Not only was she the first-ever winner of American Idol, Kelly Clarkson is also a successful singer, mother, and wife. And after she recently revealed that she wanted to commit suicide when she was skinny, fans have been curious to learn all about the star. Scroll down to get all your burning questions about Kelly answered!
Who is Kelly Clarkson married to?
In October 2013, Kelly married her husband, Brandon Blackstock in a romantic Tenessee ceremony. However, she's admitted to Redbook that they've both forgotten their anniversary before — including this year! Watch the video below to see what Kelly had to say about their special day!
In a previous interview with People, Kelly shared that it was love at first sight between the two when she first saw Brandon at the 2006 rehearsals for the American Country Music Awards. "I've only had three other boyfriends that I dated, and not really seriously," she said. "This guy walks by, making everybody laugh. I said, 'I'm gonna end up with him. I know it.'" Too cute!
How many kids does Kelly Clarkson have?
Kelly and Brandon have two kids together, daughter River Rose, 3, who was born in June 2014, and son Remington, 18 months, who was born in April 2016. Kelly is also a stepmom to Brandon's two older kids, Seth and Savannah, from a previous relationship of his.
Who is Kelly Clarkson's mother-in-law?
Brandon's mom, Elisa Gayle Ritter, is Kelly's mother-in-law. However, she and Brandon's dad, Narvel Blackstock, divorced in 1988, and what many people may not know is that Narvel married a very popular singer — Reba McEntire! The couple divorced last year, but up until then, we guess you could say Reba was Kelly's second mother-in-law.
How tall is Kelly Clarkson?
Unless you've seen Kelly Clarkson in concert before, it's like difficult to tell how tall she is! Turns out, the actress is five feet and three inches tall. Is that taller or shorter than you thought after watching her on television?
Where is Kelly Clarkson from?
Kelly is from Fort Worth, TX. She was born and raised there and graduated from Burleson High School in 2000. After she finished school, she moved to LA to pursue a career in music, which obviously ended up working out for her! She now resides in Nashville.
When did Kelly Clarkson win American Idol?
Kelly beat runner-up Justin Guarini during the first season of American Idol back in 2002 and released the single "A Moment Like This" subsequently. Have you ever seen her audition? Ever since her big victory, Kelly has been one of the biggest faces in the music industry. Here's hoping she makes some sort of cameo on the show's upcoming reboot!