Kelly Clarkson backs lip-synching mom who embarrassed son
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Kelly Clarkson is sending some love to the mom who was captured lip-syncing on a fan cam while her son dove for cover in his hoodie.
The video of Mandy Remmell's performance of Clarkson's "Since U Been Gone" at Tuesday's University of Maryland basketball game, and her 10-year-old son's reaction, has captured more than 700,000 views online.
Clarkson, who is a coach on NBC's "The Voice, tweeted , "This is my kind of mama."
"He was so embarrassed," Remmell said of the moment, "we're just going to keep going." She says it's wonderful that Clarkson can relate.
Remmell's son Blake also is warming up to the attention.
"If you do some things that are fun," explains Blake, "your kids will really like you."