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With his third album plus a chart-topping Christmas record , the young star takes a huge creative step forward. He co-wrote all 11 songs on Seasons Change, working with some of the finest songwriters in Nashville to express a wide range of emotions and musical styles. And after a lengthy legal struggle that kept him on the sidelines for several years, McCreery placed a bold bet with his career that has paid off with a new label and a reinvigorated attitude. But then as my life got more complicated, I knew I wanted to make a record that was a lot more personal, and I felt that writing more myself would help capture that. After winning Season Ten of American Idol in , McCreery made history when he became the youngest male artist of any genre, and the first country music artist ever, to have his debut album enter at No. Clear as Day was certified Platinum for sales of one million units in just 13 weeks and became the best-selling solo album released by a country artist in Get it First. Tour Jan Jan Mar
He won the tenth season of American Idol on May 25, His debut studio album, Clear as Day , was released in October and was certified platinum in the United States. He released his third album, See You Tonight , in October The first single from the album, also called " See You Tonight ", became his first song to reach the top ten on Billboard 's Country charts. Around the age of five or six, McCreery received a book about Elvis from his grandmother, and Elvis became McCreery's earliest musical influence. In his second year, he switched to singing bass and began singing in his church. After winning, he held several local shows with the radio station, raising money for sick children. Funds from the concert went to Brittany's Battle, a Garner-based nonprofit that supports those affected by cancer. The concert was held in Raleigh, and country singer Jason Michael Carroll also performed.
In many ways, you yield some authority to the church. And generally those people seem to have great difficulty in breaking off the relationship, even though they are told that it is a dead-end situation that will cause them big trouble in the future. I get to experience the joys of his culture, which I never would have known otherwise.