"We were just in a room together, and then he came up and said he was from the same hometown as me and I was like, 'oh, we're so getting married' -- I was so that girl," Clarkson recalled during an interview on Seacrest's KIIS-FM morning radio show.
"When he became single, I was on the prowl." PHOTOS: Kelly's body through the years In the time since Us Weekly broke news of their relationship in March, Clarkson has became more open about her unique bond with the Nashville-based talent manager, 35, who is the stepson of Clarkson's pal Reba Mc Entire. He helps spark creativity in the singer, who will release a greatest hits album in November.
13 years ago, and she's remained one of the most successful winners—and pop artists in general—ever since.
Through the years, she's given women of all ages anthems for breakups ("Since U Been Gone"), confidence in singledom, ("Miss Independent"), and generally loving yourself ("Stronger"), and with her latest album When I sat down with Kelly in NYC, she revealed the emotional and powerful stories behind three songs she penned on the album, including one that takes a stand for women's rights.
, which everybody thought we were dating," Kelly told host Andy Cohen.