Jackie Evancho Releases Stunning Cover of Taylor Swift and The Civil Wars' 'Safe and Sound'

The America's Got Talent alum channels Katniss Everdeen in her latest cover

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May the odds be ever in her favor.

America’s Got Talent alum Jackie Evancho has returned with a new song – and it might sound pretty familiar.

The vocal wunderkind, 15, has recorded a stunning cover of Taylor Swift and The Civil Wars’ “Safe and Sound,” and PEOPLE has an exclusive first look and listen.

Inspired by The Hunger Games – the film for which Swift and The Civil Wars originally recorded the track – the clip finds Evancho serving up some Katniss Everdeen realness even Jennifer Lawrence would be proud of. While she’s best known for operatic covers of classics, this latest release marks a contemporary departure for the singer.

Evancho’s version of “Safe and Sound” is available for purchase in the iTunes Store Friday.

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