Listen to Kelly Clarkson online radio. Kelly Clarkson - American singer and songwriter. In 2002 she won the first season of the TV show American Idol (American Idol). Two time winner of the award "Grammy". World circulation of its records of more than 20 million copies. Kelly was born in Fort Worth, Texas, and grew up in the small town of Burleson, also in Texas. She - the third and youngest child Jeanne Ann Rose, a teacher of Greek and Irish roots, and Stephen Michael Clarkson, a former engineer, the Welsh-born.