When she’s working with her contestants on The Voice, it’s not difficult for Jennifer Hudson to put herself into their shoes. After all, she was once an American Idol hopeful. Spoiler alert: She didn’t win, but she managed to jump-start a spectacular career that has included both an Oscar and a Grammy. Now, she’s sharing her experience with the Voice contestants, and she told us her experience definitely gives her a certain sense of empathy that helps her connect with them. (Click on the media bar below to hear Jennifer Hudson)
The Voice airs Monday and Tuesday nights at 8/7c on NBC.