American Idol's Scott McCreery Influenced by Elvis
March 09, 2011
Season 10 standout Scott McCreery lists the King of Rock 'n' Roll as a major musical influence! In an interview with USA Today
, McCreery says his first music purchase was likely something by Elvis Presley, and he grew up listening to the king and trying to sound like him.
"That may be where I get my deep voice" says McCreery. The 16 year-old North Carolina native is among Idol's top ten contestants.
Read more of McCreery's interview!