Scotty McCreery is one of the few country singers who still maintains the classic country vibe we always loved. Therefore, today we are going to celebrate his birthday by listening to McCreery’s top five songs in his career.
Young Scotty McCreery
McCreery was born on October 9, 1993, at Garner, North Carolina. He began singing when he was young. In addition, McCreery joined various contests and won them. At the age of sixteen, McCreery joined the tenth season of the American Idol. He performed country songs all-throughout the competition. He won the contest when he was seventeen years old. After his success in winning one of America’s biggest singing contest, McCreery’s career began.
Five Best Songs
Here are McCreery’s top five country songs:
“I Love You This Big”
In 2011, Scotty McCreery released his single “I Love You This Big” as a single and a track on his first album Clear as Day. The song was first performed during the finale of American Idol. Brett James, Ester Dean, Jay Smith, and Ronnie Jackson wrote the song. It reached No. 11 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Moreover, the song placed at No. 15 on the Hot Country Songs chart. It was also Platinum-certified by RIAA in 2014.
“See You Tonight”
“See You Tonight” is Scotty’s first song to enter the top 10 of the Billboard chart. He said to Billboard that he’s excited about the song because he’s able to write a song for the first time. In addition, he was inspired by his own love story. “See You Tonight” reached No. 10 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. Moreover, the song reached No. 8 on the Country Airplay. McCreery worked with Ashley Gorley and Zach Crowell to write the song.
If you want to feel like its summer all the time, Scotty McCreery has the perfect summer song for you. “Feelin’ It” is another single from McCreery’s second studio album See You Tonight. His song reached No. 16 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart and No. 10 on the Country Airplay chart. Moreover, it secured a spot on the Billboard Hot 100.
“Water Tower Town”
“Water Tower Town” is a song of McCreery that will make you miss your hometown. It’s about life in a small town where people know each other and live a simple and happy life. The song was written by Cole Swindell, Tammi Kidd, and Lynn Hutton. All three of the songwriters grew up in a small town, therefore, writing the song for them was easy. “Water Tower Town” reached No. 38 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart in 2012.
“Five More Minutes”
Of all Scotty’s songs, this must be his best single ever. “Five More Minutes” restored Scotty’s career. He was not signed to any record label by the time he released his song. However, it became successful, leading to him signing with Triple Tigers. “Five More Minutes” reached No. 1 on the Country Airplay and No. 4 on the Hot Country Songs chart. Moreover, it reached No. 44 on the Billboard Hot 100. The song was a co-written by Scotty, and he wrote the song for his grandfather.
There you are folks, Scotty McCreery’s five best songs in his career.