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Jennifer Hudson set for Oscars return as performer

Jennifer Hudson has joined the list of superstars performing at the 2015 Oscars.

The singer/actress, who picked up a Best Supporting Actress Academy Award in 2007 for her role in movie musical Dreamgirls, will join the likes of Adam Levine, Tim McGraw, John Legend, Common and Rita Ora onstage at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood on 22 February (15).

It is not clear exactly what Hudson will be doing at the Oscars, but announcing the news via Twitter.com on Tuesday (10Feb15), it's clear she's thrilled: "I'm excited to announce that @TheAcademy has invited me to perform on the #Oscars on Feb. 22nd!"