Kelly Clarkson’s “Piece by Piece” Was Written About Her Own Absentee Father, She Was Brought To Tears By A Contestants Emotional Cover Of Her Song.
Clarkson tweeted her reaction to contestant Stephanie Rice’s emotional story and cover of her song. According to the 27-year-old Texas, native, her parents her disowned her after she came out to them when she was 18 years old, forcing her to leave home and find a new one.
“Can’t. Stop. Crying,” Clarkson wrote on Twitter after Rice’s performance. “Her vulnerability and her story ….just wow. Steph, I hope ur parents open their hearts 2 the beautiful person u r!”
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