In a new series shared exclusively with PEOPLE called "Voice Coaches on Blast," the singer reveals many of her firsts and favorites

By Brianne Tracy
November 27, 2018 03:45 PM

Forget the fries – Jennifer Hudson would offer her customers a song with their meals when she worked at Burger King.

In a new series shared exclusively with PEOPLE called “Voice Coaches on Blast,” the singer reveals that she would sing to the customers who stopped by her drive-thru lane during the time she worked at the fast-food chain.

“My first and only real job was working at Burger King,” Hudson, 37, says in the clip. “I used to sing at the drive-thru window. That was my microphone.”

Jennifer Hudson
NBC

Hudson goes on to share many of her other firsts and favorites in the rapid-fire style interview on the set of the show — including her first concert.

“My first concert was my own,” she says. “That was always my promise to myself. I always saved that moment because I said I wanted my first concert to be my own and it was.”

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Though Hudson has traveled the world, she says there’s no place like home and that Chicago is still her favorite place to visit.

“Yes it’s my hometown, but I don’t get there much,” she says. “So home is a vacation.”

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The American Idol alum also reveals the last movie she watched was Jurassic World, her first car was a 1996 Buick Riviera that she bought at a car auction and that she’s both a “night owl” and a morning person.

As to her biggest pet peeve?

“When people assume,” she says. “You assume, you miss out.”

Season 15 of The Voice airs Mondays and Tuesdays at 8 p.m. ET on NBC.

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