Kellie Pickler is an American singer and TV star. She first became known after joining American Idol for its Season 5 where she was in the sixth place. This led her to start a recording career with her first album Small Town Girl being released in 2006. Two years later, she released her self-titled second album, which was also moderately successful in the country music scene. In 2013, she competed in the reality series Dancing with the Stars for its 16th season with Derek Hough. They were declared the winners. In the 2010s, she has released her third and fourth albums – 100 Proof (2012) and The Woman I Am (2013).