Kellie Pickler is an American country music artist that gained fame from being a contestant on the fifth season of American Idol. In 2006, she signed with 19 Records and BNA Records and released her debut album, “Small Town Girl” which sold over 800,000 copies. This album was certified gold by the RIAA and produced three singles.
Her second album was released in the fall of 2008 and produced many singles. In 2013, Pickler and her partner, Derek Hough, were declared the winners of the sixteenth season of Dancing with the Stars.