Kelly Clarkson rose to fame in the early decade of 2000 as the first winner of American Idol. Since then, he released eight albums, won several singles successful and toured all over the world. In these days, Clarkson is a coach on The Voice and also a presenter of his own show, The Kelly Clarkson Show.
With nearly 20 years of success under his belt, there is no doubt that Clarkson knows a thing or two about fame. For Clarkson, deal with your celebrity status has been a challenge, but found that things became easier when compared to fame with his experience of growing up in a small town.
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Kelly Clarkson grew up in Texas
Clarkson was born in Fort Worth, Texas, and grew up in a
small village nearby. She has two brothers and his parents divorced when he was
Like many people from the south, Clarkson came from a
religious, family southern baptist. In an interview in 2004, Clarkson shared:
“Always I grew up in the church. I was the leader of our youth group. I’ve always
grew up fairly close to the church and with God. “
Clarkson also loved music at an early age. She was
involved in school choirs and various musical productions. After graduating
Since high school, Clarkson decided to pursue a career in the music industry.
Kelly Clarkson became famous when
she was 20 years old
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In 2002, at the age of 20, Clarkson auditioned for a new
reality tv show called American Idol.
Ended very well and impressed both the spectators and the judges with
his skill vocal. Clarkson won the competition and received a recording contract.
After his victory in american
Idol, Clarkson began releasing music. Their early singles, such as “To
Moment like this “,” Breakaway “,” Since U Been Gone “and” Behind These Hazel
Eye “ charted in high positions in the chart of Billboard. She won many awards as a
well and quickly became a household name.
Since then, Clarkson continued releasing more music for the fans and continued to be a great success. Also ventured into other activities, such as writing books, accommodation and mentoring of talent on the rise.
Why Kelly Clarkson compared to be
famous for growing up in a small town
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After almost 20 years in the spotlight, Clarkson seems to
having a good understanding of how to deal with fame. In a Reddit
Session of the AMA in April, Clarkson shared that her experience of growing up in a
The small town has helped me to learn how to handle being a celebrity.
Things were not always easy for Clarkson. She revealed that
there was a moment when she suddenly realized that she could never be able to
go back to being a non-celebrity.
“I had a moment in
my garage in Texas (many years ago) when I had a mini meltdown and was
talking / crying with my brother and kept repeating ‘I can Not stand it
here, “ she said. “And what I wanted to say is that I’m going to be in public
eye forever now, and that is not something you can recover once that happens and
the weight / pressure of that thought, and the reality of that was so overwhelming,
BUT also put things in perspective for me. “
Clarkson continued: “Basically, I began to look at my
career as the small town in which I grew up. All have something to say, or can
be invasive of your privacy, and for any reason that I have calmed down because I
I grew up in that atmosphere and I knew I could handle it “.
Clarkson also finished your publication to share with you that to be famous is
it is not something she spends time worrying about. For she is everything
about living your life to the fullest and surround yourself with “the right thing