Country Pop Bites: Hunter Hayes – April 22
Did you know that on this day in Country Music History in 2013 Hunter Hayes performed "I Ain't Gonna Stand For It" with Stevie Wonder on ABC's "Dancing With The Stars?
It's true! " Contestant Kellie Pickler and dance partner Derek Hough got 10s from two judges after performing a quickstep to "Part-Time Lover."
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Here are 5 interesting facts about Hunter Hayes.
- Hunter Easton Hayes was born September 9, 1991in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana.
- He grew up singing songs in both English and French.
- He began his musical career at age two, when his grandmother gave him a toy accordion.
- At four, he began making appearances locally and on national television, including Maury, Rosie O'Donnell, and Nickelodeon's game show Figure It Out, where he performed "Jambalaya (On the Bayou)" with Hank Williams Jr.
- At age seven, he was invited to perform for President Bill Clinton for a White House lawn party.