NASHVILLE, TN - (April 1, 2013) – Hunter Hayes is set to world premiere his brand new single "I Want Crazy" at the 2013 Academy of Country Music Awards on Sunday, April 7 at 8pmET/PT on CBS. The song is his next single from his forthcoming Deluxe CD titled Hunter Hayes (Encore) due out June 18th. His current single, "Somebody's Heartbreak" holds the top spot this week marking his second No. 1 single off his debut release.
Hunter recently sat down to talk music and performing with SweetBeatTV after an exciting appearance on The Tonight Show.
Hunter talks about what it's like performing for 45,000 people, and explains the most rewarding part of playing his songs live. Check out the video above or click HERE to watch it on the Sweety High Website.
Mashable recently chatted with Hunter about his effective use of technology in his career. In the interview, Hunter discusses live tweeting The Grammys, the Hunter Hayes Road Race, and his unique electric piano.
Nominees for the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards were announced online this morning through the second-annual Digital Press Conference. Congrats to Warner Music Nashville artists on their ACM nominations! Hunter Hayes received six nominations, the second most nominated artist this year, including nominations for New Male Vocalist of the Year and Video of the Year for “Wanted.” He is also twice nominated in the Song of the Year category as the artist and composer, as well as in the Single Record of the Year category as the artist and producer for “Wanted.”
The Academy of Country Music and Great American Country (GAC) announced today the newcomer categories for New Artist of the Year Award, nominating Hunter Hayes as New Male Vocalist of the Year and Jana Kramer as New Female Vocalist of the Year!
Hunter Hayes has asked fans to be a part of his upcoming video for "Light Me Up" by submitting a short clip of what inspires them. Fans can visit http://www.hunterhayes.com/lightmeup for more info on how to upload their video.
Atlantic recording artist Hunter Hayes picked up the awards for New Artist Video of the Year & New Artist Single of the Year for "Wanted" at last night's American Country Awards. Hunter wasn't on hand to accept the awards, but took to Facebook to thanks fans and share his excitement, saying " "WOW! New Artist Video & New Artist Single of the year! THIS IS FOR YOU GUYS! YOU are amazing! Thank You SO MUCH! #ForTheLoveOfMusic"
Hunter Hayes received his first GRAMMY® nominations last night in the categories for “Best New Artist,” “Best Country Album,” and “Best Country Solo Performance” for “Wanted.” Hayes was also featured on The GRAMMY® Nominations Concert Live!! show prior to the announcement where he performed songs from the final five nominees for Best Pop Vocal Album.
Atlantic recording artist Hunter Hayes released the music video for his current single "Somebody's Heartbreak" in a fan first exclusive today. The video gives fans an up-close look at Hunter's electric live show, as well as a backstage pass as cameras follow Hunter on a tour stop.
Warner Music Nashville was created in 2009 to expand the presence of WMG and its family of labels in Nashville. The division is home to Atlantic Records, Warner Bros. Records, Elektra Nashville and Word Entertainment.