Clarkson auditioned for the inaugural season of the reality television show, American Idol in 2002. Later that year, she would win the competition.
In winning American idol, Clarkson was signed to RCA Records, 19 Recordings and S Records. She worked with music mol Clive Davis to record her debut double-A-side album, ‘Before Your Love’/’A Moment Like This’.
The song hit No. 1 on the Canadian singles chart and the U.S. Billboard Hot 100.
In 2006, it was covered by Leona Lewis, who won the third season of the U.K.’s The X Factor.