(Photo: Splash News Online) Jennifer Hudson is preparing to return to the public spotlight following a period of private mourning over the murder of her family.
She has added a spot on the 51st annual Grammy Awards broadcast to her list of coming-out performances.
Hudson is nominated for Best Female R&B Performance for 'Spotlight', Best R&B Performance By a Duo or Group With Vocals for 'I'm His Only Woman' with Fantasia, and Best R&B Album for Jennifer Hudson.
Also added to the lineup is Carrie Underwood.
Previously announced acts on the February 6 bash include Coldplay, the Jonas Brothers, Katy Perry, and Kenny Chesney.