kelly clarkson welcomes baby girl Kelly Clarkson welcomes baby girl River Rose with husband Brandon Blackstock Kelly Clarkson is a singer, actress … and now she’s a mother.

The “American Idol” alum welcomed a baby girl, River Rose, on Thursday (June 12).

Clarkson announced the good news herself on Twitter on Saturday (June 14). “Our baby girl River Rose Blackstock arrived on June 12th!” Clarkson tweeted. “Thank you everyone for all of your well wishes! Brandon and I are on cloud 9!!”

This is the first child for Clarkson and her husband Brandon Blackstock, although Blackstock is already a father to Seth and Savannah.

Posted by:Sydney Bucksbaum