Close

Wonderwall

Kelly Clarkson Rocks Hoodie, Covers Eminem's "Lose Yourself"

USMagazine, Tuesday, August 14, 2012, 4:30pm (PDT)

Who knew Kelly Clarkson and Eminem had so much in common?

Both performers, it turns out, really know how to lose themselves on stage -- something Clarkson, 30, proved during her Detroit concert last week when she covered Motor City native Eminem's "Lose Yourself."

VIDEO: Kelly Clarkson performs with Robin Thicke on Duets

In a nod to the hip hop icon's 8 Mile character, the "Stronger" singer donned a gray hoodie to rap and sing the 2002 single, which garnered an Academy Award for Best Original Song in 2003.

Recently, the very first American Idol winner -- currently dating Reba McEntire's stepson, Brandon Blackstock -- opened up to Lucky magazine about not wanting to be defined by any one genre.

PHOTOS: American Idol stars' weight ups and downs

"Even though I'm a pop singer, I really have more the life of a country singer," Clarkson explained. "People act like there's this one set of rules to follow to be a pop star and I think, 'Well, you say I'm a pop star, so maybe that's not true.'"

This article originally appeared on Usmagazine.com: Kelly Clarkson Rocks Hoodie, Covers Eminem's "Lose Yourself"

Show Comments
When using Facebook Connect your image and name may display on Wonderwall. All Privacy Settings are controlled by Facebook
Like us on Facebook?
UP NEXT
Sexy Sweeties
We are updating our Terms of Use. Learn More
aa