Scotty McCreery outgrows 'American Idol' label
Scotty McCreery burst onto the national music scene in 2011 at age 17, quickly establishing himself as one of country music’s hottest new stars. Now in his early twenties, the singer/songwriter has album sales approaching 3 million and has received both Platinum and Gold album certifications, debuted three consecutive albums at No. 1 on a Billboard chart and has toured with the likes of Brad Paisley and Rascal Flatts. Don’t miss Scotty McCreery live in Reno at the Silver Legacy Resort Casino on Oct. 21.
His deep voice and irresistible sound create a blend of contemporary and traditional country music. With more than 400 live shows under his belt across the U.S., Canada, the Philippines and the Caribbean, McCreery has quickly become a crowd favorite, appealing to all ages. His loyal fans – the McCreerians – are among the most dedicated and enthusiastic in the country music world.
After winning season ten of “American Idol” McCreery released his debut album, which was the best-selling solo album released by a country artist in 2011. He became the youngest man and first country music artist in history to have his first album debut atop the all-genre Billboard Top 200 albums chart.