Oscars: Jennifer Hudson Belts "I Can't Let Go" for In Memoriam

The musician and previous Oscar winner took the Dolby Theatre stage on Sunday night.

Jennifer Hudson took to the Dolby Theatre stage at the Oscars on Sunday to perform "I Can't Let Go."

"This is for all the people who shared their talents and lives with us. We are forever changed," said the musician and previous Oscar winner at the beginning of her ballad.

Hudson also performed the song "I Can't Let Go" on NBC's Smash.

Hudson was among the night's lineup of musical performances, which also included numbers by Anna Kendrick, Jack Black, Jennifer Hudson and Lady Gaga, as well Tim McGraw, Rita Ora, Adam Levine, Common, John Legend, Tegan and Sara, and The Lonely Island, who took to the stage to perform the nominated original songs.

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