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Happy Birthday to the original ‘American Idol’

Happy Birthday to the original ‘American Idol’

HAPPY BIRTHDAY KELLY: The "American Idol" turns 32 on April 24. Photo: Associated Press

To celebrate her 32nd birthday, here are 15 photos of the beautiful and talented Kelly Clarkson through the years.

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