Garth’s approval is evident in his tears and reaction at the end. Kelly absolutely nailed it!
“The Dance” is a song originally recorded by Garth Brooks in 1989. It’s a poignant ballad about the idea that life is a dance and even though it can be painful at times, it’s still worth dancing.
Kelly Clarkson performed “The Dance” as a tribute to Garth Brooks during the Kennedy Center Honors in 2020. The Kennedy Center Honors is an annual event that celebrates artists who have made significant contributions to American culture.
Clarkson’s performance was highly praised by critics and fans alike, with many noting her powerful vocals and emotional delivery. She sang the song with a full band and was joined by other musicians who played guitar, piano, and drums. The performance was a beautiful tribute to the enduring power of music and the impact that Garth Brooks has had on the country music genre.