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Kellie Pickler, who lost "American Idol" seven years ago, made her reality show comeback this year and went all the way to win season 16 of ABC's "Dancing With The Stars" and the Mirror Ball Trophy.
The 26-year-old bleached-blonde, fun-loving, self-proclaimed "crazy" country music singer from North Carolina maintained her mischievous demeanor during an interview with OTRC.com following Tuesday's finale. Check out OTRC.com's interview with Kellie Pickler and Derek Hough.
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Kellie Pickler's husband, Kyle Jacobs, says he is proud of her for competing -- and winning "Dancing With The Stars," adding that she is a "little warrior."
Pickler, a 26-year-old former "American Idol" finalist and country singer, and partner Derek Hough were awarded the Mirror Ball Trophy on the season 16 finale of the ABC ballroom dancing competition series on Tuesday, May 21. They beat celebrity contestants Aly Raisman, an Olympic gymnast, Zendaya of the show "Shake It Up!" and NFL star Jacoby Jones. Check out an interview with Kellie Pickler's husband.
The "Dancing With The Stars" season 16 finale took place on Tuesday, May 21, and one out of four celebrity finalists was awarded the Mirror Ball Trophy after 10 weeks of performances. Spoiler alert!
On Monday, the remaining four celebrities left in the ABC ballroom competition series -- "American Idol" alum Kellie Pickler, "Shake It Up!" actress Zendaya, Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman and NFL star Jacoby Jones -- performed three dances with their partners, including a Cha Cha Cha relay. Find out which celebrity WON "Dancing With The Stars" below!
Check out photos from the "Dancing With The Stars" season 16 finale, which aired on May 21, 2013 and featured performances from PSY, Pitbull and 'American Idol' alum Jessica Sanchez and singer and former contestant Wynonna, as well the return of the other eliminated contenders.
The four celebrity finalists competing for the Mirror Ball Trophy were Jacoby Jones, Aly Raisman, Zendaya Coleman and Kellie Pickler.
Kellie Pickler and Derek Hough wowed the "Dancing With The Stars" crowd and left judge Carrie Ann Inaba in tears on Monday, May 21, after their emotional Freestyle.
OTRC.com caught up with Pickler and Hough on Monday after their performances and Hough said that even if the two don't win the coveted Mirror Ball Trophy, the experience of working with Pickler during the season was enough of a reward.
The Mirror Ball Trophy is looking for a good home! And to earn the honor of taking home that statue of mirror and rhinestones, our four remaining celebrities had to perform three dances each.
Jacoby Jones, Kellie Pickler, Alexandra Raisman and Zendaya have each been assigned one routine in a dance style that the judges wanted to see again. They also tag-teamed in the breathless Cha Cha Relay; and then the dance we've all grown to love the most ... Freestyle!
How did your favorite do on week 10? Read a recap of the episode and see the scores, from highest to lowest (Warning: Spoiler Alert).
When Kellie Pickler competed on the fifth season of "American Idol," she finished in sixth place. Now, the singer is one of the front-runners who might take home the Mirror Ball Trophy for the 16th season of "Dancing With The Stars."
Pickler and her partner Derek Hough are set to perform three dances on Monday, May 20, including a Cha Cha relay and a "supersized" Freestyle routine. The contestants will also have to perform a new routine to a dance style that will be picked by the judges.
Check out photos from the week 9 results episode of "Dancing With The Stars" season 16, which aired on May 14, 2013 and featured performances from Avril Lavigne and The Wanted.
The five celebrities faced with possible elimination were Jacoby Jones, Aly Raisman, Ingo Rademacher, Zendaya Coleman and Kellie Pickler.