Apr. 24th, 1982
Fort Worth, Texas, USA
5' 3 1/2"
Kelly Clarkson's Main TV Roles
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- Her music video for "Because of You" debuted at #1 on TRL. The only other artists to achieve this goal are 'Britney Spears' (qv), 'Eminem' (qv) and "N'SYNC".
- Had jobs as a teenager and determined that once she started making money as a musician, she never wanted to have to take a job for the money. Working with her business manager, she said she has financially set herself up for life.
- First artist to have two songs in the top 3 of the Billboard Pop Airplay 100 simultaneously, with "Since U Been Gone" and "Behind These Hazel Eyes".
- Fave Artists: 'Reba McEntire' (qv), 'Mariah Carey' (qv), 'CÚline Dion' (qv), 'No Doubt' (qv), etc.
- Became the first artist to have two songs in the top three of Billboard's Pop 100 Airplay chart (Since U Been Gone, Behind These Hazel Eyes)
- Is the first artist in the Billboard Radio Monitor era to hold the No. 1 spot at Mainstream Top 40 and AC during the same week with two different songs (Breakaway and Since U Been Gone).
- Said in a Reader's Digest interview that as a toddler, she would often walk around naked and that, to this day, hates wearing clothes. Calls wardrobe fittings "the death of me".
- Her first single, "A Moment Like This", set records by jumping from number 52 to the number 1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100.