In 2001, she traveled to Los Angeles, trying to pursue a career in music.She appeared as an extra in a few television series such as Sabrina, the Teenage Witch and Dharma & Greg and briefly worked with musician Gerry Goffin to record five demo tracks in trying to secure a record deal.Clarkson told her that she had never received any professional vocal training.
She signed a new record deal with Atlantic Records in 2016 and has prepared a soul-influenced album for a June 2017 release.Apart from her work in music, Clarkson has also ventured into television and film, beginning with her leading role in the romantic musical From Justin to Kelly (2003). Her music has mainly dealt with themes of heartbreak, independence, and self-empowerment for women and young teens.“Friends and family tried to calm her down.” As Radar reported, tensions have been high between Jay Z, 46, and Beyonce, and the two have been rumored to be on the verge of divorce for quite some time now.Compounding the tensions, Jay-Z is currently embroiled in a paternity battle with 22-year-old Rymir Satterthwaite, who claims the rapper is his father.In an interview in 2012, Clarkson referred the inaugural season as "ghetto", explaining: "On our season we were like kids in camp. They dropped us off in a mall and said 'find some clothes to wear on national television'. Both songs were performed by Clarkson during the season finale of American Idol. 60 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, the single climbed to No.
52 the following week, and subsequently ascended to No. It broke a 38-year-old record set by the British band The Beatles for the biggest leap to No. with several established musicians such as Christina Aguilera, Diane Warren, The Underdogs, and Babyface contributing on to the tracks.However, she fought with her label, in particular Clive Davis, who was dissatisfied with her musical direction.The feud resulted the reluctance of her label to promote the album.The album scored her third number-one song on the Hot 100, "Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)".Clarkson's sixth album and first Christmas music release, Wrapped in Red (2013), became the best-selling holiday album of the year, making her the first American female artist to achieve this goal.However, in an effort to control the volatile situation at the party, Tina Knowles pulled her daughter aside and tried to talk some sense into her.