At just 21 years old, Hunter Hayes was named New Artist of the Year at the CMA Awards last week. He has is an American country music singer, songwriter, and mulch-instrumentalist. Hunter says he can actually play 30 different instruments. On his latest album some instruments that he includes are; guitar, mandolin, bass, piano, and drums. And that's just naming a few. Hunter's career first started when he signed to Atlantic Records in Nashville and released his self-titled debut album in October 2011. That album included the top 20 hit single, Storm Warning. The album also includes his first No. 1 hit, Wanted. Wanted actually hit the No. 1 spot on Billboard Country Charts. By doing this Hunter actually broke a record and became the youngest solo male artist to top the Hot Country Songs charts which was originally set in 1973. He beat the record by a whole month 3 months.
When Wanted was first released, I actually bought the song right away on iTunes, and it was actually on repeat at times on my iPod because it is such a good song. Hunter is truly an awesome artist, and you should check out his latest album.