The Voice” coach Kelly Clarkson filed for divorce from her ex-husband Brandon Blackstock in June 2020.
According to Life & Style, Clarkson and Blackstock have each been declared legally single and their marital standing will formally finish in January 2022. Although Clarkson was granted major custody of her two youngsters River and Remington in November 2020, there have been nonetheless different battles to be received.
According to E! News, Clarkson simply received one other of these battles. A decide upheld the couple’s prenuptial settlement and dominated that Clarkson is the only proprietor of the $10.4 million Montana ranch the place Blackstock has been dwelling because the divorce.
Clarkson had beforehand requested to promote the ranch however a decide rejected her request. After this new ruling, the “American Idol” alum could now be capable to promote the property.
Blackstock Was Once Clarkson’s Manager
Blackstock is a former music supervisor. His shoppers included Rascal Flatts, Blake Shelton, and Clarkson herself. But in December 2020, Clarkson filed a petition stating that Blackstock was not a legally licensed agent in the course of the time he labored for her and will due to this fact repay her for all commissions and costs.
Blackstock now has a distinct profession path in thoughts. According to Us Weekly, courtroom paperwork from August 2021 state that Blackstock has “made a really deliberate alternative to vary his life and change into a rancher full-time.”
The paperwork additionally declare that Blackstock “has made a really deliberate alternative, that he testified he deliberate for a very long time, to considerably change his way of life from primarily working within the music and leisure trade to working in an agriculture neighborhood and way of life concerned in full-time ranch and cattle work.”
Shelton Encouraged Blackstock to Marry Clarkson
In 2012, Shelton revealed to HuffPost that he had just a little one thing to do with Blackstock proposing to Clarkson.
“I instructed Brandon, ‘Man, it’s good to develop up and you determine that it’s good to marry this woman. I’m going on the report saying, I’ll do the music on the wedding ceremony or no matter you wish to do, I’ll be that man. I’ll play for 4 hours if I’ve to, trigger it’s good to get your head out of your a** and ask that woman to marry you,'” Shelton mentioned.
According to Radar, Shelton fired his longtime supervisor Blackstock in August 2021. TMZ reviews that Clarkson was on the set of “The Voice” when she came upon a decide had upheld her prenuptial contract. The ruling provides Clarkson full rights to any revenue she earned throughout her marriage, which suggests the Montana Ranch she bought is all hers.
Allegedly, Shelton and Ariana Grande rejoice the information with Clarkson on set.
Blackstock Has Children from a Previous Marriage
Blackstock has two youngsters from his earlier marriage to Melissa Ashworth, 18-year-old Savannah and 14-year-old Seth.
Although it is unclear how a lot Clarkson sees her stepkids lately, she does nonetheless consider them as her youngsters. In an interview with Catherine Zeta-Jones for the Kelly Clarkson Show, Clarkson talked about nonetheless getting enthusiastic about pink carpet occasions as a result of more often than not she’s a “homebody.”
“The solely time I’m out is at work, we’ve got 4 children, you recognize?” Clarkson mentioned, counting her stepchildren.