Hunter HayesTour 2016 – 2017
|Feb 6||Orlando, Florida||Universal Studios|
|Jan 10||Nashville, Tennessee||Ryman Auditorium|
|Dec 12||Fort Myers, Florida||The Ranch Concert Hall|
|Dec 6||Portland, Oregon||Moda Center|
|Nov 19||Winston-Salem, North Carolina||Wake Forest University|
|Nov 14||Norman, Oklahoma||University of Oklahoma|
|Nov 5||Bowling Green, Kentucky||Western Kentucky University|
|Oct 29||West Lafayette, Indiana||Purdue University|
|Oct 24||Highland Falls, New York||West Point Eisenhower Hall Theater|
|Oct 23||Kent, Ohio||Kent State University|
|Oct 22||Cullowhee, North Carolina||Western Carolina University|
|Oct 10||Charlotte, North Carolina||Charlotte Motor Speedway|
|Oct 3||Dublin, Ireland||Vicar Street|
|Oct 2||Glasgow, UK||Glasgow ABC|
|Oct 1||Manchester, UK||Manchester Academy 2|
|Sep 30||London, UK||London Shepherds Bush Empire|
|Sep 28||Bristol, UK||Bristol Academy|
|Sep 27||Birmingham, UK||Birmingham Institute|
|Sep 19||Camden, New Jersey||Susquehanna Bank Center|
|Sep18||Burgettstown, Pennsylvania||First Niagara Pavilion|
|Sep 17||Richmond, Virginia||Innsbrook After Hours|
|Sep 12||Greenville, South Carolina||Bon Secours Wellness Arena|
|Sep 11||Nashville, Tennessee||Bridgestone Arena|
|Sep 10||Lexington, Kentucky||Rupp Arena|
|Sep 6||West Palm Beach, Florida||Coral Sky Amphitheatre|
American country music singer and songwriter Hunter Hayes started his musical career at a young age of 2 when his grandmother gave him a toy accordion. Conceived on September 9, 1991, at Larniurg Hospital in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, the main offspring of Lynette and Leo Hayes first made appearances at local performances and on national TV at 4 years old.
The young Hayes got the honor to share the stage with Hank Williams Jr. on Nickelodeon’s game appear “Make sense of It”, where they sang “Jambalaya (On the Bayou)” from Williams’ first album “Through My Eyes”. At 13 years old, he was welcome to perform for then President Bill Clinton for a White House lawn party.
After graduating from school in 2007, Hayes moved to Nashville, Tennessee a year later to be marked into Universal Music Publishing Group as a songwriter, adding to Rascal Flatts’ tune “Play” incorporated into their album “Not at all Like This”. In 2010, he marked a record deal with Atlantic Records Nashville to take a shot at his major-label debut album, co-composing each track, playing each instrument and singing each vocal track in the album.
Hayes presented his music by appearing tunes that would appear on his self-titled album on a ten-week radio visit. Gone before by hit singles “Wanted” and “Tempest Warning”, “Seeker Hayes” was generally welcomed by the commentators and peaked at No. 3 on Country Album chart after it was released on October 11, 2011. The album has now been affirmed Platinum.
In the same year, Hayes served as the opening act of ten dates of Taylor Swift’s “Speak Now World Tour” amid the late spring before embarking on his introduction headlining visit, the “Most Wanted Tour”, in the fall. He has also appeared as the opening act at on Rascal Flatts’ visit, The Flaming Lips’ show and Carrie Underwood’s visit.
On September 7, 2012, two days short of his 21st birthday, he was accepted, as the youngest part, into the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame at the Mahalia Jackson Theater in New Orleans, Louisiana. He posted all the more new records in the same year, including being the youngest solo male act to beat the Hot Country Songs with “Wanted”.
Hayes was perceived at several awards appears through his presentation album, bagging two prizes for Single of the Year: New Artist and Music Video of the Year: New Artist at the American Country Awards.The expectations may be high, however nobody has set higher expectations and ambitions for his music than Hunter himself.He declares, “I want individuals twice as young as me and twice as old as me listening to my music.