American country singer, Scotty McCreery won the tenth season of American Idol. His first album Clear as Day went Platinum was released in 2011 and included such hits as "I Love You This Big" and "The Trouble with Girls." Scotty sang the National Anthem at a World Series game between the Texas Rangers and St. Louis Cardinals on October 19, 2011.
Scotty began learning guitar when he was around nine or ten years old and then attended Garner Magnet High School and joined a singing group that performed around the United States.
His father immigrated from Puerto Rico and worked as a manufacturing analyst and his mother worked as a high school teacher. He has an older sister named