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Kelly Clarkson to Release Fifth Album, 'Stronger'

The inaugural “Idol” will debut the first single, “Mr. Know It All,” during an Aug. 30 webcast.

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Kelly Clarkson is back.

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The inaugural American Idol winner has announced that her fifth studio album, to be titled Stronger, will released on October 25, 2011 via RCA Records. The record will be her first since 2009’s All I Ever Wanted.

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The two-time Grammy award winner will debut the album’s lead single, “Mr. Know It All,” during a live webcast on kellyclarkson.com Aug. 30. The track will launch at Radio Disney directly after, and will be available for digital download Sept. 5th.

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To date, Clarkson has sold over 20 million albums worldwide, and has had 7 singles reach the top 10 on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart. Her last album debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200 and produced the hit singles “My Life Would Suck Without You” and “Already Gone.”