Inaugural winner of Brat's first talent competition series, The Talent Show. Before winning the series, she had released digital singles called "Oh Holy Night" and "Coming Home."
She played both competitive basketball and softball growing up.
Her father had an imaginary child he called Skylie for a high school genetics project. This is where she got her unique name. Her father Davy Thompson is a musician and youth pastor. She has five siblings.
She had the chance to meet Indiana Massara while filming for The Talent Show.