It was supposed to be a fun few days for Kelly Clarkson.
An emotional Selena Gomez broke down in tears as she came forward to accept the Woman of the Year award at the 2017 Billboard Women in Music event on Thursday night. Khelani took the time to praise her icons such as Mary J. Blige, who was in the audience since winning the Icon Award, and Billboard's executive, Julie Greenwald.
The 35-year-old was also asked what the term "powerhouse" meant to her, to which she replied with a laugh, "I guess it's someone who walks into a room and, like them or hate them, they're here!" She called the award a "huge responsibility", explaining that, "when people look up to me, I want them to see my life and have it reflect theirs and understand that if I can make it through everything that I've made it through and still making it through, you can do it as well". I'm grateful for that. I want people to know that I respect the platform that I have so deeply.
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While walking the red carpet at the Billboard event, Clarkson said that the home she shares with husband Brandon Blackstock and their children in Los Angeles was burglarized. So I found out I needed to get a kidney transplant due to my Lupus and was recovering.
'When I think about the word impact, I can't think of a more humbling way to articulate the mark that I would have liked to leave on the world with this work'. I feel incredibly lucky. She gave me the ultimate gift and sacrifice by donating her kidney to me.