An American country music singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Hunter Hayes achieved more widespread fame and popular recognition one of the hottest new stars in country music thanks to his release of single Wanted, which has sold over 3.5 million copies and made Hayes the youngest male act to ever top the Billboard Hot Country Songs. The Leader of Country Music's Youth Revolution has been nominated for four Grammy Awards, including Best New Artist and earned the Country Music Association Award for New Artist of the Year in 2012, along with three BMI Awards.
Hunter Hayes showed a keen interest in music as a child and started his singing career at the age of 4. He made his appearance locally and on national television such as the Nickelodeon show Figure It Out to perform with Hank Williams Jr. or the show America's Most Talented Kid at the age of thirteen.
Hunter Hayes has been dating Libby Barnes.