Carl Anderson (born Carlton Earl Anderson on 27 February 1945; died 23 February 2004) was an American singer, film and theatre actor. He is probably best known for his portrayal of Judas Iscariot in the Broadway and film versions of the rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice.
As a recording artist, Anderson signed with Motown Records in 1972. Several of the most recognizable albums to be released in the 1970s would bear the mark of Anderson, including his work with Stevie Wonder on his double album, Songs in the Key of Life. He released albums throughout the 1980s and 1990s. .