Kelly Clarkson is a 39-year-old American singer and songwriter. She was married to 44 years old Talent manager, Brandon Blackstock. They got married in October 2013. They have a daughter and a son together.
In June 2020, Kellly filed for divorce. She said it was because of the irreconcilable differences they have between them. However, their divorce was legally finalized in August 2021. In November 2020, it was revealed that Kelly has custody of both their children.
Although the divorce has been finalized the mess between them is not yet setting up. Things are getting a little uncomfortable. Brandon still not thinks that they are over yet. As they have been separated now their property had to be settled to as well, which property should go to whom. This separation has now started the fight over their home, Montana ranch.
The couple has spent a lot of time together there as a family. During the quarantine, they stayed at that property. After the divorce, Brandon kept living there. And Kelly moved out to go back to her life in Tinseltown. But now they have been fighting over this property.
According to Brandon, the judge hasn’t come to a verdict yet. However, the stars are not showing to be in his favor. Earlier, the judge has stated that the prenuptial agreement that Brandon has signed when he got married to Kelly back in 2013 will be taken into account. According to that agreement, any asset that Kelly has gained during their marriage will remain hers. This includes any property that she has acquired using her assets and that applies to Montana ranch.
The legal team of Brandon has been claiming that the ranch is a community property however the judge has ruled it out earlier. Indeed, At the end of September, the judge has stated that the court rejects the position of Brandon that the properties of Montana are marital property owned 50/50 by Kelly and Brandon.
According to some insider sources, Kelly has paid for the house and therefore it should belong to her. And she is planning on selling the house and move on from it. However, Brandon’s heart is still in that home and so he wants to save the house and live in it. Though he is making it difficult for her former wife to acquire it. He has been living in that property even when they had separated and Kelly left the house. Indeed, according to some reports he has been making it difficult for Kelly to show the house to potential buyers.
Furthermore, his recent comments have let the media think that he feels there are much more things to be sorted out between the two of them than just a piece of property that they held dearly together once. Also, news has it that Kelly Clarkson has agreed to pay an amount of $45,000 a month in child support. And additionally an amount of $150,000 in spousal support.
This divorce is not going to be settled on easy terms. looks like there is more to come.