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Tomorrow morning (Friday, Aug. 17), multiplatinum-selling country music singer/songwriterScotty McCreery will perform on "Fox & Friends’ All-American Summer Concert Series." The show, which airs live on the FOX News Network is filmed in front of a live audience in the heart of New York City. McCreery will perform during the 8:00 AM EST hour.
 
The Triple Tigers recording artist will perform his current single “This is It,” which is currently rising up the country music charts. Written by McCreery, Frank Rogers and Aaron Eshuis, the song relates how the North Carolina native proposed to his long-time sweetheart (and now wife) Gabi Dugal McCreery. The heartfelt music video, which has earned more than 4 million views in less than 20 days, features footage from their June wedding. “This is It” is the second single from McCreery’s album Seasons Change, which debuted at No. 1 on the BillboardCountry Albums Chart after selling more than 40,000 albums the week it was released, making it one of the top-selling first weeks for a country album this year. It follows on the success of the first single, the Platinum-certified “Five More Minutes,” which became McCreery’s first-ever No. 1 hit. 
 

McCreery Wins $25,000 For St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Sunday, Aug. 5, country music singer/songwriter Scotty McCreery shared the spotlight with his family on ABC’s “Celebrity Family Feud.” Together, the team won $25,000 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

“My family and I were honored to play ‘Celebrity Family Feud’ on behalf of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital,” said McCreery. “St. Jude provides innovative medical treatments for kids with catastrophic diseases, and they do it for free. I’ve visited the hospital and met some of the patients. It is truly a place of healing.”

Scotty was joined by his wife, Gabi Dugal McCreery; father-in-law, Merrick (Tre) Dugal III; father, Mike McCreery; and grandmother, Paquita McCreery. Facing off against Chris Kattan of “Saturday Night Live” and his family, Team McCreery provided hilarious answers and made memories together with host, Steve Harvey.
 
The episode was taped in the Spring prior to McCreery and Dugal’s June wedding. The couple invited fans into their special day, debuting the music video for his current single “This Is It” in partnership withThe Knot. The song is the second single off of McCreery’s 2018 album, Seasons Change, and the highly-anticipated follow up to his RIAA-certified Platinum No. 1 single “Five More Minutes.” The video received more than two million views in its first 11 days of release.

unnamedThe star-studded line-up continues to grow for the Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) annual Nashville Songwriter Awards presented by City National Bank. Country megastar and five-time CMA ‘Male Vocalist of the Year’ Blake Shelton, along with eleven-time GRAMMY nominated singer-songwriter Jamey Johnson and ACM, BMI, and CMT Award winning artist Scotty McCreery will participate in the evening dedicated to songwriters, joining previously confirmed artists Bill AndersonChris Janson, and LANCO.
 
Awards given will include Song, Songwriter, and Songwriter-Artist of the Year as well as the coveted “10 Songs I Wish I’d Written” awards, and as previously announced, country legend Bill Anderson will receive the Kris Kristofferson Lifetime Achievement Award.
 
Outstanding supporters of the songwriting community will also be recognized as Cary Sherman, Chairman and CEO of the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), will receive the Stephen Foster Award in honor of his generous support for, and dedication to, songwriters, the music industry, and NSAI, and Congressman Doug Collins will be honored the NSAI’s White Hat Award, given by the NSAI Board of Directors to any individual from the public/political sector who has significantly served the interests of the songwriting community and is therefore recognized as "one of the good guys" (who wear white hats).
 
This year’s Nashville Songwriter Awards will take place on September 19, 2018 at 7:30pm at the historic Ryman Auditorium. Tickets are available for purchase at www.ryman.com.
 
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e5DewcjwThis Sunday, Aug. 5, country music singer/songwriter Scotty McCreery will share the spotlight with his family on ABC’s “Celebrity Family Feud.” The episode, hosted by Steve Harvey, will air at 8 PM EST / 7 PM CST on the ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.

On Team McCreery, Scotty will be joined by his wife, Gabi Dugal McCreery; father-in-law, Merrick (Tre) Dugal III; father, Mike McCreery; and grandmother, Paquita McCreery. Together, the family members will play in support of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital against actor/comedian Chris Kattan of “Saturday Night Live” and his family.  
“Celebrity Family Feud” pits celebrities and their families against each other in a contest to name the most popular responses to a survey-type question posed to 100 people. The teams compete to win money in support of their favorite charities.

The episode was taped in the Spring prior to McCreery and Dugal’s June wedding. Last week, the couple invited fans into their special day, debuting the music video for his current single “This Is It” in partnership with The Knot.The song, currently at No. 42 on Mediabase/Country Aircheck, is the second single off of McCreery’s 2018 album,Seasons Change, and the highly-anticipated follow up to his RIAA-certified Platinum No. 1 single “Five More Minutes.” The video received more than one million views in its first six days of release.

Scotty’s “This is It” music video is now available on YouTube. You can watch it here.

Here’s a direct link to TheKnotNews.com:  https://www.theknotnews.com/scotty-mccreery-this-is-it-music-video-wedding-exclusive-31930