Singer Jennifer Hudson performs on NBC's "Today" at Rockefeller Center on May 15, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)more pics » Don't Miss:
, who has for weeks denied that she has a baby on the way, is most definitely pregnant. Either that, or her friends enjoy throwing baby showers for people at random.
Singer/actress Felicia Fields, a friend of Hudson's, told the Chicago Tribune
that Jennifer is indeed pregnant, saying of the party she and other friends threw for Hudson in Chicago, "It was a baby shower, a quiet gathering of friends and mostly family. They’re really trying to keep it kind of quiet.”
Which is why she's telling the papers, huh?
Hudson, 27, is one of the brightest stars to come out of American Idol. After finishing seventh in the third season of the show, she went on to win an Academy Award for her performance in Dreamgirls.
Hudson is engaged to David Otunga, best known for his appearance on the reality TV show I Love New York. He was by her side during the tragic murders of her mother, brother, and nephew in Chicago last fall.