American country singer who has released gold and platinum-selling records, including her 1998 album No Place That Far.
She was a regular nightclub performer at the age of sixteen. Her first album, Three Chords and a Truth, was released in 1997.
She's won awards from Billboard, the Country Music Association, and Broadcast Music Incorporated.
She has six younger siblings. She had two daughters, Audrey and Olivia, and a son, Avery, with Craig Schelske, whom she was married to from 1993 to 2007. She married Jay Barker in 2008.
She guest-starred on Jeff Foxworthy's television show, Foxworthy's Big Night Out.