Kelly Clarkson has been ordered to pay her ex-husband Brandon Blackstock almost $200k-per-month in spousal and youngster assist.
The Stronger singer, 39, – stated to be value $45M – has been required to pay her ex/former supervisor a whopping $150k a month in spousal assist since April 1st 2021.
Moreover, she’s ordered to pay one other $45k monthly to Blackstock as youngster assist for his or her minor kids River, seven, and Remington, 5, based on authorized paperwork obtained by The Blast.
The paperwork additionally revealed particulars into Clarkson’s funds, displaying that she personally earns $1,583,617 a month.
Ouch: Kelly Clarkson was ordered to pay her ex-husband and former supervisor Brandon Blackstock almost $200k a month in youngster assist and spousal assist. They’re seen in 2018 above
All-in-all, Kelly will find yourself chopping a $195,601 examine for her ex each month.
The order moreover requires her to pay $1.25million to cowl Brandon’s legal professional charges incurred from the divorce.
The paperwork additionally reveal that Blackstock has determined to vary careers, forsaking the leisure enterprise to pursue ranching.
The filings say Blackstock ‘made a really deliberate alternative to vary his life and change into a rancher full-time.’
Based on the docs, he plans to earn revenue sponsoring rodeos and tending to his land and livestock.
It is over: (L-R) Seth Blackstock, Savannah Blackstock, Remington Alexander Blackstock, Kelly Clarkson, River Blackstock and Brandon Blackstock in April final yr
Blackstock’s aspect claims he’s out of the music enterprise, stating he ‘spends minimal time concerning his illustration of his remaining consumer, Blake Shelton.’
Earlier this month Clarkson requested for the courts to legally declare her single, over one yr after she initially filed for divorce in June 2020.
To make issues worse, she had beforehand requested the courtroom to terminate Blackstock’s capacity to hunt spousal assist, and for the couple’s prenuptial settlement to be ‘enforced’ which may define a custody association.
The singer has bought a staggering 25 million albums and 45 million singles worldwide in her profession, and at present has her personal talk-show.
Paycheck: The paperwork additionally revealed particulars into Clarkson’s funds, displaying that she personally earns $1,583,617 a month
Clarkson first started courting Blackstock – a rustic music supervisor – again in 2011 and married him in 2013. Blackstock additionally shares his 13-year-old son Seth and 17-year-old daughter Savannah along with his ex-wife Melissa Ashworth.
In the meantime, the Piece By Piece hitmaker not too long ago sparked hypothesis she and Blackstock may have been set to have a 3rd youngster, as she confessed she had ‘child fever’ after chatting to celeb chef Gordon Ramsay.
Throughout their chat, during which Gordon’s 13-month-old son Oscar appeared, Clarkson stated: ‘Oh my gosh! Don’t do that to me. I so need one other youngster, and my husband is like, ‘No! We now have 4!’
‘You get child fever once you see them and you are like, ‘Oh, I miss the chubby little legs and the little face.’
Youngsters: Kelly is asking for joint authorized and bodily custody of her two kids River, 5, and Remington, 4, in her divorce from Brandon after seven years of marriage.
The will to have one other child got here as a shock to Clarkson’s followers, as she has beforehand been vocal about her determination to cease having kids.
She even had her tubes tied to forestall her from getting pregnant for a 3rd time, while Blackstock has additionally undergone a medical process to make sure he’s now not able to having children.
In 2017, Kelly stated: ‘Oh God, these tubes are gone! That is blasphemy. We do not even converse of it. We’re each mounted in our personal methods, but nonetheless we’ll in all probability get pregnant once more one way or the other.
‘I at all times really feel dangerous as a result of I’ve buddies who’ve a tough time getting pregnant and I am similar to guys, I’ve the worst pregnancies ever, it will possibly’t occur once more!’
Kiss off: Earlier this month Clarkson requested for the courts to legally declare her single, over one yr after she initially filed for divorce in June 2020 (Pictured, 2018)