The canine days of The Kelly Clarkson Present‘s summer time hiatus are lastly over, and with a brand new season comes new Kellyoke covers, the newest of which noticed Kelly Clarkson and her band passionately performing Florence + The Machine‘s single “Canine Days Are Over.”
The Friday (Sept. 16) efficiency started with Clarkson singing the opening verse of “Canine Days,” at first accompanied solely by the track’s immediately recognizable shimmery piano riff. “Happiness hit her like a prepare on a monitor/ Coming in the direction of her caught nonetheless no turning again,” the three-time Grammy winner sang, proper earlier than being joined by drums, electrical guitar and bass kicking into excessive gear.
With white lights swirling throughout them, Clarkson’s band, Y’all, danced joyfully alongside to the music they have been making. Then, proper earlier than the refrain, they dropped into a strong beat of complete silence, earlier than slamming down exhausting as soon as once more on their keys, strings and excessive hats in time with the re-entry of the “Stronger” singer’s passionate, ever spectacular belt.
“Run quick in your mom, run quick in your father, run in your youngsters, in your sisters and brothers,” Clarkson sang. “Depart all of your love and your longing behind/ You’ll be able to’t carry it with you if you wish to survive.”
The Friday episode of The Kelly Clarkson Present marks the top of the primary week of the discuss present’s fourth season, which premiered Monday (Sept. 12) after a months-long hiatus over the summer time. The American Idol winner’s “Canine Days” efficiency rounds out a full week’s value of Kellyoke covers, which additionally noticed Clarkson and her band tackling songs by Stephen Sondheim, Mary J. Blige and Silvana Estrada in addition to a particular medley of hits by Taylor Swift, Madonna, Aretha Franklin and Willie Nelson.
Watch Kelly Clarkson sing Florence + The Machine’s “Canine Days Are Over” beneath: