5 Things You Didn’t Know About Kelsea Ballerini

Best New Artist Grammy nominee Kelsea Ballerini‘s breezy country-pop takes inspiration from the straight talk of Dolly Parton, the sun-dappled hooks of Sheryl Crow, and the pure emotion of Kelly Clarkson – not to mention Rihanna’s swag. Here are five facts about the singer-songwriter, who broke out big over the past 18 months with hits like the coy “Dibs” and the wounded “Peter Pan.”