Kelly Clarkson Rides Taylor Swift’s “White Horse”; Let the Unfair Comparisons Begin!

American Idol fave Kelly Clarkson clearly enjoys performing other artists’ music, and she obviously has an affinity for Taylor Swift.

So we can only ask: Why did it take so long for Clarkson to bring her own interpretation to one of Swift’s tunes?

Behold, K-Clark’s cover of T-Swift’s “White Horse,” from Tay-Tay’s runaway smash album Fearless:

For the sake of comparison, here’s the original version of the tune:

Both fine renditions, but who rode that “White Horse” better? We’re not here to judge—that’s your job! Hit us up in the comments section and share your thoughts: Does Clarkson or Swift do the song better justice?

(PS: For more Clarkson tuneage from this session—including a rousing cover of U2’s “I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For”—head on over to Idolator.)