She's a singer, and a good friend of Ellen's, but did you know these other fun facts about Kellie?

  • Kellie has 3 dogs; Pixie, MooMoo, and Chunk. She also has a python named Boots
  • Pickler was a cheerleader in high school and held a job as a roller-skating waitress at a Sonic restaurant.
  • She won the Miss Stanly County beauty contest and was in the Miss North Carolina pageant.
  • Kellie placed 6th in Season 5 of "American Idol," but is one of the top 10 earners from the series with $3.3 million generated from album sales.

Ellen threw her a bachelorette party on-air in 2011!