Monday, May 14, 2012

One Year Homecoming Concert Video

Thanks for the heads up in the comments about this. Garner, NC uploaded this video today. Enjoy as you close out Scotty McCreery Day!

Scotty McCreery "American Idol" Homecoming Concert- One Year Anniversary(townofgarner)

MusicRow Awards: Scotty nominated for Breakthrough Artist

MusicRow is pleased to announce the nominees for our 24th Annual MusicRow Awards, Nashville’s longest running industry trade awards show. The MusicRow editorial team selects a slate of nominees which is then voted on by the magazine’s readers. The MusicRow Awards will be hosted at BMI’s Nashville headquarters on Wednesday, June 20 at 5:30 pm. Readers will receive ballots later today (5/14). Ballots must be returned before voting closes at 5 pm on Friday, May 18.

Eligibility Period: May 1, 2011 – April 30, 2012
(Clockwise: Brantley Gilbert, Kip Moore, Scotty McCreery, Thompson Square and Eli Young Band)

Breakthrough Artist 
To honor an artist who achieved significant career progress for the first time.
Brantley Gilbert (Valory Music Co.)
Eli Young Band (Republic Nashville)
Kip Moore (MCA Nashville)
Scotty McCreery (Mercury)
Thompson Square (Stoney Creek)

Producer of the Year
To honor a producer’s work on albums active during the awards time period. Can include, but not limited to, single chart performance and album sales.
Mark Bright (Carrie Underwood, Scotty McCreery, Luke Bryan)
Scott Hendricks (Blake Shelton, Jana Kramer)
Michael Knox (Jason Aldean, Montgomery Gentry)
Frank Liddell (Miranda Lambert,David Nail, Eli Young Band, Pistol Annies, Kellie Pickler)
Jay Joyce (Eric Church, Thomas Rhett, Randy Montana, Emmylou Harris)

For more information about other nominees and the awards:

Happy Scotty McCreery Day!

On May 14, 2011 Scotty traveled back home to Garner, North Carolina as part of American Idol's top 3 hometown visit tradition. There, Garner named May 14 Scotty McCreery Day. So one year later, let's remember all the memories of that day and celebrate all that's come after as well! For more videos, see after the jump.

Scotty McCreery Home Town Visit North Carolina (superk734)  Scotty McCreery first homecoming event (peajay5johnson) Scotty McCreery hometown visit including backstage footage (townofgarner) Scotty McCreery Hometown Visit - Interview with QDR (hotsoupmedia)