Scotty To Perform On QVC on October 23rd
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Oct 22, 2012
SCOTTY McCREERY TO PERFORM SONGS FROM CHRISTMAS WITH SCOTTY MCCREERY ON QVC TUESDAY, OCT 23
Viewers Have Opportunity To Order A Two CD set Including His Platinum-Selling Debut Clear As Day
NASHVILLE, TN – QVC’s gone country! American Idol Season 10 winner Scotty McCreery is scheduled to perform songs from his newly released album,Christmas with Scotty McCreery, live on QVC Tuesday October 23 at 2 PM (ET). In the spirit of the upcoming holiday season, the CMT award-winning artist will offer QVC viewers the exciting opportunity to order his new album as part of a two CD set including his platinum-selling debut album Clear as Day.
Christmas with Scotty McCreery blends classic holiday favorites such as “Let it Snow” and “Jingle Bells” with a distinct country vibe, creating a unique and refreshing sound sure to please music lovers of all ages. The album also features two new singles, “Christmas in Heaven” and “Christmas Comin’ Round Again.”
The two CD set containing Christmas with Scotty McCreery and Clear as Day will be available starting October 23 through QVC.com, while supplies last.
In September, the North Carolina State student was ranked No. 4 on Billboard’s list of “21 Under 21: Music’s Hottest Minors 2012,” which was his second consecutive year to be ranked No. 4 on that prestigious list. He was also among only five musical artists to be included in Variety’s Youth Impact Report 2012 that detailed those under age 21 who are driving forces in the entertainment industry.
McCreery quickly emerged as the most successful new country artist of the last year. He won New Artist of the Year at the Academy of Country Music Awards in April, the same award he received at the American Country Awards in December. He also won the USA Weekend Breakthrough Video of the Year for “The Trouble With Girls” at the 2012 CMT Music Awards. He was ranked No. 1 on Billboard’s list of Top New Country Artists for 2011 and has been touring as part of Brad Paisley’s “Virtual Reality Tour 2012” presented by Chevrolet.
Clear As Day debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200 and Top Country Albums charts, making him the youngest man in history to open at the top of the all-genre chart with a debut release. It also garnered the highest sales of any country solo album released last year and held the No. 1 spot on theBillboard Top Country Albums chart for six weeks. The album's first two singles, "I Love You This Big" and “The Trouble With Girls,” have also been certified gold.