Scotty McCreery

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Season 10's winner of American Idol has just accomplished a major feat in the life of a new artist. His latest single, "See You Tonight, has gone gold! The gold status signifies that Scotty has sold over 500,000 copies of the track!

The North Carolina native wrote the single, as well as four others on his sophomore album. McCreery says, "The ones that I wrote are personal to me... they were kinf of in my mind and stuff that we just threw around."


Congrats to Scotty and his team for his success!