As we count down the days to WGNA's Countryfest 2014, we spotlight a Country Conversation with Scotty McCreery.

Click the audio button below to hear the American Idol winner talk about college, playing the Grand Ole Opry, what American Idol did to help him shape his stage talents, and his dream duet partner.

Toyota Presents WGNA's Countryfest with Jake Owen, Montgomery Gentry, John Michael Montgomery, Scotty McCreery and Dan + Shay on Saturday, July 12 at the Schaghticoke Fairgrounds. Click here for tickets. #WGNACountryfest