Kelly Clarkson

Kelly Clarkson live at the Summertime Ball 2012

All the latest on the Summertime Ball 2012 artist whose hits include 'Mr Know It All', 'My Life Would Suck Without You' and 'Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)'.

Real Name: Kelly Brianne Clarkson
Born: 24 April 1982
Height: 5' 3.5" / 1.61 m
Star Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, USA
Hometown: Burleston, Texas, USA

Did you know?

  • Kelly abandoned her dream of becoming a marine biologist after seeing the movie Jaws.
  • At her American Idol audition in 2002, Kelly sang Madonna's 'Express Yourself'.
  • Her winner's song 'A Moment Like This' was later covered by Leona Lewis.
  • 2004 single 'Since U Been Gone' won the Best Female Pop Vocal Performance Grammy.
  • In 2010, Esquire Magazine named Kelly "the best voice in the history of pop music".
  • Kelly took to the stage at Wembley Stadium on Saturday June 9th for the Summertime Ball 2012.

First Single: Before Your Love/A Moment Like This
First Album: Thankful

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