By Amanda Wicks

Amy Grant’s 1991 hit “Baby Baby” turns 25 this year, and to commemorate the occasion she’s decided to remake the song. To give “Baby Baby” a bit of an update, Grant tapped none other than rising young pop star and GRAMMY Best New Artist nominee Tori Kelly to help her.

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“I was thrilled to hear that Tori was on board to record it,” Grant said. “Although I had not met Tori at that point, my 15-year-old daughter, Corrina, is a big fan of Tori’s and so I was very aware of her incredible talent and was honored she would sing this song” (via People).

Producer Dave Garcia kept Grant’s original vocals as-is and brought Kelly into the recording studio to do a fresh take. He then merged the two tracks for the updated version. Garcia said, “Tori is such an incredible vocalist, one of the most effortless singers I have ever heard, and once she starts singing it is like a rocket engine has been strapped on to the song and she takes us all on a ride. I really think she knocked it out of the park.”

Watch the video on Vimeo.



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