American Idol Winner Kelly Clarkson Confirms Pregnancy, Expecting First Child

Congratulations are in order for "American Idol" winner Kelly Clarkson and her husband, Brandon Blackstock.

The couple, who wed last month in Tennessee, are expecting their first child.

Clarkson broke the news via Twitter Tuesday, Nov. 19, writing "I'm pregnant!!! Brandon and I are so excited! Best early Christmas present ever :)"

As previously reported, Kelly Clarkson released a Holiday album titled "Wrapped In Red" last month.

She will continue to promote the album, which debuted at no.3 on the Billboard 200 in October. She is also due to appear on an NBC holiday special slated to air Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 10 p.m. ET.