Kelly Clarkson Shows Love For Fellow 'Idol' Alum Carrie Underwood With Epic 'Before He Cheats' Cover: Watch

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Kelly Clarkson performs during Kellyoke on The Kelly Clarkson Show. 

Kelly Clarkson showcased her vocal power on a standout cover of fellow American Idol graduate Carrie Underwood’s “Before He Cheats” during her “Kellyoke” segment on The Kelly Clarkson Show on Wednesday (Oct. 2).

The pop star and television host belted Underwood’s 2006 No. 1 hit while her studio audience sang along word for word. Putting her distinct interpretation on the song with soulful and soaring vocals, Clarkson’s performance impressed.

This isn’t the first time Clarkson has put her own spin on a country song. Previously, she covered Kelsea Ballerini’s “Miss Me More” as well as Dolly Parton’s “9 to 5.”  

Listen to Clarkson’s jaw-dropping belt on “Before He Cheats” below.


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