KELLY Clarkson is a world-famous singer thanks to her long career in the music industry.
But how did she become famous? And has she got a new album out? Here's what we know…
Rex Features Kelly Clarkson is an American singer
Who is Kelly Clarkson?
Kelly Brianne Clarkson, 35, was born in Texas on April 24, 1982 and is an American singer, songwriter, actress and author.
She shot to fame in 2002 after winning the first ever series of American Idol, which earned her a record deal with RCA Records.
Kelly's debut single, Before Your Love/A Moment Like This topped the US Billboard Hot 100 chart and became the best-selling single of 2002.
She has gone onto be a global megastar and has won three coveted Grammys in the process.
Reuters She shot to fame after winning the first ever American Idol
What are Kelly Clarkson's biggest songs?
Kelly has racked up a huge about of hits:
- Because of You
- Piece by Piece
- Since U Been Gone
- My Life Would Suck Without You
- Miss Independent
- Never Again
- Walk Away
- Mr Know It All
When is Kelly Clarkson's new album Meaning of Life released?
Kelly is back with a brand new album, Meaning of Life.
It will be her eight studio album.
It is out NOW.
What is Kelly Clarkson's net worth?
Kelly has amassed quite a fortune since her rise to fame in 2002.
She has an estimated wealth of £21million.
This is through her music, touring and endorsements.
Getty Images – Getty She is married to her manager's son, Brandon Blackstock
Is Kelly Clarkson married?
In 2012, Kelly began dating talent manager Brandon Blackstock, the son of her manager Narvel Blackstock.
The couple married on October 20, 2013, at Blackberry Farm in Tennessee.
Their first child, a daughter, was born on June 12, 2014, and their second child, a son, on April 12, 2016.
Watch the music video for Kelly Clarkson's new single Love So Soft
'COLD AND CALCULATING'
'I'M SICK OF YOU'
RUMBLE IN JUNGLE
HOST WITH THE MOST
GEM'S A FAN GIRL
What about now?
DIVORCE BATTLE LATEST
THE WRIGHT CROWD
SCARY SPICE'S EX
- Who is Kelly Clarkson?
- What are Kelly Clarkson's biggest songs?
- When is Kelly Clarkson's new album Meaning of Life released?
- What is Kelly Clarkson's net worth?
- Is Kelly Clarkson married?
- BARING ALL
- Pricey’s revenge
- 'COLD AND CALCULATING'
- rude awakening!
- x-rated row
- 'I'M SICK OF YOU'
- NOSE DIVE
- TOO FAR?
- TOUCHING STORY
- RUMBLE IN JUNGLE
- HOST WITH THE MOST
- GEM'S A FAN GIRL
- What about now?
- MOTHER HEN
- DIVORCE BATTLE LATEST
- THE WRIGHT CROWD
- SCARY SPICE'S EX