Country Music Singer
Hubert Neal McGaughey Jr. known professionally as Neal McCoy, is an American country music singer. He has released 10 studio albums on various labels and 34 singles to country radio. He reached the top 40 on Billboard Hot Country Songs in 1992’s, “Where Forever Begins”. McCoy broke through two years later with the back-to-back number one singles “No Doubt About It” and “Wink” from his platinum-certified album No Doubt About It. His commercial success continued into the mid to late 1990s with two more platinum albums and a gold album, as well as six more top 10 hits. A ninth top 10 hit, the number 10 “Billy’s Got His Beer Goggles On“, came in 2005 from his self-released That’s Life.
In 2008, Rhino Records issued a compilation album entitled The Very Best of Neal McCoy.
In April 2011, McCoy signed with Blaster Music. He released his twelfth album, XII, for the label on March 6, 2012. Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert co-produced the album with Brent Rowan, and sang backing vocals on its lead-off single “A-OK”.
A year later, McCoy released Pride: A Tribute to Charley Pride via Slate Creek Records, under the production of Garth Fundis. The album features guest appearances from Darius Rucker, Trace Adkins, and Raul Malo of The Mavericks. To promote the album, McCoy and Pride filmed a video for “Kaw-Liga“, which was co-written and originally recorded by Hank Williams before Pride covered it in 1969.
Neal McCoy – Country Music Legend