Scotty McCreery is slated to release his debut album, Clear As Day, on Oct. 4. His release week will include several national television appearances and a hometown event, celebrating his album release along with his 18th birthday.
McCreery will perform on Today Monday, Oct. 3. That night, GAC will premiere Introducing: Scotty McCreery at 9 p.m. GAC cameras have been documenting McCreery’s life since June and have captured much of what’s happened since his Season 10 American Idol win in May. The show will also feature interviews with family, friends and industry leaders who have played an important role in his personal and professional life.
Sunday, Oct. 9. is McCreery’s eighteenth birthday. To celebrate, he is inviting friends and fans to attend his Album Release and Birthday Bash Homecoming. The event will take place Saturday, Oct. 8 at 11 a.m at the the Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek in Raleigh, NC.
The following week, on Oct. 11, McCreery will take the stage at The Grand Ole Opry. The performance will be televised on Opry Live on GAC at 8 p.m.
McCreery has also been chosen as the first artist to release a CD in a ‘ZinePak configuration. The ‘ZinePak features his debut album and an exclusive 72-page magazine. The mini magazine includes a Q-and-A with McCreery, lyrics, song notes, behind the scene photos and more. Less than 80,000 copies of McCreery’s ‘ZinePak edition will go on sale exclusively at Walmart, when his album releases on Oct. 4.