John Fogerty and Jennifer Hudson Team Up for “Proud Mary”

John Fogerty teaming up with Phillip Phillips on stage at the American Idol finale to sing “Have You Ever Seen the Rain” was not the last of the Creedance Clear Water Revival frontman’s Idol collaborations.

Now, Ultimate Classic Rock is reporting that Fogerty and Jennifer Hudson entered a studio in New Orleans last Wednesday to record a duet of “Proud Mary.” New Orleans native, Allen Toussaint, worked on a song arrangement with Fogerty and played piano on the track. Rebirth Brass Band washboard player Rockin’ Dopsie and accordion player Anthony “Dopsie” Rubin played on the track as well.

Other artists slated to appear on the album, called Wrote a Song For Everyone include, Miranda Lambert, Keith Urban, My Morning Jacket, Foo Fighters, Brad Paisley and more. Check out the track list at Ultimate Classic Rock.

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