2008 ended on a rough note for Jennifer Hudson
, with the tragic murder of her mother, brother, and nephew. But 2009 seems to be on an upswing, with the singer's big return to the spotlight.
In addition to a string of Grammy-related events, Jennifer is set to perform
at a Recording Academy party honoring Clive Davis tonight.Whitney Houston
and the Kings Of Leon
are also on the bill for the evening.
And according to Davis himself, Hudson