Last night, while you may have already been retired after an unusually exhausting dance party with your 19-month-old to the Strokes’ Is This It LP, Cat Power proved herself to be a total champ on CONAN.

After announcing to the world she would cancel the European leg of her tour for both heath and financial reasons earlier this week, the tough-as-nails singer belted out a commendably heartfelt rendition of Cherokee from newest record, Sun.

pixel While you were sleeping: Cat Power played Conan