Dolly Parton's Haunting New Version of 'Jolene' Will Give You Chills

She re-recorded her hit song for the 'Dumplin'' movie soundtrack.

Just when you thought Dolly Parton couldn’t any get better.

The legendary country star recently released the soundtrack for the upcoming Netflix film, Dumplin. While it’s packed with music from Dolly, Elle King, Sia, Miranda Lambert, and more stars, there’s one single that’s catching everyone’s attention.

Dumplin' Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
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Dolly recorded a stripped-down version of her chart-topper, “Jolene,” and the powerful new rendition will give you chills. While you can stream the song on , it’s even more chilling when you watch the 9 to 5 actress belt out the heart-wrenching tune in the behind-the-scenes video above.

Fans were quick to take to social media to praise Dolly, calling her an “absolute treasure,” and describing the performance as “beautiful” and “haunting.” One even said the track gave them, “Literal chills. Like I need to go get a sweater chills.” Hey, we get it!

She is an absolute treasure. ❤️

— 🐾🐾🐾🌹KLaRiv🌷🐾🐾 (@CapeQueen75)

Have always loved the , especially your original version and the cover by ; however, your voice and the orchestration on the new cut create a hauntingly beautiful rendition.

— CosmoOpines (@CosmoOpines)

Beautiful and heart rending. In love with this incredible performance.

— daniel (@lordisthisfree)

Haunting. Your voice sounds beautiful!

— Joleen Lenihan (@JoleenLenihan)

Literal chills. Like I need to go get a sweater chills. Amazing.

— Adam Trotter (@astrotter)

Of course, this fresh take on her classic hit isn’t the only show-stopper in the lineup. According to , Dolly re-recorded six of her own songs and released six new singles for the movie. The soundtrack also only features female talent.

Dumplin’ first crossed Dolly’s radar when Jennifer Aniston sold the idea to Netflix. follows a teenager who’s a huge fan of the iconic singer, so naturally Dolly stepped in to help with the music. She now hopes that the album will “get nominated for an award on those Oscars and all that stuff,” too, according to .

To hear all of Dolly’s new tunes, and to see the story unfold, watch Dumplin’ on

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