"After 95 million votes the first person with a shot at the title is Scotty McCreery," American Idol host Ryan Seacrest dramatically announced last night.
Just like that, Scotty advanced to the finals on American Idol last night. The part-Puerto Rican country crooner was the first contestant to find out he would have a chance to perform in the final round of the singing competition, to be determined by a live vote next week! The 16-year-old will be facing Lauren Alaina in the finale.
Watch the young singer react to the results below: