Scotty McCreery

Scotty McCreery, 18

It may have taken 10 seasons—and the addition of Jennifer Lopez as a judge—for a Latino to win FOX’s singing competition American Idol—but the important thing is that it finally happened! On May 26th, 2011, Scotty McCreery made history by becoming the first Latino to win American Idol!

Scotty McCreery Becomes the First Latino to Win 'American Idol!'

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