Kelly Clarkson is currently playing shows across the country for her Piece by Piece Tour. During each concert, she has been performing one fan-suggested cover song. So far, Clarkson has covered everyone from Taylor Swift to Miley Cyrus.
During her Aug. 27 performance in Albuquerque, N.M, Clarkson took on Dolly Parton’s 1974 hit, “Jolene.” The track is one of the most recognizable country songs in history and has been covered by artists from many genres, including The White Stripes and Martina McBride.
Even though Clarkson is known for her powerhouse voice, she opted for a more restrained and emotional performance of the Parton classic. Overall, the 33-year-old stayed true to the sound from the original recording, using the musical qualities that have made her a favorite of both pop and country fans alike.
Click below to watch Kelly Clarkson’s killer version of “Jolene”.