Brandon Blackstock is an American businessman, pilot, and former talent manager who is well known as the ex-husband of popular singer, Kelly Clarkson. Clarkson, however, filed for divorce in June 2020.
Besides, Blackstock is also the CEO of Starstruck Management Company, who previously worked as a talent manager of country-singer Blake Shelton. He is also known as the son of a television producer, Narvel Blackstock, and a former model, Elisa Gayle Ritter, and a step-son of the reigning queen of country music, Reba Nell McEntire.
What is Brandon Blackstock Famous for?
- Famous as the ex-husband of American Idol winning singer, Kelly Clarkson.
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Brandon Blackstock Parents
Brandon Blackstock was born on December 16, 1976, in Fort Worth, Texas, United States. His birth name is Narvel Brandon Blackstock. His nationality is American. Blackstock belongs to White ethnicity while Sagittarius is his zodiac sign.
Brandon Blackstock was born in a well-to-do family as the son of Narvel Blackstock(father) and Elisa Gayle Ritter(mother). His father, Narvel is an American television producer and also a music manager who produced 2 television specials starring male country music vocalist Blake Shelton titled “Blake Shelton Live: It’s All About Tonight” and “Blake Shelton’s Not So Family Christmas”.
His father even managed the career of pop singer Kelly Clarkson, who ended up marrying his son Brandon Blackstock. While his mother, Elisa is a former model and actress. His parents however got divorced soon in 1988 after their 15 year-long marriage.
Bradon is also the stepson of Reba Nell McEntire, a reigning queen of country music with whom his father, Narvel got married for over 25 years, and had a son named Shelby Blackstock. Brandon grew up along with his sisters: Chassidy Celeste Blackstock and Shawna Rene Blackstock and half-brother, Shelby Blackstock. Also, his parental grandparents were: Narvel Leroy Blackstock and Gloria Elizabeth Alexander.
What Does Brandon Blackstock Do For Living?
Brandon Blackstock started his professional career as a talent manager of a popular country singer, Blake Shelton who is also a judge of the singing show, “The Voice”. Brandon also worked for Rascal Flatts in 2006 as his tour manager when he met Kelly Clarkson.
He also worked for his ex-spouse’s show, “The Kelly Clarkson Show”(2019) and along with his father, on “Blake Shelton Live: It’s All About Tonight”(2010). Besides, he is also a pilot.
Currently, Brandon is a successful businessman and serves as the CEO of a management company called “Starstruck” which his father started.
Kelly Clarkson Husband
Brandon Blackstock has been married twice till in his lifetime. Blackstock first got married to his first beautiful wife, Melissa Ashworth, with whom he shares two children: a daughter, Savannah, and a son, Seth. However, their relation didn’t go well and they got divorced after 10 years long marriage in 2012. After then, Brandon got married to his second wife Kelly Clarkson, a popular singer who is widely recognized as the winner of American Idol 2002 and the coach of “The Voice”.
They met for the first time at the Academy of Country Music Awards in 2006 where Kelly was rehearsing for a duet with Rascal Flatts and Bradon was a tour manager. Kelly instantly fell in love at first sight with Brandon and she didn’t even know he was her longtime manager’s son.
After then the couple began dating each other and eventually got engaged on December 14, 2012. The couple got married on October 20, 2013, at Blackberry Farm in Walland, Tennessee, and welcomed their first daughter together named River Rose Blackstock on June 12, 2014, and their second child named Remington Alexander Blackstock on April 12, 2016.
Bradon and Kelly lived happily for over 7 years together with their 4 children including 2 from Bradon’s previous relation with Mellissa, until June 4, 2020, when Kelly filed for divorce with her long-term partner, Bradon.
What is the Net Worth of Brandon Blackstock?
Brandon Blackstock has quite good earnings from his professional career as a businessman and also as a former talent manager. Belonging to a wealthy family, Blackstock had undoubtedly a prosperous lifestyle since his childhood as he even followed the path of her father and became the CEO of Starstruck Management Company.
His net worth is estimated to be around $5 million.
How Tall is Brandon Blackstock?
Brandon Blackstock is a handsome man in his 40s. Brandon has a well maintained athletic body physique of measurement 40-30-35 inches with 14 inches as his biceps size. He stands tall with a height of 5ft. 8inch.(1.7m) while his body weighs around 78kg(171 lbs).
Blackstock has a fair complexion with black hair and brown eyes.