Scotty McCreery burst onto the national music scene in 2011, quickly establishing himself as one of country musics hottest new stars. Within just a few years, the talented singer/songwriter has album sales approaching 3 million; earned both Platinum and Gold album certifications; debuted three consecutive albums at No. 1 on a Billboard chart; achieved one Gold and three Platinum-certified singles as well as two Top Ten hits; won ACM, BMI and CMT Awards; and authored his first book. Now he is back on the charts with his latest song, Five More Minutes.After winning Season Ten of American Idol and capturing the hearts of millions of television viewers across the globe, McCreery made history when he became the youngest man of any musical genre and first country music artist ever to have his first album debut atop the all- genre Billboard Top 200 albums chart.That album, Clear as Day, was certified Platinum for sales of one million units in just thirteen weeks and became the best-selling solo album released by a country artist in 2011. The first two singles (I Love You This Big and The Trouble with Girls) were also certified Platinum. He won the New Artist of the Year Award at both the Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards and the American Country Awards in 2011, and received the CMT Music Award for the USA Weekend Breakthrough Video of the Year for The Trouble with Girls in 2012. That same year, his Christmas album, Christmas with Scotty McCreery, was released. It debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Top Holiday Albums chart and was quickly certified Gold.His next album, See You Tonight, was released in October 2013 and debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Country Albums chart. He co-wrote five songs on the album, including the first single, "See You Tonight,"which was certified Platinum and became his first Top Ten hit. The song would go on to earn McCreery his first BMI Award for writing one of the Top 50 Country Music Songs of 2015. Soon after its release, he won the Breakthrough Artist Award at the 2013 American Country Awards. Around the time he turned 21 in 2014, Feelin It became his second consecutive Top Ten hit and was later certified Gold in 2015. That same year, McCreery released his fan-favorite single Southern Belle with an accompanying music video that quickly topped GACs Top 20 Countdown.Soon after being named both Country Musics Sexiest Man and Country Musics Hottest Bachelor by the readers of NASH Country Weekly Magazine, McCreery released his first book, Go Big or Go Home: The Journey Toward the Dream, in May 2016. In the book, which he called a travelogue not an autobiography, the talented performer shared stories from his life and lessons learned along the way.McCreery performed a new song, Five More Minutes, on the Grand Ole Opry in June 2016. He wrote the song with Frank Rogers and Monty Criswell two weeks after his grandfather passed away. The Opry posted the performance on its You Tube Channel which quickly earned millions of views, becoming a fan favorite. The performance earned him the first Rare Country Award for Opry Moment of the Year in Dec. 2016.McCreery officially released Five More Minutes on May 5, 2017 and the emotional song quickly made an impact with listeners. On June 12, he debuted the heart-warming video at People.com. Filled with home footage of McCreery as a boy interacting with his family and friends, reminding us all to be sure we spend five more minutes with those who are important in our lives, the video is now available at VEVO, CMT, GAC and all music video outlets.In between concert dates, McCreery is in the process of writing songs and finishing up work on his next album, which he hopes to release in late 2017 or early 2018.
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