1 of 18: Kelly Clarkson has long emphasized that she is not ashamed of hers body. At the beginning of her career, she was a filigree blonde, but over the years it was more difficult for her to maintain a slim figure. So she decided to take care of her health, but at the same time accept her appearance over time. Kelly couldn’t cope with unstable weight for a long time. Everything seems to indicate that she finally found a way.
2 of 18: Kelly Clarkson began her musical career in 2002. Three years after her debut, she won the American Music Awards and won the title of Artist of the Year. Over the years of professional activity, its appearance has changed constantly.
3 of 18: Kelly became the first winner of the American “Idol” who sold millions of records and made a great career. Thanks to it, talent shows have gained credibility and they still attract a lot of talented artists. Clarkson never compromised – she rejected important proposals to remain true to herself.
4 of 18: Kelly Clarkson was born on April 24, 1982 as the youngest of three children. After the parents divorced, she stayed with her mother at the age of six, her brother lived with his father, and her sister with her aunt.
5 of 18: Kelly had to attend two masses each week. During one of her visits to the African-American church she became interested in music. Soon after, the leader of the school choir heard Kelly singing in the corridor and invited her to the group.
6 of 18: She worked to earn a demo from recording, but according to many representatives of the label she had a “too black voice”. Although she was offered two contracts, she decided to wait for better offers.
7 of 18: In connection with the fire in her apartment and an unsuccessful beginning in music, she worked in the cinema, promoted Red Bull, was a telemarketer and waitress – she did everything to support herself.
8 of 18: Then Kelly’s friends from Burleson came up with the idea that she would participate in the American Idol program. Eventually, Clarkson won the program with 58 percent. votes in the final and she never took part in extra time.
9 of 18: Soon after, she released the single “Before You Love / A Moment Like This”, which from the 60th place on the Billboard list finally hit the top, to finally become the best-selling single of 2002 in the United States.
10 of 18: Earlier, only the Beatles managed to achieve this. In 2003 she released her debut album “Thankful”, which had a circulation of almost 5 million copies.
11 of 18: When Kelly made friends with country star Reba McEntire, she recommended her husband’s management company – Blackstock Management. Thanks to this, she met Narvel’s Blackstock son – Brandon. Not much time passed – and great love broke out between them, crowned with a wedding in October 2013.
12 of 18: Kelly didn’t bother that Brandon already has two children from a previous relationship. The marriage sealed the birth of two children – daughter Rose River in 2014 and son Remington two years later. Both births were very difficult for the singer, so she officially announced: “No more children!”.
Source: One country
13 of 18: As if that was not enough, the popularity the singer gained made her take care of gossip media. The first issue was the weight problems she had. Some journalists began to make fun of her figure.
14 of 18: At one point, it turned out that she managed to find the golden mean and lost even 50 pounds. Around the secret metamorphosis of the judge “The Voice” has accumulated a lot of theories.
15 of 18: The press even once suggested that the singer owes weight loss to diet pills. The singer strongly denied these guesses, saying in interviews that the rumors about her taking pills are lies.
16 of 18: However, a few months ago, the singer’s fans noticed that she was significantly slimming again. She revealed on Twitter that she managed to lose weight thanks to changes in some ingredients in the diet.
Source: hello magazine
17 of 18: – I eat the same as before, only these dishes are from other, less calorie and healthier flours, and I replaced sugar with a low-calorie sweetener – she wrote. As you can see, it brings results!
18 of 18: A few years ago, the star gained a lot of weight. Recently, the singer managed to lose weight.