Trying to reinvent her own image, Clarkson decided to part ways with American Idol management and developed a rock-oriented sound for her second album, Breakaway (2004).
It sold over 15 million copies worldwide and earned Clarkson two Grammy Awards.
is an American singer, songwriter, author, and occasional actress.
She rose to fame in 2002 after winning the inaugural season of American Idol, and has since been referred to as the "Original American Idol" and the "Queen of Covers".
The feud resulted the reluctance of her label to promote the album.
Clarkson's fourth album, All I Ever Wanted (2009), became her second album to debut at No. Its lead single, "My Life Would Suck Without You", holds the record for the biggest jump to number one on the Hot 100.
Clarkson's debut studio album, Thankful (2003), debuted at No. It was certified double platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) while selling over 4.5 million copies worldwide.Its lead single, "Miss Independent", reached the top ten in various nations.