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Kelly Clarkson

Stuffed Mushrooms ...

Key To Singing LIVE

1/23/2013 12:40 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Wanna know the secret to Kelly Clarkson's sensational LIVE performance of "My Country, 'Tis of Thee" at the Presidential Inauguration? Two words ... STUFFED MUSHROOMS.

That's right, the night before Kelly rocked the National Mall in front of more than 800,000 people ... she and a few friends carbo-loaded at Buca di Beppo in D.C. -- and as everyone knows by now, it clearly paid off.

We're told Kelly and co. feasted on lasagna, bruschetta, stuffed mushrooms, half-pound meatballs, spaghetti, chicken parmigiana -- and the always delicious colossal brownie sundae ...all for a cool $230.

Our sources say Kelly was super friendly, took time to snap pics with the staff (above) -- and left in extremely good spirits.

And then she did this ...



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SYLVI212    

Your "feasting" shows Kelly! Quit stuffing your face and find a diet that works for you. Her face looks ENORMOUS in that photo.

603 days ago
32.

moe    

Kelly looks HORRIBLE as a blonde!

603 days ago
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Alli    

WOW KELLY, now that is someone who can sing!!! Why would anyone need to lip sinc if they are not even dancing?

603 days ago
34.

Dave    

Kelly deserves the praise, especially when you consider how freaking cold out it was. She schooled Beyonce.

603 days ago
35.

Dave    

She did a fantastic job and deserves all the praise she is getting. She totally schooled Beyonce (and by the way, Kelly's performance is even more impressive when you consider how freaking cold out it was.

603 days ago
36.

Sugar    

Love this girl. She's the real deal. :)

603 days ago
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Wrestlingmark00    

Kelly fought here way to the top. BEYONCE had her daddy and momma do everything

603 days ago
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Wrestlingmark00    

If you think Kelly is fat BEYONCE is obese

603 days ago
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