Kelly Clarkson Explained Why She Is Changing Her Name: “My New Name More Fully Reflects Who I Am”

We all know THE one and only legendary singer-songwriter Kelly Clarkson.

Well over the past couple of years, she’s been making some big moves in her life. For starters, the 39-year-old filed for divorce from her husband, Brandon Blackstock, after nearly seven years of marriage.

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She’s also conquered daytime TV with her acclaimed talk show and slayed her role as America’s super lovable judge on The Voice.

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Can you tell I fucking love Kelly Clarkson?

And now, her newest change, I guess, is HER NAME.

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Yup, this week, Kelly filed a petition with Los Angeles Superior Court to change her name, TODAY reported.

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Kelly is changing her legal name to “Kelly Brianne.” Brianne is her middle name.

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“My new name more fully reflects who I am,” she explained.

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IDK WHY, but I’m emotional and happy for her.


Alexa, play “Breakaway” by Kelly Brianne.

People, of course, had some thoughts and reactions:

Sorry but I’m not calling her Kelly Brianne. That name is giving an autumnal IG influencer from North Carolina or a sister wife

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Either way, we will be supporting Kelly Brianne.

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WHY? Because this woman can sing her fucking face off, makes hits that are so good it clears my skin, and because she’s a non-problematic queen.

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We welcome you with open arms, Kelly Brianne.

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