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Happy 24th

Happy 24th

Happy 24th birthday to Scotty McCreery. The “5 More Minutes” singer was born in Garner, N.C., on Oct. 9, 1993. Scotty recently got engaged to longtime girlfriend Gabi Dugal.MORE

Scotty McCreery Gets Engaged to Girlfriend Gabi Dugal

Scotty McCreery Gets Engaged to Girlfriend Gabi Dugal

Scotty McCreery and longtime girlfriend Gabi Dugal are engaged. Scotty popped the question during a hike in the mountains of North Carolina near Grandfather Mountain. When the couple summited the mountain, Scotty got down on one knee, presented a ring he had helped design specifically for her, and asked Gabi to be his wife. “I’ve…MORE

Scotty McCreery Has “Bucket-List Night” Performing Surprise Opening Gig for Garth Brooks

Scotty McCreery Has “Bucket-List Night” Performing Surprise Opening Gig for Garth Brooks

Scotty McCreery fulfilled a lifelong dream with a surprise performance before Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood’s sold-out show at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls, S.D., on Sept. 22. Scotty treated the 13,000 fans to an unannounced 30-minute set that included “See You Tonight,” “Five More Minutes” and more. “It was a really…MORE

Scotty McCreery Signs New Record Deal With Sony’s Triple Tigers

Scotty McCreery Signs New Record Deal With Sony’s Triple Tigers

More than 18 months after parting ways with Universal Music Group’s Mercury Nashville label in 2016, Scotty McCreery has signed a new record deal with Triple Tigers Records/Sony Music Entertainment. “I’m very excited to become part of the Triple Tigers/Sony Music Entertainment family,” said Scotty. “They believe in me and my music, they work hard,…MORE

Scotty McCreery Stopped at Airport with Loaded Handgun

Scotty McCreery Stopped at Airport with Loaded Handgun

On Thursday (July 13), Scotty McCreery was stopped by police at the Raleigh Durham International Airport after TSA X-ray screening identified a handgun in his luggage, according to ABC11 News in Raleigh-Durham, N.C.. The police searched the country star’s backpack and found a 9mm Smith & Wesson handgun and ammunition. According to the police report,…MORE

Scotty McCreery Talks Songwriting, Performing on the Opry, Upcoming Album and New Single, “Five More Minutes”

Scotty McCreery Talks Songwriting, Performing on the Opry, Upcoming Album and New Single, “Five More Minutes”

Jim Casey talks with Scotty McCreery about releasing his new single, “Five More Minutes,” working on his upcoming album, the cathartic songwriting process, making a very personal music video, performing on the Grand Ole Opry, how Laurent Alaina’s success has been validating and more. Show Participants Scotty McCreery Jim Casey, NCD director of editorial Show Notes &…MORE

Watch Scotty McCreery Get Personal in New “Five More Minutes” Video

Watch Scotty McCreery Get Personal in New “Five More Minutes” Video

Scotty McCreery released a new video for his current single, “Five More Minutes,” a deeply personal tune he co-wrote with Frank Rogers and Monty Criswell two weeks after the death of his grandfather in 2015. The new clip features Scotty singing the song against a dark backdrop, as home video footage of various experiences from…MORE

Watch Scotty McCreery Grant Wish to Teen With Incurable Disease by Singing With Him

Watch Scotty McCreery Grant Wish to Teen With Incurable Disease by Singing With Him

Big-hearted Scotty McCreery took time out of his busy schedule to meet—and sing—with one of his biggest fans: Dustin Chapman, a 19-year-old North Carolina native who suffers from a progressive disease that affects his esophagus and has no known cure. Dustin performed one of his original tunes for the American Idol winner, before Scotty returned…MORE

Watch: Keith Urban, Maren Morris, Jason Aldean, Chris Janson and More Smack Down Country Music Misconceptions

Watch: Keith Urban, Maren Morris, Jason Aldean, Chris Janson and More Smack Down Country Music Misconceptions

From line-dancing in cowboy boots to saying “y’all” through missing teeth, country music artists and their fans can be subjected to particularly cartoonish caricatures and stereotypes. Elaina Doré Smith, co-host of national radio show Nash Nights Live, got some of today’s biggest country music stars together to put these misconceptions to rest in a hilarious new…MORE

5 Things Scotty McCreery Wants You to Know About His New Song, “5 More Minutes”

5 Things Scotty McCreery Wants You to Know About His New Song, “5 More Minutes”

Today (May 5), the wait for new music from Scotty McCreery is finally over. After almost two years, the former American Idol has released a new song, “Five More Minutes,” to digital retailers and streaming services. Scotty co-penned the deeply personal tune with Frank Rogers and Monty Criswell two weeks after the death of his…MORE

Reba McEntire, Scotty McCreery, Little Big Town and More Shine at T.J. Martell Annual Best Cellars Dinner [Photo Gallery]

Reba McEntire, Scotty McCreery, Little Big Town and More Shine at T.J. Martell Annual Best Cellars Dinner [Photo Gallery]

Reba McEntire, Scotty McCreery and Little Big Town (sans Kimberly Schlapman) enjoyed an evening out Monday night (April 24) at the T.J. Martell Foundation’s 18th Annual Nashville Best Cellars Dinner at the Omni Hotel in Nashville. For it’s 18th year, the Best Cellars Dinner brought together award-winning chef’s, who prepare a four-course menu for the…MORE

VOTE: Country’s Best Dressed Male and Female at the 2017 ACM Awards

VOTE: Country’s Best Dressed Male and Female at the 2017 ACM Awards

From Faith Hill and Carrie Underwood to Keith Urban and Dierks Bentley—and everyone in between—the 52nd Annual Academy of Country Music awards saw country’s biggest stars dressed to the nines. But who really stood out in their formal attire? While everyone looked great in their own style, we can’t resist a good vote. We narrowed…MORE

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Still Rings True

Still Rings True

Keith Whitley’s new exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame will open on May 3. Photo courtesy Jim Shea/CMHOF