Josh Surprises 'American Idol' Finalist Scotty McCreery In Episode To Air Thursday, May 19

Josh Surprises 'American Idol' Finalist Scotty McCreery In Episode To Air Thursday, May 19

Tune in to American Idol on Thursday, May 19 at 8/7 pm CT to see Josh surprise finalist Scotty McCreery at his hometown celebration in Garner, N.C. During McCreery’s performance, Josh walked on the stage and completely shocked the 17-year old singer. They performed “Your Man” – Scotty’s self-proclaimed theme song – and his favorite song of all time, “Long Black Train.”

Special behind the scenes footage will be posted this Friday on Josh's video page.

Josh's current single "I Wouldn't Be A Man" is steadily moving up the charts. The debut single from his current album Haywire, “Why Don’t We Just Dance,” a four-week No. 1 hit was the most-played song at country radio in 2010, according to Mediabase. It also won an American Country Award for Single of the Year-Male in December.  His last single, “All Over Me,” also reached No. 1, making him one of only seven country artists to have two No. 1 hits in 2010.