03:38 PM EDT 08/07/2015
Originally posted 08/06/2015 08:00AM
For Hunter Hayes, his new song is as much about stepping out of his comfort zone as it is about celebrating life.
Originally posted 04/19/2015 04:15PM
Bad weather just means shenanigans time for Hunter Hayes and Brett Eldredge.
Originally posted 03/30/2015 11:45AM
Can you guess what inspired the lyrics to Little Big Town's 2012 hit "Tornado?" (It's okay to go with the obvious here – this isn't a trick question!)
Originally posted 02/24/2015 05:20PM
Hunter Hayes fans know that his true love is music. In fact, he started performing at age 2 when his grandmother gave him a toy accordion, and by age 7 he was invited to perform for President Bill Clinton at the White House. So it's no secret that music is life for Hayes.
Originally posted 02/03/2015 03:20PM
Hunter Hayes has a fast new friend.
The country singer recently adopted a retired racing dog from Greyhound Pets of America. On Monday, he introduced the pup, named Cole, to his fans in an adorable YouTube video.
"He's awesome, he runs really fast ... reeeeally fast," says Hayes, as he sits on the floor next to the caramel-colored pooch, who rests comfortably on a couch beside him.
Originally posted 01/19/2015 08:00AM
One of Hunter Hayes's earliest steady gigs was playing at a small theater in his hometown of Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, and one of his go-to crowd pleasers was the cheerful sing-a-long "You Are My Sunshine."
Originally posted 01/08/2015 01:00AM
Ben Affleck and The Big Bang Theory were among the big winners at the annual People's Choice Awards, which were broadcast live from Los Angeles Wednesday.
Originally posted 01/07/2015 10:20PM
This isn't his first rodeo: Hunter Hayes just bested some of the biggest names in country.
Originally posted 12/04/2014 11:00AM
American Country Countdown Awards hosts Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley of Florida Georgia Line will have plenty of country company – and a few Hollywood stars – onstage with them to hand out honors at the genre's newest trophy-fest later this month, reps for the show tell PEOPLE exclusively.
Originally posted 09/10/2014 02:15PM
Carrie Underwood couldn't stop the waterworks as she accepted the Gene Weed Special Achievement Award at the 8th Annual Academy of Country Music Honors in Nashville Tuesday night.
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