WIN tickets to Kelly Clarkson at Sheffield Motorpoint Arena

Kelly Clarkson: At Sheffield Motorpoint Arena on Thursday, October 18, 2012.
Kelly Clarkson: At Sheffield Motorpoint Arena on Thursday, October 18, 2012.

STRONGER pop superstar Kelly Clarkson is bringing her world tour to Sheffield’s Motorpoint Arena and to celebrate we have TEN tickets to be won.

The 30-year-old US singer, who became a world-wide household name after winning the first season of TV’s American Idol 10-years ago, will play a five-date arena tour in the UK this October.

It brings her to Sheffield on Thursday, October 18.

Joining her as special guests will be one of the biggest pop bands of 2012, Cover Drive.

Clarkson is the most successful Idol contestant around the world.

Since bursting onto the music scene a decade ago, she has sold over 20 million albums worldwide, had seven top 10 UK singles and sold over 3.5 million records in the UK alone.

Clarkson, who is noted for a blend of rock-inspired pop, has released five studio albums - Thankful, Breakaway, My December, All I Ever Wanted and Stronger, released last year, featuring her biggest world-wide track to date, Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You).

It’s her longest number one single in the charts and eventually became her best-selling single in the United States.

Dark Side, the third single from her latest album, is due to be released on June 3.

But fans can expect all her greatest hits on the tour, including debut single A Moment Like This, Since U Been Gone, Already Gone, Mr Know It All and UK chart-topper My Life Would Suck Without You.

She has won two Grammy Awards, three MTV Video Music Awards, 12 Billboard Music Awards, four American Music Awards and a Women’s World Award. Cover Drive, her special guest on the UK tour, are a Barbadian four piece band who have supported Rihanna and Dappy. They have had 14 million You Tube views and three top 10 UK singles, including the Caribbean-infused number one, Twilight.

Guarantee your seats. Tickets, now on sale for her Sheffield show, are £32.50 - booking fee may apply. Call 0114 256 5656 or book online at or

* For a chance to win a pair, enter our free draw by email or Twitter.  Four pairs are up for grabs by email - give your name and details, with StarCompKC in the subject bar, to

Our other pair of tickets will be won in a separate draw via Twitter. Simply follow digital editor Graham Walker on Twitter @GW1962 then tweet him with #StarCompKC.

Deadline for both draws is Monday, May 21, 10am. Usual SNL rules and data protection terms apply.

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