Kelly Clarkson Covers “Why Don’t We Just Dance” By Josh Turner

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In the latest Kellyoke segment, Kelly Clarkson and her band, My Band Y’all, treated viewers to a cover of Josh Turner’s “Why Don’t We Just Dance.”

During Kelly Clarkson’s Kellyoke segment on her daytime talk show, The Kelly Clarkson Show regularly features covers from a wide range of musical genres. And it’s no secret that she has a soft spot for country music, often choosing country hits for her performances. From Little Big Town and Chris Stapleton, to Lainey Wilson and Jelly Roll, Clarkson has previously covered numerous country favorites and classics throughout the years.

About “Why Don’t We Just Dance”

Josh Turner’s hit song “Why Don’t We Just Dance” was released in August 2009 as the lead single from his fourth studio album Haywire. This catchy tune quickly soared to the top of the charts, marking Turner’s third number-one hit in his career. Impressively, it remained at the top spot for four weeks, making it his longest-running chart-topper to date. The song’s popularity continued to grow over the years, earning it a Gold certification from the RIAA. The track was Turner’s fourth single to achieve this milestone.

Kelly Clarkson’s rendition of “Why Don’t We Just Dance” arrives at the perfect moment, aligning with the debut of Josh Turner’s newest single, “Heatin’ Things Up,” which was released today.


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Today marks the release of Josh Turner’s latest track, “Heatin’ Things Up,” produced by Kenny Greenberg. The song, written by Marv Green, Luke Laird, and Brice Long, serves as the lead single from Turner’s upcoming 10th studio album, set to be released later this year, according to UMG Nashville. Alongside this exciting release, Turner is currently on tour across the country for his “The Greatest Hits Tour.”

Watch Kelly Clarkson cover Josh Turner’s “Why Don’t We Just Dance” in the video below.