Kellie Pickler Pays Tribute to Mr. Rogers, Stars in Holiday Movie

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American Idol season 6 alum and country singer Kellie Pickler, known for her Gold-certified debut album Small Town Girl, her Platinum-certified single “Best Days of Your Life” and five Emmy Nominations for Pickler & Ben, will launch into the holidays with a series of performances and appearances, beginning with the release of her tribute track to the beloved Mister Rogers.

Slated for release Friday, Oct. 25, Pickler recorded “It’s Such a Good Feeling,” the closing theme of “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood,” for a special Thank You Mister Rogers: Music and Memories album. To preorder the tribute album and learn more about the project, go to

Kellie also stars in The Mistletoe Secret alongside Tyler Hynes and Patrick Duffy, the follow-up to her first two Hallmark Channel Original Movies: her film debut Christmas at Graceland, which premiered as Hallmark’s Most Watched Movie of 2018 and garnered the sequel, Wedding at Graceland. Her latest film will premiere on Hallmark Channel on Sunday, Nov. 10 at 7 p.m. CT.

Watch the preview of Kellie Pickler’s Hallmark Channel Original Movie “The Mistletoe Secret” HERE

An avid participant in USO Tours and known for her continuous support of the U.S. Armed Forces, Kellie will also appear on the Emmy-winning television special American Valor: A Salute to Our Heroes to perform the U.S. National Anthem and serve as a presenter. Taping in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, Oct. 26 and airing on Veterans Day, Monday, Nov. 11, the special will be nationally syndicated on ABC, CBS, NBC and FOX while also broadcasting to U.S. troops overseas on the American Forces Network.

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Kellie will then bring holiday cheer to Nashville as she headlines the three-night event Music City Christmas with the Nashville Symphony, conducted by Enrico Lopez-Yañez at Schermerhorn Symphony Center, Dec. 5-Dec. 7. For more information and to purchase tickets, go to

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