Married Life of Kelly Clarkson with Blackstock; Her Kids and net Worth 2022
Facts of Kelly Clarkson
|Full Name:||Kelly Clarkson|
|Birth Date:||April 24, 1982|
|Height:||5 feet 3 inches (1.60m)|
|Married||Brandon Blackstock (2013)|
|Net Worth||$28 million|
|Birth Place||Fort Worth, Texas|
|Ethnicity||Mixed (Greek, English, German, Irish, and Scottish)|
|Education||Pauline Hughes Middle School, Burleson High School|
|Father||Stephen Michael Clarkson|
|Kids||River Rose Blackstock, Remington Alexander Blackstock|
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Kelly Clarkson is an American singer as well as a songwriter. She is popular after being the winner of the television series ‘American Idol.’
Early Life of Kelly Clarkson
Kelly Clarkson was born in Fort Worth, Texas, the USA as Kelly Brianne Clarkson on April 24, 1982. Currently, she is 37 years old and her sun sign is Taurus. She is of American nationality and belongs to a mixed ethnic background of Greek, English, German, Irish, and Scottish.
The name of her parents Jeanne Ann and Stephen Michael Clarkson. Her father is a former engineer and her mother was a first-grade English teacher. She has a brother, Jason, and a sister named Alyssa. She became interested in music and singing from her childhood years.
Concerning her education, Clarkson attended Pauline Hughes Middle School. Later on, she graduated from Burleson High School in 2000.
Body Measurement of Singer
Clarkson has a height of 5 feet 3 inches or 161 cm. Additionally, she weighs around 79 kg or 174 pounds. Similarly, she has a body measurement of 37-31-37 inches. She has dyed her hair blonde and her eye color is hazel.
How much is Kelly Clarkson Net Worth and Salary?
Currently, Clarkson has an estimated net worth of $28 million as of 2022. Her success as an American Idol winner has helped her career to turn her life entirely. She becomes able to earn such a huge amount from her singing career.
Besides this, she recently bought a mansion at Encino, CA, property for $8.5 million. However, she’s still trying to sell her old house in Hendersonville, TN. Her net worth is enough for her to maintain a lavish lifestyle in a luxurious way.
|Net Worth in 2019||$28 million|
|Net Worth in 2018||Under Review|
|Annual Salary||Under Review|
|Income Source As||Singer, Songwriter, and Reality TV star|
Apart from that, she released her debut album Thankful in 2003 after she signed a deal with RCA Records of $1 million. Billboard reported that the label gave Clarkson around $1 million to $3 million for each of her studio albums.
Additionally, her albums have sold over 25 million copies and 45 million singles, worldwide earning her a fortune. Likewise, from her The Voice coaching, she earns around $13 million to $14 million per season.
Who is Kelly Clarkson Married to?
Currently, Clarkson is a married woman. She married Brandon Blackstock. Brandon is also in the industry as a music manager. The pair married on 20 October 2013. Moreover, they have two children together: River Rose Blackstock and Remington Alexander Blackstock. Their marriage is going strong as there is no news of their divorce and extramarital affairs at present.
Previously, Clarkson dated singer Graham Colton for a year from May 2005 to 2006. Later, she was in a relationship with musician Ryan Key. Nevertheless, she became part of a controversy after she admitted to disciplining her children in a way that other parents don’t necessarily agree with.
Kelly also found herself in the middle of a huge political controversy during September 2017. She is enjoying a blissful life with her family.
American Idol Winner
Kelly returned to Burleson, Texas as her Los Angeles apartment was destroyed in a fire. Being urged by one of her closest friends, she decided to enter the first American Idol talent search with 10,000 other hopefuls. Clarkson has referred to the show’s first season as chaotic.
At that time, the operation of the show changed daily, and the contestants were like kids in camp. However, her strong, confident voice and friendly personality made her a fan favorite. Luckily, on September 4, 2002, she was named the winner of American Idol.
Likewise, RCA Records immediately signed her to a recording contracted and slated music industry legend Clive Davis to executive produce her first album.
Albums and Awards
Moreover, she auditioned for the ‘American Idol: The Search for a Superstar.’ She won the competition on September 4, 2002. Eventually, she signed a record deal with RCA Records, 19 Recordings, and S Records.
Clarkson has released several albums to date including ‘Thankful’, ‘Breakaway’, ‘My December’, ‘All I Ever Wanted, ‘Stronger’, ‘Wrapped in Red’, and ‘Piece by Piece’ among others.
In addition, she has been part of several tours to date like ‘Breakaway World Tour’, ‘My December Tour’, ‘Piece by Piece Tour’, and Meaning of Life Tour.’ Apart from that, Kelly has also appeared in several movies and television series. She appeared in ‘Reba’ in 2007 and ‘American Dreams’ in 2003.
Concerning her awards, Clarkson garnered the Brit Award nomination in 2006 and the Dorian Award nomination in 2017.
Additionally, she has received 15 Grammy Award nominations and has won the award three times. Furthermore, she has also won the MTV Video Music Awards a total of two times.
After becoming a mother, Clarkson also added “Author” to her list of professional credits. Her first children’s book was named River Rose and the Magical Lullaby which was released in 2016. That book features an original lullaby written as well as performed by Clarkson.
Clarkson initially performed in several musicals including ‘Annie Get Your Gun’, ‘Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, and ‘Brigadoon.’ After turning down two recording contracts from Jive Records and Interscope Records, Kelly appeared in ‘Sabrina, the Teenage Witch’ and ‘Dharma & Greg.’