Kellie Pickler first won us over on the 5th season of American Idol, and has since joined the ranks as country’s newest it girl along side her gal pals Carrie Underwood and Taylor Swift. Besides her booming vocals, adorable style, and all around sweet personality, we’ve always loved how down-to-earth and funny she is!
Kellie has been charming us with a spunky personality since her American Idol audition at the age of 19, and now that she’s at the top of the charts, we can’t get enough.
With numerous appearances and long time comedy cahoots with Ellen Degeneres, Kellie appeared as the red carpet correspondent for this week’s Country Music Awards for the show– cracking more jokes than Ellen herself. Check out the video below to get some insight on why we love this bubbly little firecracker: