Scotty McCreery has been named to Billboard’s “21 Under 21: Music’s Hottest Minors 2013” list. Comprised of the hottest artists from all genres under the age of 21, Scotty came in at No. 8. One Direction tops the list with Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus, Ariana Grande and Earl Sweatshirt rounding out the Top 5.
Scotty, who came in at No. 4 on the list last year, will celebrate his 20th birthday on October 9 and will release his sophomore album, See You Tonight, just six days later on October 15. In addition to releasing new music, Scotty headlined his first tour this year and inked a major endorsement deal with Bojangles.
“See You Tonight,” the lead single from Scotty’s new album, is at radio now. Watch Scotty’s “See You Again” Music video.