American singer and present host, Kelly Clarkson is formally divorced from Brandon Blackstock.
Clarkson grew to become “legally single” after a decide signed off on a authorized dissolution of her marriage from Brandon Blackstock in early August, a yr and three months after she filed for divorce. Their “marital or domestic partnership status” will finish on January 7, 2022.
The “Breakaway” singer, 39, filed for divorce from the 44-year-old music supervisor in June 2020, citing “irreconcilable differences.” The former couple acquired married in 2013 and share two kids, River, 7, and Remington, 5. Blackstock additionally has two kids, Savannah, 19, and Seth, 14, from his earlier marriage to Melissa Ashworth.
In July, Clarkson and her lawyer filed a movement for a separate trial to terminate her marital standing in order that she can be declared single whereas divorce proceedings continued. A number of weeks later, it was reported that Clarkson was ordered to pay $150,000 per 30 days in spousal help to Blackstock ranging from April 1, 2021.
Court paperwork additional revealed that she was additionally ordered to pay him an extra $45,601 per 30 days to “benefit” their kids, totaling her fee to him as $195,601 per 30 days. This was as a result of Clarkson earns $1.9 million a month, whereas Brandon makes $10k a month.
A supply advised PEOPLE that the present host is okay with the ruling. The supply mentioned;
“She is doing great and facing forward. She’s enjoying the fact that she has the kids for the vast majority of the time and is enjoying time spent with them.”
When she was granted major custody of her two kids in November 2020, a supply mentioned;
“As Kelly has mentioned, her first precedence in all of that is to care for the children and all of the hearts which can be concerned on this divorce.
“It’s been a hard time for everyone, but Kelly’s pleased with the court’s ruling regarding custody.”