Kelly Clarkson introduced yesterday through an interview with Selection that she has recorded a brand new album, her first in 5 years. In the identical interview, Clarkson confirmed that she would launch a brand new model of “9 To five” with its unique singer, Dolly Parton. The reimagined “9 To five” was created particularly for the brand new documentary Nonetheless Working 9 To five, which will likely be launched in choose theaters on September 16.
The up to date model of “9 To five” is produced by Shane McAnally, Sasha Alex Sloan, and King Henry. “I used to be blown away after I heard what Shane had executed with my track,” Parton lately advised Rolling Stone. “This association exhibits how in another way a track might be executed and the story might be advised in a complete new method. And particular because of [Dolly Parton Enterprises creative director] Steve Summers for getting the ball rolling on this musical enterprise.”
As for Clarkson, the singer and speak present host advised Selection that her new album can be out subsequent yr. “This is a crucial album,” Clarkson mentioned. “I’m engaged on this in remedy: I’ve a tough time vocalizing what I’m feeling generally, so music is useful for me. It’s simply been actually therapeutic. I recorded the report fairly a while in the past.”
Clarkson additionally lately shared an emotional Instagram submit reflecting on the twentieth anniversary since her turning into the primary singer to win American Idol:
20 years in the past at the moment I gained American Idol and it eternally modified the course of my life. That second was the door that opened up a lot entry and alternative, and artistic partnerships that I’ll be glad about all of my days.
The household and friendships I’ve created over these 20 years in music and television are priceless to me,” she continued. “We solely get so many journeys across the solar and whereas I’m proud and really feel abundantly blessed of the successes and failures that I’ve discovered from, I’m most proud and grateful for these buddies which have turn into household, and for his or her arms which have held me after I wanted it and their hearts that listened to me after I felt misplaced. With out them I might not be the place I’m. I might most likely not be right here in any respect.
Take heed to Parton and Clarkson’s “9 To five” beneath.