Kelly Clarkson covers Purple Rain by Prince
06 Aug 2015
The American star Kelly Clarkson covered Prince’s iconic Purple Rain track during a recent gig in his hometown of Minneapolis, America.
The Heartbeat Song singer was performing Minneapolis, America, as part of her Piece by Piece tour where she sang their iconic song Purple Rain by Prince, who was born in the city.
Taking to the stage, Kelly Clarkson said, “It’s such a great classic song from someone from here, so this is Purple Rain, ya’ll” before singing an incredible rendition of the track.
Listen to Kelly Clarkson perform Purple Rain below
Purple Rain was originally released in 1984 by Prince, and it featured on the album of the same name.
Meanwhile, Kelly Clarkson confirmed earlier this week she would bring her Piece by Piece tour to the UK towards the end of 2015.
Kelly Clarkson will play shows in Manchester, Birmingham, London, Glasgow and Leeds. Tickets can now be purchased here for Kelly Clarkson’s 2015 tour dates.
Kelly Clarkson UK tour dates 2015
The SSE Hydro, Glasgow (12)
Genting Arena, Birmingham (14)
First Direct Arena, Leeds (16)
Manchester Arena (18)
The SSE Arena, Wembley, London (20)