02/26/2009 at 02:00 PM EST
will return to her hometown of Chicago to sing on The Oprah Winfrey
The Grammy and Oscar winner has performed at several high-profile events, including the Super Bowl and the Grammys
, over the last month. But this marks the first time that Hudson will sing in Chicago, since her mother, brother and nephew were killed
Hudson will reportedly sing "If This Isn't Love" from her self-titled album.
The Grammy winner will kick off her first solo tour
on April 2 in Philadelphia alongside R&B singer Robin Thicke.
– Marla Lehner