Kelly Clarkson

1982 - Today

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Kelly Brianne Clarkson (born April 24, 1982) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, author, and television personality. She rose to fame for winning the first season of American Idol in 2002, which earned her a record deal with RCA. Her debut single, "A Moment Like This", topped the US Billboard Hot 100 and became the country's best selling 2002 single. It was included on her pop and R&B debut album, Thankful (2003), which debuted atop the Billboard 200. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kelly Clarkson has received more than 13,403,741 page views. Her biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 62 in 2019). Kelly Clarkson is the 1,693rd most popular singer (down from 1,399th in 2019), the 9,314th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,142nd in 2019) and the 495th most popular American Singer.

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  • 13M

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  • 54.74

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  • 65

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  • 2.19

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  • 6.80

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Kelly Clarkson ranks 1,693 out of 3,541Before her are Lotta Engberg, Netta Barzilai, Kate Smith, Mark Owen, Andrés Calamaro, and Heather Nova. After her are Anne-Karine Strøm, Warren G, Melanie Martinez, Lay Zhang, Eivør Pálsdóttir, and Jet Harris.

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Among people born in 1982, Kelly Clarkson ranks 160Before her are Eduardo Carvalho, Joanna Kulig, Steven Pienaar, André Greipel, Lee Min-jung, and Tomasz Kuszczak. After her are Lily Rabe, Tommy Robredo, Mamuka Bakhtadze, Jermain Defoe, Pierre Webó, and Jaycee Chan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kelly Clarkson ranks 9,314 out of 15,968Before her are Bill Mulliken (1939), Christopher Masterson (1980), Mary Oliver (1935), Henry Cabot Lodge (1850), Joseph Kruskal (1928), and James Aloysius Hickey (1920). After her are Abby Mann (1927), Warren G (1970), Caroline Aaron (1952), Vic Seixas (1923), Dennis Chambers (1959), and Al Foster (1943).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Kelly Clarkson ranks 495Before her are Bebel Gilberto (1966), Kevin DuBrow (1955), Roy Brown (1925), R. L. Burnside (1926), Malvina Reynolds (1900), and Kate Smith (1907). After her are Warren G (1970), Melanie Martinez (1995), Rick Ross (1976), Michael W. Smith (1957), Rudy Vallée (1901), and Derrick Green (1971).

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