Kellie Pickler wiki, bio, age, songs, husband, married
A beautiful blonde Kellie Pickler is an American country music artist as well as a TV personality who gained popularity after being one of the contestants on fifth season of American Idol in which she finished in sixth place. Previous to starting her career as a country artist, Kellie used to work as a waitress at Sonic Drive-In franchise.
Later in the year 2005, she made her appearance on the WSOC-TV’s Gimme the Mike! Charlotte contest in which she finished at second position. After that, she got participated in Miss American circuit and also won Miss Stanly County pageant when she was 17 years old. In addition to that, she also competed for the Miss North Carolina 2004.
When Kellie was 19 years old, she gave an audition for American Idol in fall of 2005. She then finished the show placing sixth. After that, she signed a record deal on 17th July of 2006 with the 19 Recordings/BNA Records. Till now, she has released her four albums which are titled as Small Town Girl in 2006, Kellie Pickler in 2008, 100 Proof in 2012 and The Woman I Am in 2013.
Her songs as well as albums became so popular and successful. In addition to that, she has also appeared on celebrity edition of a quiz show called Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader? Prior to that, she actively supports the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. There, she helps to raise the funds as well as gives kids special visits.
Moving on to her personal life biography, Kellie Pickler has already got married. She is married to her husband named Kyle Jacobs who is also a country music star. Before getting with each other, the pair were in relationship for two and half years. Kyle proposed Pickler on 15th June of the year 2010 while they were on the beach at sunset. It was the day of the birthday of her late grandmother.
Later, Kyle and Kellie got engaged with each other on 23rd June of the same year and they marriage ceremony took place on 1st January of the following year in an intimate ceremony on private island in Caribbean. Since then, the couple is living their blissful life.
A native of Albemarle, North Carolina, United States, Kellie came into this world on 28th June of the year 1986 which has now made her at the age of 29. Although she is known by the name Kellie Pickler, as a child, she was named as Kellie Dawn Pickler. She was born at the Stanly Memorial Hospital. She is the daughter of Clyde Raymond Pickler, Jr. and wife Cynthia Morton. Her mother left them while Kellie was just two years old and later, she came back and took the custody of her for a couple of years.
She went to get her education from the North Stanly High School located in New London, North Carolina and got graduated from there in the year 2004. She was also a cheerleader as well as beauty queen. During that time, she also sang a song titled as On the Side of Angels by LeAnn Rimes at the graduation of high school. Besides that, she is also active in Instagram and Twitter.