AURORA - An Aurora teen already was having a fabulous birthday, but a message from a world famous singer turned out to be the cherry on top during Marissa Murdock's sweet 16 celebration.
Jennifer Hudson sent a video message to Marissa wishing her a happy 16th birthday.
Marissa is a sophomore at Bishop Machebeuf High School and does volunteer work at Children's Hospital, Denver Children's Home and for a number of other non-profit groups.
She is a singer and says she uses her vocal talents to help others.
Marissa's mom wrote Hudson a letter about her daughter's volunteer work and the Oscar and grammy award winning singer was happy to send a birthday message.