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Her debut album, Small Town Girl, released on October 31, 2006, topped Billboard's Top Country Albums and landed at number nine on the Billboard 200 selling over 79,000 copies in its first week, making Pickler the highest-selling first-week sales for a new artist in 2006.The album includes five songs that Pickler co-wrote with songwriters Chris Lindsey, Aimee Mayo, and Karyn Rochelle.The mayor also proclaimed the day as "Kellie Pickler Day".Pickler also received numerous awards from local and statewide government officials praising her accomplishments as a contestant on the American Idol television show.On January 18, 2007, Pickler co-hosted The View and was presented with a gold record by Rosie O'Donnell, certifying that her album has reached the 500,000 sales mark.She also performed her second single, "I Wonder", which is a personal song about her absent relationship with her mother, Cynthia Morton.A month later, at the ASCAP Awards in Nashville, Pickler received a songwriter award for co-writing "Red High Heels". During the performance, she was visibly overcome with emotion and struggled to even finish the song before bursting into tears. While "Things That Never Cross a Man's Mind" was climbing the country charts (it eventually reached number sixteen), Pickler returned to the studio to record her second studio album for 19 Recordings/BNA Records.
She sang both Kelly Clarkson's "Since U Been Gone" and Martina Mc Bride's "A Broken Wing". Pickler advanced through the semi-final rounds in February. She was compared to Jessica Simpson in a March 27 story in US Weekly magazine titled "Kellie: The Next Jessica Simpson", due to her "sweet Southern style and ditzy demeanor".She was nominated for "Top New Female Vocalist", but the award went to Taylor Swift."Don't You Know You're Beautiful" was released to radio in June 2008 and was a Top 25 hit for Pickler, peaking eventually at number twenty-one.Kellie Dawn Pickler (born June 28, 1986) is an American country music artist, actress and television personality.Pickler gained fame as a contestant on the fifth season of American Idol and finished in sixth place.
Her first single, "Red High Heels", debuted on September 13, 2006, and its music video was officially released on October 20, 2006.