Apr. 24th, 1982
Fort Worth, Texas, USA
5' 3 1/2"
Kelly Clarkson's Main TV Roles
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- 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".
- Won the Best Female Pop Vocal Performance ('Since U Been Gone') and Best Pop Vocal Album ('Breakaway') at the Grammy Awards on February 8th 2006. Kelly also performed "Because of You" at the ceremony and received a standing ovation.
- Her first album, Thankful, has sold more than 2.5 million copies in America. Her Sophomore album, Breakaway, has sold more than 5.6 million copies in the US, with almost 11 million in sales worldwide.
- Sophmore album, "Breakaway", debuted at number three.
- Is of Greek, Welsh, and Irish descent.
- Kelly stayed up all night before her _"American Idol: The Search for a Superstar" (2002)_ (qv) audition so she wouldn't sleep through the alarm, which she frequently did in high school.
- 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)
- Her first single sold nearly 250,000 copies in its first week.