Remember When Kelly Clarkson, Trisha Yearwood and Reba McEntire Joined Forces To Sing ‘Silent Night?’
In 2013, Kelly Clarkson was joined by two of country music’s biggest superstars, Reba McEntire and Trisha Yearwood, for a…
Trisha Yearwood, Kelly Clarkson, Reba McEntire ; Photo via YouTube
Clarkson, donning a gorgeous red ball gown, opened the performance taking lead on the first verse. Yearwood then appeared on stage to take on lead vocals as Clarkson provided harmonies.
Moments later, McEntire appeared to sing lead while Clarkson and Yearwood provided background vocals.
The star-studded performance concluded with the three superstars harmonizing with each other as they effortlessly sang the classic Christmas song.
It is truly a breathtaking performance and will forever go down as one of the best renditions of the song.
The goosebumps-inducing performance took place during Clarkson’s Christmas special, Kelly Clarkson’s Cautionary Christmas Music Tale, on NBC.
The special was filmed live at The Venetian Las Vegas on October 13, 2013 and aired on December 11, 2013.
Kelly Clarkson’s Cautionary Christmas Music Tale also featured performances and or appearances by Blake Shelton, Heidi Klum, the late Robin Williams, Whoopi Goldberg, William Shatner, Jay Leno, Danica Patrick and more.
The show featured performances of holiday classics like “Run Run Rudolph,” “Please Come Home for Christmas,” and “White Christmas.” Clarkson also performed original tracks such as “Wrapped In Red” and “Underneath The Tree.”
Clarkson, Yearwood and McEntire’s version of “Silent Night” appears on Clarkson’s 2013 Christmas album, Wrapped In Red.
Clarkson’s second Christmas album, When Christmas Comes Around… was released in 2021.
Lauren Jo Black
Lauren Jo Black, a University of Central Florida graduate, has immersed herself in the world of country music for over 15 years. In 2008, she co-founded CountryMusicIsLove, eventually selling it to a major record label in 2015. Following the rebranding of the website to Sounds Like Nashville, Black served as Editor-in-Chief for two and a half years. Currently, she assumes the role of Editor-in-Chief at Country Now and oversees Country Now’s content and digital footprint. Her extensive experience also encompasses her previous role as a Country Music Expert Writer for Answers.com and her work being featured on Forbes.com. She’s been spotlighted among Country Aircheck’s Women of Influence and received the 2012 Rising Star Award from the University of Central Florida. Black also spent time in front of the camera as host of Country Now Live, which brought live music directly to fans in 2021 when the majority of concerts were halted due to the pandemic. During this time, she hosted 24 weeks of live concerts via Country Now Live on Twitch with special guests such as Lady A, Dierks Bentley, Jordan Davis, Brett Young, and Jon Pardi. Over the course of her career, she has had the privilege of conducting interviews with some of the industry’s most prominent stars, including Reba McEntire, Blake Shelton, Luke Combs, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Lainey Wilson, and many others. Lauren Jo Black is a longtime member of the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music.