Exclusive: Kelly Clarkson Dating Reba McEntire's Stepson!
March 14, 2012 AT 4:06PM
By Zach Johnson
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Kelly Clarkson's dry spell is over!
Single since 2006, the first-ever American Idol winner, 29, revealed to a Toronto radio station March 6 that she's been off the market since late last year. "I have a new boyfriend!" Clarkson gushed.
Sources tell the new issue of Us Weekly (on stands Friday) the lucky guy is 35-year-old Nashville-based talent manager Brandon Blackstock, the son of Clarkson's own manager, Narvel Blackstock (and stepson of Reba McEntire).
"Before Brandon, Kelly had a really tough time with love," an insider says of the Grammy winner, who split from singer Graham Colton six years ago. "[Brandon] is just what she needed."
Read more: Kelly Clarkson Dating Reba McEntire's Stepson! - UsMagazine.com
I know she got the gay rumor a lot because she didn't perpetually have a boyfriend, but I never got the gay vibe off her. Maybe this will work out for her.