Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Kellie Pickler Sings Beautiful Ballad About the Grandmother Who Raised Her

Subscribe to KRFO-FM on

Fans taking in the shows at CMA Fest 2017 got a raw moment from Kellie Pickler. Taking the stage at Nashville’s Ascend Amphitheater with husband Kyle Jacobs by her side on piano, the singer debuted a breathtaking ballad called “If It Wasn’t for a Woman” about her late grandmother, Faye, who raised her.

“Sometimes when I miss her / I can still hear her sweet words / ‘I love you, be safe’ / I wouldn’t be here today / If it wasn’t for a woman / Leading me by the hand, helping me understand,” Pickler sings on the song, which she wrote with her husband and Brian Bunn.

It was apparently Faye’s advice that Pickler be patient and wait for a gentleman who would open the door for her — an act that Jacobs does for her. “Met a man that treats me good / Opens my door like a gentleman should / She always said, ‘Don’t settle for less, no girl deserves second best,'” she continues.

Pickler hasn’t divulged whether a new country album is on the way, but she is keeping plenty busy with other ventures. The singer split with her label, Black River Entertainment, last year, but her CMT series, I Love Kellie Pickler, remains strong. The show returns for a fourth season on Aug. 3. Pickler and Faith Hill are also working on a daytime talk show, which is set to premiere sometime this fall.

See What Kellie Pickler (And Other Stars) Wore to Prom

Kellie Had an Unforgettable Idol Audition

Subscribe to KRFO-FM on

Next: More About Kellie Pickler's Talk Show

Best of Kat Kountry 105

Recommended for Your

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://katkountry105.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KRFO-FM Kat Kountry 105 quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KRFO-FM Kat Kountry 105 contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.