On Friday, 19-year-old Scotty McCreery chatted with Boston.com readers about new music and his "Weekend Roadtrip" tour with upcoming stops at the Cape Cod Melody Tent (Aug. 9) and South Shore Music Circus (Aug. 11).
Read over Scotty's answers to your questions below.
Scotty quickly rose to fame after auditioning for season 10 of "American Idol," with Josh Turner's "Your Man." He went on to win the reality show competition and has since put out two albums, one of which peaked at the top spot on the Billboard country chart.
If you want to relive Scotty's audition, check out the video above.
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