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Jennifer Lawrence Is An International Pop Star Now

Jen of all trades.

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She recorded a haunting original hymn called "The Hanging Tree" for her new movie The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1.

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In a recent interview with David Letterman, Lawrence said singing is actually her "biggest fear" and made fun of herself and the whole experience in that signature Jennifer Lawrence way.

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She compared herself to a "tone-deaf Amy Winehouse" and sang like she had heaps of gravel in her throat.

But then a funny thing happened: People actually really liked "The Hanging Tree," which was co-written by indie-folk band The Lumineers and Hunger Games author Suzanne Collins, and made it a hit in the U.K. and Australia.

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It was No. 14 this week on the Official U.K. Singles Chart and No. 12 on ARIA's Australian Top 50 Singles Chart.

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