The American Idol Results are in…country singer Scotty McCreery was announced America’s Idol on the final results show on Wednesday night. Beating out runner up Lauren Alaina, 17 year old Scotty holds the crown for season 10 of the show.
A new Idol record was set this week, with the final votes totaling a staggering 122 million!! That’s probably more than any presidential candidate has ever scored.
Regarding his win, McCreery stated “It’s been a year since me and Lauren Alaina tried out now.We’ve been together since day one and we’re going to stay together. This is just – never in my wildest dreams … I got to thank the Lord first. He got me here.”
The young star will be joining the American Idol tour, touring the country later this year.
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