The first single from the American Idol's self-titled album is an inspired cover of The Script's original, which was only available on the Japanese release of their record.
Kris's version premiered on New York's Z100 radio station on September 21 (his album comes out November 17). Visit JSYK on Monday to hear Kris' new album a full week before it's release!
What do you think of his music? Leave a comment and let us know. And check out the video for the 'Live Like We're Dying' below.
Kris plays guitar and piano in the video, which also features some pretty cool pyrotechnics. And click here for a chance to win a trip to NYC to meet Kris and have him perform for you! You must be at least 13 years old.