3 of the Leading Performances of “I Will Always Love You”

The classic love ballad "I Will Always Love You", originally written and released by Dolly Parton in 1974 has been covered by many artists over the years. Here we include performances by Carrie Underwood, Whitney Houston and Dolly Parton. Check out all 3 performances of this song and you can decide who sang it best.

1)  Carrie Underwood

Carrie Underwood recently performed the classic “I Will Always Love You” on her Story Teller Tour.


2)  Whitney Houston

In 1992, Whitney Houston made this song even more famous via the Movie “The Body Guard” with Kevin Costner.


3)  Dolly Parton

Many country music fans claim that you can never beat the original version written and sung by Dolly Parton.  It is raw, simple and elegant.

Carrie Underwood continues to sing “I Will Always Love You” on tour.   Whitney Houston deserves credit for making the song famous in the movie and soundtrack for “The Bodyguard”.    Dolly is the original writer and artist performance of the song.   Each performance of the song is very different.   Which version do you think was best?

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