2017 Suwannee River Jam Artist Spotlight
Hailed as a “country-rock-blues guitar hero in the making” by the Los Angeles Times, five-time Grammy nominee Hunter Hayes is a singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who roared onto the music scene with his double-Platinum-selling #1, self-titled debut album and chart-topping sophomore album, Storyline, on Atlantic/Warner Music Nashville. With three #1 singles already under his belt (including the multi-Platinum smash “Wanted,” double-Platinum “I Want Crazy” and “Somebody’s Heartbreak”), and Hayes delved into unprecedented ter-ritory with the innovative rollout of new music via streaming and digital platforms in 2015, culminating in the release of a special, three-disc collection dubbed The 21 Project. While recording for his forthcoming third full-length studio album, Hayes surprised fans by releasing three new songs via social media (“Yesterday’s Song,” “Amen” and “Young Blood”) and his new single, “Yesterday’s Song,” is currently on country radio. Hunter Hayes debuted “All For You,” an original song featured in Paramount Pictures’ forthcoming feature film Monster Trucks, on ABC’s “Good Morning America” in January. Hayes penned the upbeat tune with fellow Nashville songsmiths Jon Nite and Emily Weisband and performed the song live for the first time in support of the family-friendly film. While in New York, Hayes also performed new music from his highly anticipated third studio album, including his current single, “Yesterday’s Song,” via Billboard’s live stream.
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