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Kelly Clarkson coming to Kent in March

Post by Craig Sailor / The News Tribune on Nov. 14, 2011 at 5:10 pm |
November 14, 2011 5:10 pm

ShoWareCenter announced today that Kelly Clarkson will bring her Stronger Tour to Kent for a March 22 show. Guest Matt Nathanson will join Clarkson. Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Saturday.

The tour is in support of Clarkson’s fifth studio album, Stronger, which was released on October.

From the press release:

The album, Stronger, debuted at #2 on the Billboard Top 200 and #2 on the Digital Albums Chart. All 5 of Kelly’s albums have debuted in the Top 3. The first single, “Mr. Know It All” has reached #4 on the iTunes Singles Chart and marks Kelly’s 9th Top 10 hit on the Billboard Hot 100. Kelly recently won a Country Music Association award for Musical Event of the Year with Jason Aldean, for their hit single “Don’t You Wanna Stay.”

Entertainment Weekly calls Stronger, “a breakup album for the ages” while Billboard states, “she’s in her strongest form yet on fifth album Stronger.” The New York Times claims, “Ms. Clarkson is turning into the Mary J. Blige of pop,” while USA Today says “vocally, Clarkson has never sounded better.” Rolling Stone states Kelly has, “one of music’s most remarkable voices.”

Since bursting onto the music scene 10 years ago, Kelly Clarkson has released 5 studio albums (Thankful, Breakaway, My December, All I Ever Wanted, Stronger), sold over 20 million albums worldwide, 10 million albums in the US and has had 9 singles in the top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart. She is the recipient of 2 Grammy Awards, 2 American Music Awards, 2 MTV Awards, 1 Country Music Award and 11 Billboard Awards.

For more information on purchasing tickets visit http://www.kellyclarkson.com/events

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