Kelly Clarkson could also be a bona fide idol nowadays, however she confronted some robust critics early on in her profession.
On the Jan. 15 episode of The Kelly Clarkson Present, the “Behind These Hazel Eyes” singer thanked visitor Jennifer Love Hewitt, who appeared nearly within the studio, for being form to her at an awards present when she was on American Idol in 2002.
“You ran as much as me proper when [I was in the] remaining three of Idol. We had been simply so slammed, and all the pieces was occurring in a whirlwind,” Kelly defined to the 9-1-1 actress. “Folks had been actually imply to us, as a result of we’re from a expertise present, and it was the primary season. Everybody was so impolite to us on the carpet, on the present. It was so unhealthy. It was a horrible expertise. You got here as much as me, ran as much as me out of nowhere, and mentioned ‘Oh my gosh, I am actually rooting for you.'”