The Smoakstack Sessions

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The Smoakstack Sessions
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EP by Kelly Clarkson
Released October 24, 2011
Recorded 2011
Studio The Smoakstack Studios
(Nashville, Tennessee)[1]
Genre Pop
Length 22:09
Label
Producer
  • Jason Halbert
  • DJ Form
  • Incorporated Elements
Kelly Clarkson chronology
Stronger
(2011)
The Smoakstack Sessions
(2011)
iTunes Session
(2011)

The Smoakstack Sessions is the debut extended play by American pop rock singer Kelly Clarkson. It was released as a companion EP to her fifth studio album, Stronger, and was made available exclusively through her official online music store.[2][3] It consists of acoustic performances of select album tracks from Stronger, while also including "If I Can't Have You" from All I Ever Wanted (2009) and a cover version of Bonnie Raitt's "I Can't Make You Love Me"; all of which were recorded at the Smoakstack Studios in Nashville, Tennessee.[1] The songs "You Love Me" and "If I Can't Have You" were produced by DJ Form and Incorporated Elements.

Track listing[edit]

The Smoakstack Sessions – Standard edition
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Hello"   3:06
2. "The War Is Over"   3:58
3. "You Love Me"  
  • Clarkson
  • Abraham
  • Goldstein
4:05
4. "The Sun Will Rise"   3:20
5. "If I Can't Have You"  
3:40
6. "I Can't Make You Love Me"   3:57
Total length:
22:09

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Former 'American Idol' Now the Voice of Vengeance". The New York Times. New York Times Company. Retrieved 2011-09-15. 
  2. ^ "Kelly unveils 'Stronger' Track listing". Kellyclarkson.com. Sony Music Entertainment. Retrieved 2011-09-15. 
  3. ^ "Kelly Clarkson Unveils Stronger Track List". MTV. MTV Networks. Retrieved 2011-09-15.