Kelly Clarkson Covers Prince “Purple Rain” (VIDEO)

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Kelly Clarkson nails another cover. This time, her fan request at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota on Tuesday night, honored the twin city’s very own Prince.

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Before launching into a soulful rendition of the classic “Purple Rain,” Kelly told the crowd, “We all knew the song we are about to do, because everyone knows it.” She added, laughing, “It’s such a classic to ask you to love me and not judge me…it’s such a great classic song from someone from here.”

“Aw Jesus,” she said as the music started up. No worries! The song gave Kelly a chance to show off her soulful chops. I think the purple one would be pleased.

Watch Kelly perform “Purple Rain” by Prince, below.

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