Kellie Pickler by Steve Granitz/
Kellie Pickler and Ryan Seacrest will be reunited - and it feels so good.

The Season 5 American Idol reject will help Seacrest ring in 2009 on Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest as a special correspondent.

"I am so excited I can barley [sic] type!" the singer wrote on her MySpace blog. "I cannot believe that I am going to be in New York City on New Years! I can't think of a better way to bring in 2009!"

The trio will kick off the three-and-a-half hours of festivities on Dec. 31 at 10 pm/ET on ABC.

Can Kellie rival Ryan as the host with the most? - Joyce Eng