Kelly Clarkson is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and television personality who won the first season of the television series American Idol in 2002 and was signed to a US$1 million recording deal with RCA Records. Her debut single, “A Moment Like This”, which sold nearly 250,000 copies in its first week, topped the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the United States and became the country’s best-selling single of 2002. Clarkson’s debut album, Thankful, was released in April 2003 and debuted atop the Billboard 200 chart in the United States and was certified in four countries, including a double-platinum certification by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Her single, “Miss Independent”, charted in nine countries, reaching number nine on the Billboard Hot 100. Her second album, Breakaway (2004), debuted at number three on the Billboard 200 and subsequently became her most successful studio album to date, being certified sextuple-platinum in the United States and twelve million worldwide. In 2018, she became the coach on the television competition series The Voice. Born Kelly Brianne Clarkson on April 24, 1982 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA, to parents Jeanne Rose, a first grade English teacher, and Stephen Michael Clarkson, a former engineer. She is the youngest of three children, with brother Jason and sister Alyssa. She also has two younger half brothers from her father’s second marriage. She attended and graduated in 2000 from Burleson High School, Burleson, Texas. She is married to Brandon Blackstock, with whom she has two children, a daughter River Rose and a son Remington Alexander.
Kelly Clarkson Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 24 April 1982
Birth Place: Fort Worth, Texas, USA
Birth Name: Kelly Brianne Clarkson
Nicknames: Kellbelle, The Original American Idol, The Princess of Pop, The Queen of Covers
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Occupation: Singer, Songwriter, Television personality
Race/Ethnicity: White/Greek (great-grandfather), English, German, Irish, Scottish
Religion: Southern Baptist
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Hazel
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Kelly Clarkson Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 170 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 77 kg
Height in Feet: 5′ 3½”
Height in Meters: 1.61 m
Body Build/Type: Average
Body Shape: Pear
Body Measurements: 37-31-37 in (94-68-94 cm)
Breast Size: 37 inches (94 cm)
Waist Size: 31 inches (68 cm)
Hips Size: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bra Size/Cup Size: 34C
Feet/Shoe Size: 7 (US)
Dress Size: 12 (US)
Kelly Clarkson Family Details:
Father: Stephen Michael Clarkson (Engineer)
Mother: Jeanne Taylor (English teacher)
Spouse/Husband: Brandon Blackstock (m. 2013)
Children: River Rose Blackstock (Daughter) (b. June 12, 2014), Remington Alexander Blackstock (Son) (b. April 12, 2016)
Siblings: Jason Clarkson (Older Brother), Alyssa Clarkson (Older Sister)
Others: Shelby Blackstock (Brother-in-law), Jimmy Taylor (Stepfather), Reba McEntire (Step-Mother-In-Law)
Kelly Clarkson Education:
Pauline Hughes Middle School
Burleson High School, Burleson, Texas (2000)
Kelly Clarkson Facts:
*She was born on April 24, 1982 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA.
*Her parents divorced when she was six years old.
*She was raised Southern Baptist.
*She is the highest-selling American Idol winner.
*She made her chart debut in September 2002 with the double A-side single “Before Your Love” / “A Moment Like This”.
*She made her debut music video appearance for the video “Before Your Love” in 2002.
*Visit her official website: www.kellyclarkson.com
*Follow her on Twitter, YouTube, Facebook and Instagram.