After winning the 10th season of “American Idol,” McCreery won Best New Artist at the Academy of County Music Awards and saw his debut album go platinum. That’s an impressive list of accomplishments for an 18-year-old man. Now McCreery is showing ambition of another sort by announcing his plans to put his career on hold to attend college. He’ll start his education this fall as a freshman at North Carolina State University.-Xfinity Music Programmers
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