Remaining true to her "girl next door" personality, she chose to remain living in Texas instead of moving to either coast.
In the spring of 2003, Kelly Clarkson followed up on her hit single by releasing , Kelly Clarkson asserted more artistic control and introduced a rock edge to many of the songs. Released in November 2004, the album sold over six million copies in the U. alone and the single "Since U Been Gone" went to the top of the pop singles chart garnering accolades from a wide range of pop and rock critics and fans.
The single "Because of You" touched many listeners with its themes of family dysfunction.
His father, Narvel Blackstock, is Clarkson’s manager, and inspired his son to follow in his same career path. It’s killing me…” In December 2012, Brandon popped the question.Narvel Blackstock was once married to Reba Mc Entire, making her the stepmother of Brandon. Interestingly enough, Brandon Blackstock is also Blake Shelton’s manager. Around that time, Blake Shelton told the Huffington Post that he is the one who pushed Brandon to propose to Clarkson.Clarkson was successful as a singer and actor in musicals while in high school. She received full scholarship offers to study music in college, but she turned them down in favor of moving to Los Angeles to pursue a career in music.After recording multiple demos, Kelly Clarkson rejected recording contracts from the Jive and Interscope labels out of fear they would pigeonhole her as a bubblegum pop act.Her voice is celebrated by many observers as one of the best to emerge in pop music since 2000.
Kelly Clarkson is one of the biggest names in music, and fans of the singer know all about her marriage to Brandon Blackstock.The album became Kelly Clarkson's first to sell over a million copies since was a success becoming the top charting holiday album of 2013 and one of the top 20 of the following year.It earned a platinum certification for sales and the single "Underneath the Tree" topped the adult contemporary chart. Despite strong positive critical reviews, the album was initially a commercial disappointment.The lead single "Heartbeat Song" was her first lead single from a non-holiday studio album to fail to reach the pop top 10.The album debuted at #1 but quickly faded in sales.A lack of radio-friendly pop singles created discord with Clarkson's record company, including reported conflict with executive Clive Davis, and, despite the strong critical praise, the album's sales were anemic when it hit stores in June 2007.