Kelly Clarkson Covers Prince's 'Purple Rain' During St. Paul Show: Watch

Kelly Clarkson performs during 97.3 Alice Summerthing
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Kelly Clarkson performs during 97.3 Alice Summerthing at Sharon Meadow in Golden Gate Park on June 28, 2015 in San Francisco, California.  

Kelly Clarkson paid tribute to a Twin Cities legend during her show in St. Paul, MN, on Tuesday night: Prince.

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Clarkson, who's keeping her current tour tied to her Idol come-up by letting fans pick a cover song at each stop, was visibly nervous ahead of her take on the Prince classic "Purple Rain."

"I ask you to love me, and not judge me," she told the crowd before belting out her cover, "because it's such a great classic song from someone from here."

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Watch her performance below:


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