Country singer who covered the multi-platinum single "Blue" at the age of thirteen and was considered the youngest country star since Tanya Tucker in the early 1970s.
Rimes started performing in talent shows at the age of five. She was later almost cast as Annie in the Broadway musical.
She won Star Search at age eight.
She married Dean Sheremet on February 23, 2002 and, after their divorce on June 19, 2010, she married Eddie Cibrian on April 22, 2011.
She has released covers of songs by Whitney Houston.