It is the story each street performer desires to say occurred to them — they’re singing, minding their very own enterprise when a well-known artist walks by and begins singing with them. It occurred to a street singer in Boston who was paid a go to by John Legend, and now Jennifer Hudson made it occur once more.
The L.A. performer, who goes by the identify of Cameron Rowland, posted a TikTok after the assembly the place he excitedly shared the information, in addition to the video, of Hudson belting the dramatic refrain of the favored tune, whereas Rowland performs his guitar.
“I cannot believe this. Jennifer freaking Hudson came up to me while I was singing on the street and she sang with me… dream come true,” he shared in his video.
Hudson was apparently so enamored by Rowland’s performance that she even posted the video on her own Instagram.
“I was taking a walk on the beach and heard some beautiful music so I had to stop and listen. When the artist announced his last song would be ‘Hallelujah,’ I couldn’t help but join him!” Hudson wrote alongside the video. “Yal know that’s my favorite song!”
“I am so inspired by people doing what they love. He is such a talent,” she continued, earlier than urging folks to take a look at his music and comply with him.
As if Rowland’s day could not get extra surreal, each Reese Witherspoon and Carole King chimed in on Hudson’s publish, with Witherspoon commenting “Amazing!” and King leaving clapping fingers emojis.
The Oscar winner — who is only one award away from legendary EGOT standing — spent most of her 2021 selling her biopic Aretha, although she additionally discovered time to want Beyonce a comfortable birthday and cease by the 2021 AMAs. Fortunately, for Rowland, she’s not too busy to assist a street performer make a lasting reminiscence.