How much does Singer Scotty McCreery earn?
The winner of the tenth season of the competitive TV show American Idol, Scotty McCreery met with stardom right after his big win. Debuting with his album- Clear as Day, he has managed to influence the country music scene with his singing. Earning from his each album release, he is currently worth the estimated amount of $3 Million.
Born on the date October 9, 1993, his parents Judy and Michael McCreery had originally planned on naming Scotty, Evan but they eventually decided on his current name. His father works as a manufacturing systems analyst while his mother is a real estate agent.
Raised in their hometown, he also has an older sister, Ashley McCreery. His earliest influence to enter the music industry was Elvis. Competing in singing contests in the local scenes, he showed his singing capability since an early age.
Scotty finished his primary schooling from the Garner Magnet High School. While still in his high school, he had already participated in numerous singing competitions, and school choruses.
Being a member of the choir group in the local church, he gained reputation quickly. He then joined the North Carolina State University to complete his learning.
Scotty showed an early interest in the music field and was part of the vocal ensemble called Die Meistersingers with who he performed numerous times. He also won the singing competition- Clayton Idol in 2009.
After winning the show, he also got the chance to perform and raise money for sick children. Along with performing, he also worked as a bagger in the local food franchise- Lowes Foods.
At the age of just sixteen, Scotty auditioned for the American Idol as a contestant from Milwaukee. In the audition, he sang the songs- Your Man and Put Some Drive in Your Country. Selected to compete further, he had to have one of his parents live with him because of his young age. Winning the hearts of the American audience, he won the competition after giving outstanding performance one by one.
Right after winning the American Idol, he debuted with his single- I Love You This Big. The song entered the Billboard charts making it to 32nd position. It was certified gold and sold over 171 k units in its first week.
He then released his debut album- Clear as Day on October 4, 2011. The album made history being the first country album to top the Billboard charts. Gaining recognition worldwide, he then started working on his second album.
He then released his second album- See You Tonight on the October of 2013. Once again reaching the Top Billboard Charts, his singles debuted in the top ten. For his third album, he has released the single- Southern Belle on August 17, 2015. He is yet is to release his album.
|Date of birth||October 9, 1993|
|Birthplace||Garner, North Carolina, US|
|Height||5’10” (17 c8m)|
|Father’s name||Michael McCreery|
|Mother’s name||Judy McCreery|
|Net Worth||$3 Million|
Relationship and LoveLife
The heartthrob of many earning fans through his soulful country singing, he is yet to confirm his relationship status. Not much about his love life is disclosed to the public although we know that he is yet to get married.
The young singer has a huge fan base following him and his country singing. Being a regular user of the social media, he has almost a million followers on his Twitter and over 300 k followers on his Instagram account.
Earning from his musical career, he has amassed the huge amount as his net worth. According to the estimations, he currently has the net worth value of around $3 million.
Rumors and Controversy
Being in the spotlight since his rise to fame, he still lives a life of solitude. There is no controversy directly linked to him so far. There are no rumors about him as well.