Jennifer Hudson Makes Musical Return with New Single “Burden Down”

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Today, Jennifer Hudson returns with her brand new single “Burden Down,” as well as a powerful music video, directed by Sam Lecca.

Once again, the two-time GRAMMY® Award-winning powerhouse and Academy® Award- and Golden Globe® Award-winning actress delivers a blockbuster R&B anthem that’s immediately irresistible. It highlights the power, poise, and passion inherent in her instantly recognizable voice. Most importantly, it hints at big things to come in 2018.

“Burden Down” serves as the first single from her anxiously awaited fourth full-length album due out next year.

The release caps off an incredible 2017 for Hudson. For her riveting turn on The Color Purple (New Broadway Cast Recording) – Album, she earned a GRAMMY® in the category of “Best Musical Theater Album” and a Daytime Emmy® for “Outstanding Musical Performance in a Daytime Program.” Moreover, she captured the hearts of viewers everywhere as a coach on the thirteenth season of NBC’s The Voice.

Everything set the stage for the release of the new record as she remains on the verge of unveiling yet another classic.

Check out the music video for “Burden Down” below…

Burden Down (Official Video) by Jennifer Hudson on VEVO.

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.