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Who Had the Biggest Hair at the CMT Music Awards?

By Darrick Thomas on
To the uninitiated, country music people feel pretty easy to pin down. They like their beer, their boots, their trucks, and their unwavering national pride. But judging by the red carpet at last night's CMT Awards, we can add something else to the list: They love big hair. The eventing was a parade of teased, sprayed, and lifted 'dos that would make Marge Simpson jealous. So naturally, we decided to rank 'em.8. Kimberly Van Der BeekThings start out tame with Dawson's wife's tiny wave, but...Read Full Story

'Nashville' Exclusive Video: Kellie Pickler Sings for the Troops

By Jill Slattery on
(ABC)Are ya'll ready for some more country music star power on Nashville?Kellie Pickler is stopping by the ABC drama on May 7, and we've got an exclusive sneak peek at the American Idol alum's appearance. In the episode, Rayna (Connie Britton) organizes a charity concert at Fort Campbell after finding out Luke (Will Chase) has been injured in Afghanistan. In addition to Pickler, who will perform her latest single "Closer to Nowhere," First Lady Michelle Obama will also appear as herself in...Read Full Story

Remember When Carrie Underwood Clucked Like a Chicken at Her 'American Idol' Audition?

By Deena Bustillo on
Getty ImagesCan you believe it's been over a decade since Kelly Clarkson won her ticket to Hollywood on American Idol? She was just 20 years old when she wore a top made of jean pants to her audition. But that wasn't too bad — Carrie Underwood gave the judges her best chicken impression after she sang. The point? Pretty much everyone's American Idol audition was embarrassing (therefore really fun to watch now). Let's go back in time and review the audition tapes for seven stars who made it...Read Full Story

New Music Videos: The Backstreet Boys Offer Their Support for Gay Marriage

By Alicia Dennis on
There's a diverse assortment of new music videos today, from the admirably message-laden (Backstreet Boys, for the first time ever) to the irresistably punchy (Hello, French Horn Rebellion — we love you!). Here's the latest.Backstreet Boys, "In a World Like This"Unfortunately, there are no choreographed chair dances in the latest Backstreet Boys video, but there is a triumphant message about the power of love — including a show of support for the LGBT community. On Good Morning America...Read Full Story

'Dancing with the Stars' Results: And the Winner Is...

By Jill Slattery on
(ABC)After weeks of shimmying, shaking, and lots and lots of sequins, Dancing with the Stars crowned its Season 16 winner on Tuesday night. So which celeb walked away with the Mirror Ball trophy: Zendaya, Kellie, Jacoby, or Aly? Get the results below![WARNING: SPOILERS FOR THE DANCING WITH THE STARS FINALE. STOP READING IF YOU DON'T WANT TO KNOW WHO WON.]Zendaya and Kellie Pickler were the front-runners all season long, and in the end it came down to the two ladies, who both received perfect...Read Full Story

Kree Harrison Isn't Sweating That Second-Place 'American Idol' Finish

By JJ Duncan on
Kree Harrison finished second to Candice Glover in last week's American Idol finale, but she's not letting her also-ran status bring her down. She told MTV, she's just excited about all the opportunities the show is bringing her."There's so many Idols that I look up to: Carrie [Underwood], Kelly [Clarkson], Kellie Pickler's one of my best friends," she said. "[Pickler] is such a strong woman and her work ethic is incredible. So for me, there's so many. It doesn't matter where you place...Read Full Story

Watch: Zendaya Coleman & Kelly Pickler Both Got Double Perfect Scores on 'Dancing with the Stars'

By JJ Duncan on
Dancing with the Stars is less than 24 hours from naming the winner of Season 16, and the race is coming down to the wire. After Monday night there's no clear frontrunner, but Zendaya Coleman and Kellie Pickler got two perfect scores each during the show.Check out Zendaya doing her Samba, and Kellie doing her Quickstep in the videos and vote on who you think will win below.ZendayaKellieRead Full Story

Vote: Who Deserves to Win 'Dancing with the Stars'?

By Jill Slattery on
(ABC)Tonight the top four Dancing with the Stars Season 16 finalists will compete for the very last time in a shimmying showdown to decide who will take home the coveted Mirror Ball trophy. Olympian Aly Raisman, Disney Channel star Zendaya, NFL player Jacoby Jones, and country singer Kellie Pickler have all proven that they have some major moves, but only one amateur hoofer can emerge victorious on Tuesday night.The top four will take on the samba challenge, the cha-cha relay, and the super...Read Full Story

TV Round-Up: Kellie Pickler Guest Stars on '90210' (First Look Video)

By Jill Slattery on
Kellie Pickler started off as a dimwitted yet joyful American Idol contestant who mispronounced words and didn't know what sushi was, but since then she's become a bonafide country star. Now the country cutie is coming to 90210; Pickler guest stars as Sally, an acquaintance of Austin's who butts heads with Naomi. Kellie will also show off her famous pipes on the episode. Check out a sneak peak of the episode!• CBS has released the first picture of Katie Holmes as How I Met Your Mother's...Read Full Story

Kellie Pickler at the 44th Annual CMA Awards

By John Newlin on
Former American Idol contestant Kellie Pickler had a blond bombshell moment in a plunging gold dress by Pamella Roland. She happily showed off her new engagement ring—she will soon wed songwriter Kyle Jacobs. The Country Music Association Awards were held on November 10, 2010 in Nashville at the Bridgestone Arena. It was broadcast live on ABC and is considered one of the biggest nights in country music. George Strait holds the record for most wins with 22 awards but Kenny Chesney holds the...Read Full Story