- Kelly Clarkson has two children with husband Brandon Blackstock.
- She is also stepmother to his two children from a previous relationship.
- She's very clear about whether or not she wants more children.
When Kelly Clarkson married her husband, Brandon Blackstock, she not only became his wife, but also a stepmom. Blackstock had two children from his previous marriage to Melissa Ashworth, a health insurance agent. The family has grown even more since then and now Clarkson has two children of her own with Blackstock. The singer is open on social media about how much she loves her husband and all four of her kids. Here's everything you need to know about them:
Brandon's oldest daughter from his previous marriage, Savannah, is 16 years old and lives with her father and Clarkson in their home. According to her , Savannah participates in equestrian competitions and has already won a number of them. She recently joined Clarkson at the 2017 American Music Awards red carpet along with her younger stepsister and Clarkson's daughter, River Rose.
Clarkson has said that she has an open line of communication with Savannah and often talks with her about life and love.
"Anytime our 16-year-old asks me questions, you know, life questions, it's always like, just calm down and don't take it all to heart. You gotta be easier about life. Let it go," she told . "You cannot control people, you can't control what they're gonna say, you can't control them being mean. Let it go, live your life and do what you feel is right."
Brandon's youngest son from his previous marriage, Seth, is 11 years old and also lives with his dad and Clarkson. Seth made an appearance at one of Clarkson's shows in 2015, where he came out to her backup singers to a cover of Mark Ronson's "Uptown Funk." He is also a big fan of Ariana Grande, according to Clarkson's .
Although Clarkson was not a mom before marrying Brandon, she said she loved becoming a stepmom to Savannah and Seth.
"We all live together and everything," she said told . "It’s so different, but it’s perfect. They’re awesome, and I actually really dig the mom thing."
River Rose Blackstock
River Rose is Clarkson and Brandon's first child together. She was born on June 12, 2014, according to Clarkson's . The singer has written two children's books inspired by her daughter, and . She told that River is "very bold, and she’s progressive for 3."
"She will run a company one day because there’s no way she’s gonna work for anyone," she told . "She does not heed advice very well. She’s just very ballsy, which is awesome."
River Rose also seems to have a little country in her! Kelly posted a photo of the almost-four-year-old in an ATV with a big smile across her face. "My little farm girl ❤️😊" Kelly captioned the Instagram post.
Clarkson also featured River in her "Piece by Piece."
Remington Alexander Blackstock
Remington Alexander is Clarkson and Blackstock's second child together. He was born on April 12, 2016, Clarkson announced on . She told that Remington has the most sensitive soul of the four children, but that he tends to create some destruction of his own.
"You will melt, you will be like, 'Ugh,'" she told . "[But] like our oldest, I think he’s gonna be more the athlete, just like, 'How can I knock something over?' He’s like the Tasmanian Devil — anything that can and will be destroyed, is."
While Clarkson and Blackstock are beyond happy with their four children, they don't have any plans to have more kids because of her difficult pregnancies.
"Oh God, those tubes are gone!" she told . "That’s blasphemy. We don’t even speak of it. We’re both fixed in our own ways, yet still we’ll probably somehow...I have the , it can’t happen again!"