10 Things You Didn’t Know About Kelly Clarkson And Brandon Blackstock’s Relationship

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Kelly Clarkson is one of the most beloved pop stars in the industry, and her cute relationship with husband and now manager, Brandon Blackstock, just makes her even more lovable! The couple have two children together, River Rose, 3, and Remington Alexander, 2, as well as two children from Brandon’s first marriage. Kelly and Brandon are two celebrities who’ve managed to keep a relatively low profile in the media. They share just enough with their fans to keep them happy, but are careful not to overshare. In celebration of their marriage, here’s a look at 10 things you probably didn’t know about their relationship!

10. They Had Known Each Other for a Long Time

Kelly Clarkson’s manager is Narvel Blackstock, Brandon’s father. Narvel introduced the two at the 2012 Super Bowl where Kelly was set to perform the National Anthem. Not only was Kelly linked to Brandon through his father, but she had performed with his former step-mother, Reba McEntire, on numerous occasions. Music is a big part of their family which is probably why Brandon also became a pilot and tour manager. He used to be Rascal Flatt’s manager and has been Blake Shelton’s manager since 2013.

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9. When He Became a Romantic Interest

Kelly and Brandon had known each other since 2006, but it wasn’t until after the 2012 Super Bowl when they were re-introduced that she saw him in a romantic light. “Brandon is my manager’s son. I’ve known him for six years but he was married for most of that time,” she said in an interview with the Daily Mail. “Then, suddenly, there he was at the Super Bowl and he was single…”

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