Award-winning artist, Hunter Hayes, won BMI’s coveted "Song of the Year” award for his multi-week No. 1 hit “Wanted” at last night’s BMI Awards. The song was co-written by Hunter and Troy Verges and produced by Hunter and Dann Huff. "Wanted" garnered more than one million performances in 2012 alone, making it one of the most-performed songs of the year. The multi-platinum record was also nominated for a GRAMMY Award in the “Best Country Solo Performance” category this year and is one of the top 10 selling country songs of 2013 selling over three million singles to date.
Hunter Hayes and Jason Mraz recently invited seven of the top YouTube artists to share their versions of "Everybody's Got Somebody But Me," as well as to participate in an innovative one-take mash-up video that debuts today on YouTube. The video brought together Atlantic Records, Warner Bros. Records, and Warner Music Nashville for a YouTube first, creating a music video featuring breakout YouTube stars alongside more established musicians.
Platinum selling country star, Hunter Hayes, will headline the sold-out CMT on Tour: Hunter Hayes’ Let’s Be Crazy tour which kicks off this Thursday, October 10 in Knoxville, TN. With 24 shows in 21 cities, the three-time GRAMMY nominated artist entertained invited guests at Tennessee Performing Arts Center yesterday with a nearly two hour show that feature songs from his self-titled deluxe edition release, (Encore), which was recently certified Platinum by the RIAA. With three consecutive No.
Multiple GRAMMY nominated country star Hunter Hayes is celebrating his third consecutive No.1 hit single off his platinum-selling debut album with “I Want Crazy” racing to the top of the Country Aircheck Mediabase chart this week. This comes on the heels of the hit single and his Atlantic Records’ self-titled debut album (ENCORE) both being certified platinum by the RIAA in the same week.
Multiple GRAMMY nominated country star Hunter Hayes Atlantic Records’ self-titled debut album has been certified platinum by the RIAA the same week as his nearing No. 1 hit “I Want Crazy” reaches platinum certification. Hunter’s deluxe edition release Hunter Hayes (Encore) remains Top 5 on the sales charts and “I Want Crazy” has hit #1 on the iTunes country singles chart every week since its release.
Multiple GRAMMY nominated and platinum-selling country star Hunter Hayes will be making his first trip overseas to Japan this summer with full performances at Tower Records Shibuya and Tower Records Osaka. He will also be joining Jason Mraz for a special performance at Studio Coast in Tokyo, August 26. Hunter’s deluxe edition release Hunter Hayes (Encore) remains Top 5 on the sales charts while his current single “I Want Crazy” is nearing No. 1. He will be heading out on his headline tour, CMT on Tour: Hunter Hayes’ Let’s Be Crazy tour starting October 10th in Knoxville, Tenn.
Congratulations to Jimmy Fallon, Hunter Hayes, Jana Kramer and Blake Shelton on their nominations for a Teen Choice Award and also Blake’s Emmy Award nomination for The Voice. Please see the list below for all WMN artists nominated and click here for a full list of Teen Choice Award nominees and here for Emmy Award nominees.
GRAMMY nominated and platinum-selling country star Hunter Hayes celebrated his first No. 1 album with the deluxe version of his Atlantic Records self-titled debut, Hunter Hayes (Encore). The album went to the No. 1 spot on Billboard’s Country Chart and the current single, “I Want Crazy” is rapidly approaching Top 5 selling over 100,000 copies last week alone. The album features eight new or re-recorded songs in addition to collaborations with GRAMMY award-winner and platinum-selling artist Jason Mraz and critically-acclaimed Warner Bros. Records artist Ashley Monroe.
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