CMT’s “Listen Up” will kick-off exclusive live performances from multi-talented musician, writer, producer and performer Hunter Hayes, beginning September 6. Each week, CMT will reveal new performance footage and interviews with Hunter including five songs from his recent performance at 12th and Porter in Nashville, a video bio piece and other exclusive footage. Today, fans can log on to to check out Hunter’s first “Listen Up” performance of “Somebody’s Heartbreak,” “Love Makes Me” and the Top 30 hit single, “Storm Warning”. Check out Hunter Hayes’ “Listen Up” HERE.

Hunter’s self-titled debut album will be available everywhere beginning October 11 featuring the fast-rising hit, “Storm Warning.” Hunter played every instrument, wrote/co-wrote every song and co-produced the album with Dann Huff. The Breaux Bridge, Louisiana multi-instrumentalist (acoustic guitar, bass guitar, drums, electric guitar, ganjo, mandolin, keys and more) is making some noise as he continues to draw attention from thousands of fans, industry peers and renowned media outlets including, Access Hollywood, E! News, Extra, FOX News, USA Today, US Magazine. He has co-written songs for artists such as Rascal Flatts and Montgomery Gentry and has shared the stage with Trace Adkins, Lady Antebellum, Hank Williams, Jr., Brad Paisley and Keith Urban, to name a few. Fresh off touring with Taylor Swift on her “SPEAK NOW World Tour 2011” and a Grand Ole Opry debut, Hunter is on the road and preparing for his Fall “Most Wanted” tour.

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