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Season 1 (2002), Winner
of "American Idol"
Hits include: "Already Gone",
"Behind These Hazel Eyes", "Breakaway",
"Since U Been Gone", "Because of You",
"A Moment Like This", "Miss Independent",
"Low", "My Grown Up Christmas List",
"The Trouble With Love Is",
"Sober", "My Life Would Suck Without You",
"I Do Not Hook Up", "Mr. Know It All",
"Gone", "Stronger", "Heartbeat Song".
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KELLY CLARKSON For Your Event!
GRAMMY AWARD winning Kelly Brianne Clarkson (born April 24, 1982) is an American
singer, songwriter, author, and television personality. She rose to fame after
winning the first season of American Idol in 2002, which earned her a
record deal with RCA.
On September 17, 2002, her debut double-A-side single, "Before Your Love"/"A
Moment Like This", was released. Both songs were performed by Clarkson during
the season finale of American Idol. After debuting at number 60 on the
Billboard Hot 100 chart, the single climbed to number 52 the following week, and
subsequently ascended to number one. It broke a 38-year-old record set by the
British band The Beatles for the biggest leap to number one. It eventually went
on to become the best-selling single of 2002 in the United States.
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Her full-length solo debut was slated for March 4, 2003, and already, Kelly Clarkson had attracted famed songwriters and producers like Diane Warren and the team of Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis (Janet Jackson,
Her debut single, "A Moment Like This", topped the US Billboard Hot 100, and
became the country's best selling single of 2002. It was included on her debut
studio album, Thankful (2003), which debuted atop the Billboard 200.
Immediately after winning American Idol, Kelly Clarkson was signed
to a record deal with RCA Records, 19 Recordings, and S Records by talent
manager Simon Fuller, who created American Idol, and music mogul Clive
Davis, who was slated to executive-produce her debut album.
Kelly Clarkson has sold more than 25 million albums and 45 million
singles worldwide. She has 11 top-ten singles in the US, and nine top-ten
singles in the UK, Canada and Australia. She became the first artist in history
to top each of Billboard's pop, adult contemporary, adult pop, country, and
Among her numerous accolades, Kelly Clarkson has received three MTV Video
Music Awards, four American Music Awards, two Academy of Country Music Awards,
five Daytime Emmy Awards, and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Billboard
has hailed Clarkson as "one of pop music's greatest singers", and honored her
with the Powerhouse Award, while VH1 ranked her nineteenth on their list of the
100 Greatest Women in Music.
Kelly Clarkson surpassed
Sheryl Crow and
Katy Perry as the female
artist with the most top-ten songs on the chart.
Clarkson is a soprano, with a range spanning from E♭3 to G6. Clarkson can ascend
to the whistle register, as well as possessing the ability to sing complex
In an interview with Good Morning America, Simon Cowell was asked of the
then six American Idol winners, who he thought had the best voice. Cowell
immediately answered that Clarkson did "by a mile", noting that she was "up
there" with other great singers such as
Soul acts who influenced Clarkson include Whitney Houston,
Mariah Carey, Etta
James and Stevie Wonder.
Clarkson was also influenced by rock acts such as
Aerosmith, and Jimi
Hendrix, as well as
Reba McEntire and
She said, "My stepfather is into
Willie Nelson and
Elvis and all that kind of stuff. And my real father is into Whitney and
Mariah, and Aretha, all
those soulful singers. My mom is into more, like, adult contemporary
Bette Midler, all
those types of things. And then my brother is a big influence on me. He's like
ten years older than me, so you always wanna be around your cool brother and
hang out, so I grew up loving
Guns N' Roses. I
was all about Metallica.
I was all about all those bands, and I still am. I love
No Doubt. I have so many
influences on me that are so different. And even country. I love
Reba McEntire. I
could listen to her all the time."
Kelly Clarkson has scored more than 100 number ones on the Billboard charts and sold more
than 25 million albums and 45 million singles worldwide, including 14 million
albums and 35 million digital singles in the United States alone. She became the
first artist to top each of Billboard's pop, adult contemporary, adult pop,
country and dance charts. She was ranked nineteenth on VH1's list of 100
Greatest Women in Music.
Kelly Clarkson has been an influence on other artists, including Vanessa
Hudgens, Demi Lovato,
Ashley Tisdale, Avril
Lavigne, as well as country music singers such as
and Priscilla Block.
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.Pop Idol. / PopIdol
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