We will be hearing more from Scotty McCreery next year! The part-Puerto Rican American Idol winner is set to tour with singer/songwriter Brad Paisley. This past Sunday, Paisley brought 17-year-old McCreery to the stage of his H2O II: Wetter & Wilder World Tour. The 38-year-old asked McCreery, “Do you want to go on tour with me?” After McCreery responded with a nod, Paisley said, “Great, I’m going to take you out next year!”
Paisley, whose music blends country and southern rock, is known for lacing his song lyrics with humor. McCreery, whose debut album Clear As Day is available October 4, took to Twitter to express his excitement about the inviation. “So have ya'll heard the HUGE news!” McCreery tweeted. “I'm heading out on the road with @BradPaisley in 2012!” More than 100 people re-tweeted his post—confirming the excitement of McCreery's country music loving followers.
“It’s really humbling that somebody like him would invite me to tour w/ him,” McCreery continued. “I just hope i’m ready for any pranks he throws my way.” We’re sure he will be!