The Dream Girls star famously lost four dress sizes in two years on the weight loss programme. But recently, even she has said her fiance, WWE wrestler David Otunga, doesn't want her to lose more weight.
'Some people don't like it so much and tell me to stop,' the star recently said in an interview. My fiancé tells me not to lose more.'
'He likes me very basic, no make-up, no heels, no fuss,' the singer explained. I think both of us are still struggling to come to terms with this new me.'
Hudson joined a slew of other stars at tonight's gala, held at the Hammerstein Ballroom in the Big Apple. Christina Aguilera looked happy and relaxed as she posed on the red carpet wearing a black lacy Valentino minidress and towering black heels. Actress Evan Rachel Wood plumped for a different look in a pair of ultra short black shorts, tights and a short cropped black jacket.
They were lending their support to the concert in aid of Blige's FFAWN’s Scholarship Fund which helps send young women to college with full, four-year scholarships.
Blige herself looked stunning in a gold layered minidress, while singer Corinne Bailey Rae also lent her support in a simple pink sweater dress.