Kelly Brianne Clarkson is an American female vocalist, songwriter, musician, record producer and actress. Kelly Clarkson Net Worth is estimated at $28 million. Clarkson was born on April 24th, 1982 in Fort Worth, Texas. She is most recognized for being the first winner of the American television series called American Idol at the end of its first season in 2002, and that would be beginning of her very lucrative career as a singer, perhaps making her the most successful of all the American Idol contestant or winners. She would also become the runner-up on the television special called World Idol talent contest in 2003.
Kelly Clarkson Net Worth - $28 Million
Birth Name - Kelly Brianne Clarkson
Date of birth - April 24, 1982
Zodiac Sign - Taurus
Birth Place - Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.
Nationality - American
Height - 5′ 3″
Profession - Record producer, Singer-songwriter, Philanthropist, Actor, Composer
In 2003, Clarkson would also release her debut album called Thankful, which was instrumental in establishing her a great position in the pop music industry because it was tremendously successful and she had established herself as true recording artist. Her first single, A Moment Like This, released in 2002, went to number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The single then went on to become the best-selling single of the year in the United States. Clarkson parted with her American Idol management and hired new management, in an effort to reinvent her sound. She developed a more rock oriented sound with the release of her second album called Breakaway in 2004, which globally sold more than 12 million copies and which earned Clarkson worldwide recognition as a pop rock artist.
The album's single, Because of You, released in 2005, was determined to be the best-selling single by an Idol contestant or winner, at the time. In 2007, Clarkson released her third album called My December, which had an even more rock oriented sound, however, the album had only moderate success. Clarkson decided to go back to a more pop sounding album with All I Ever Wanted released in 2009, which became an enormous success. The album's single, My Life Would Suck Without You, exceeded the success of A Moment Like This and it was also her first number one single in the UK. Clarkson's fifth album, Stronger, released in 2011, contained aspects of synth-pop, country music and rhythm & blues. The album's single, Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You), became her longest running number one single, becoming her best-selling single in the United States to date.
Clarkson has had over 90 Billboard number-one hits. She has released six studio albums. Clarkson is also the only American Idol contestant or winner to reach number one in the UK. She has sold over 12.4 million albums in the United States and sold over 25 million albums worldwide. Kelly Clarkson is the highest earning American Idol contestant or winner with estimated total earnings of $24 million, taking into account album sales, concert tours, special event appearances and merchandising. Kelly Clarkson has earned several awards during her music career since winning the first American Idol.
Clarkson has won three Grammy Awards, twelve Billboard Music Awards, three MTV Video Music Awards, two Academy of Country Music Awards and four American Music Awards. In 2012, Clarkson was ranked nineteenth on VH1's list of 100 Greatest Women in Music. Billboard also cited Clarkson the 14th-best-selling artist of the 2000s. Kelly Clarkson Net Worth will continue to grow as she has proven that she is a true recording artist.