GALLERY: Ten Interesting Facts About Kelly Clarkson
Andrea Swindall - Pop Culture Writer
NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 06: Kelly Clarkson attends the 2018 CMT Music Awards at Bridgestone Arena on June 6, 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for CMT)
Any Kelly Clarkson fan knows that her rise to fame began on American Idol, but did you know that she was once an extra on Sabrina, The Teenage Witch? Here are ten interesting facts about the pop superstar.
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Kelly was once an extra on Sabrina, The Teenage Witch
Kelly is known for being an incredible singer, but she's also an excellent songwriter. She's written most of her songs, and has worked with artists like Christina Aguilera, Babyface, and Ryan Tedder.
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Kelly turned down two record deals before she won American Idol.
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Kelly is an author. She's written a number of children's books inspired by her daughter.
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Kelly wanted to be a marine biologist growing up.
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Her all-time favorite band is No Doubt
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She's never had a formal singing lesson. Her talent is all natural.
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Kelly's childhood Idol was Claire Huxtable from The Cosby Show
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Kelly's mother-in-law is Reba McEntire
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Kelly Clarkson turned down two full-ride scholarships, at the University of Texas at Austin and The Berkley College of Music