New Music To Know: Hunter Hayes

Originally posted on CBS Los Angeles:

Hunter Hayes has been building his credibility in the country world since he was four-years-old. It was at this age when he performed with Hank Williams Jr. to a crowd of 200,000.

He’s gone on to play with Johnny Cash and Charlie Daniels and more recently, the 21-year-old has been compared to Prince and is often called the Justin Bieber of country. Hunter doesn’t seem to mind though.

“Both of those artists happen to be people who have headlined arenas so I’m okay with that,” he told CBS Local. “All I want to do is make music the rest of my life. I live for it. I’ve always wanted to.”

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Hunter went on to explain that as a kid he was “a geek making a little home studio and writing songs that didn’t make sense.” While he admits he still makes songs that don’t…

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