Kellie Pickler is a musician and a TV personality from the Unites States. After she got eliminated from the American Idol, she released her debut studio album titled “Small Town Girl”. Kellie Pickler is the co-host of a talk show titled “Pickler & Ben”. Now let’s have a close look on Kellie Pickler’s net worth in 2018.
Kellie Pickler Early Life
Kellie Dawn Pickler was born in Albemarle city, North Carolina, United States, on June 28, 1986. Her father is Clyde “Bo” Raymond Pickler, Jr., and her mother is Cynthia Morton. Until 2 years old, Kellie Pickler was raised by both of her parents. Then, her mother left home, and came back to take the custody of Kellie Pickler for a couple of years before the court decided to return her to her grandparents.
Kellie Pickler was mostly grown and raised by her grandparents. She finished her schooling from the North Stanly High School, where she was one of their best cheerleaders.
Kellie Pickler married the singer, songwriter, guitarist and pianist Kyle Jacobs in 2011. She has said more than once that she doesn’t want kids. Prior to her marriage, Kellie Pickler had a relationship with the hockey player Jordin Tootoo.
Kellie Pickler Career, Awards & Achievement
When she was 17 years old, Kellie Pickler competed at the Miss America scholarship pageant, and won the Miss of Stanly County, North Carolina. In 2005, Kellie Pickler auditioned for the American Idol and got accepted. She made it through and her outstanding performance got her up to the top 6 week when she got eliminated.
Kellie Pickler released her debut studio album after leaving the American Idol, by the end of 2006. The album is titled “Small Town Girl” and it debuted at 1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart in the United States, and gave her a great success.
2 years later, her second album was released and it is a self-titled album “Kellie Pickler”. The album gained a lot of buzz as it again peaked at 1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart in the United States.
In 2012, Kellie Pickler released another studio album titled “100 Proof”. The album peaked at 2 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart in the United States and 7 on the Billboard 200 chart in the United States.
Her latest studio album “The Woman I Am” was released by the end of 2013. It was another successful album by her as it peaked at 1 on the Independent Albums chart in the United States.
Kellie Pickler has won the Dancing with the Stars 16th season along with Derek Hough. In 2017, she started co-hosting a talk show titled “Pickler & Ben” along with Ben Aaron.
Awards & Achievements
Kellie Pickler won 4 awards for her song “I Wonder”. She won the CMT Music Award for Breakthrough Video of The Year, CMT Music Award for Tearjerker Video of The Year, CMT Music Award for Performance of The Year, and the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers Songwriter Award.
Furthermore, for “Best Days of Your Life” Kellie Pickler won the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers Songwriter Award. She also won the same Songwriter Award for “Red High Heels” song.
Net Worth of Kellie Pickler
The estimated net worth of the musician and the TV personality Kellie Pickler is reaching up to $6 million. She made her fortune from the albums and singles she’s been releasing and selling, and from the tours she goes on. Kellie Pickler’s albums ranked on top charts, and her latest album “The Woman I Am” peaked at 1 on the Independent Albums chart which means that it got sold for 10s of thousands of copies.
Kellie Pickler is a very talented musician who is currently kind of going on a TV career. She has released so far 4 studio albums that successfully ranked on top charts and the latest one of titled “The Woman I Am”. Kellie Pickler is married to Kyle Jacobs and they are happily living together.