Chris Stapleton resurrected George Jones’ classic “Tennessee Whiskey” with his surreal performance at the 2015 CMA Awards alongside Justin Timberlake. In addition to a skyrocketed career for Stapleton, countless covers of the country song have poured in following the performance, including that of 14-year-old Mara Justine.
The talented teen with a big personality puts her all into her delivery of Jones’ country megahit, dancing along passionately while singing the country classic. Mara’s intoxicatingly soulful vocals radiate through the airwaves in this mesmerizing acoustic rendition of “Tennessee Whiskey”.
Mara first won the heart of the nation with her unreal audition on Season 9 of America’s Got Talent, making it all the way to the finals at just 11 years old. Now years later, the young talent is still in hot pursuit of her dreams, accumulating a staggering 1.3 millions combined views on her YouTube page.
You can watch Mara’s rendition of “Tennessee Whiskey” below!