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NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 06: Musical artist Walker Hayes performs onstage at the Innovation In Music Awards on June 6, 2017 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Innovation In Music Awards)

His debut single “You Broke Up With Me” is currently flying up the charts, so here are some facts you need to know about the rising star!

Walker Hayes has seemingly popped out of nowhere for country fans who are totally digging his hit single! So lets get to know him!

Walker Hayes - You Broke Up with Me (Audio)

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Here are 10 facts about country star, Walker Hayes…

  • He is happily married and has 6 kids with another on the way!

My security guards got my back...great to have the fam out with me this weekend

4,498 Likes, 81 Comments - Walker Hayes (@walkerhayes) on Instagram: "My security guards got my back...great to have the fam out with me this weekend"

 

  • He’s been working 13+ years in Nashville to release his debut album – which is out today! It’s called “Boom!” (He’s also pretty excited about the success he’s had so far…)
  • “You Broke Up With Me” sounds like a romantic relationship gone bad, but it turns out Walker has a different meaning behind it (WARNING: he says the”s” word)
  • He worked the really early shift at Costco (4-10am) when he was a struggling musician and says it was both “humbling” and “embarrassing.”

Make sure you go download both 8tracks from my website. Wrote a song for all y'all that downloaded them/supported me this year and will be emailing it out this week. #yallarethebest

357 Likes, 41 Comments - Walker Hayes (@walkerhayes) on Instagram: "Make sure you go download both 8tracks from my website. Wrote a song for all y'all that downloaded..."

 

  • He opened up for Thomas Rhett’s “Home Team Tour”

This night was just like Thomas...unforgettable. Hitting the road next week, one last time with the #HomeTeamTour

4,720 Likes, 43 Comments - Walker Hayes (@walkerhayes) on Instagram: "This night was just like Thomas...unforgettable. Hitting the road next week, one last time with the..."

  • He’s also opened up for Kelsea Ballerini

(Photo by Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images)

  • He’s a skateboarder (and loves My Little Pony, maybe?)

When your daughters trick out your board ????????

1,272 Likes, 21 Comments - Walker Hayes (@walkerhayes) on Instagram: "When your daughters trick out your board ????????"

 

  • He’s a pretty good dancer (okay, that’s sort of a guess…)

Gettin psyched! #hometeamtour

1,318 Likes, 18 Comments - Walker Hayes (@walkerhayes) on Instagram: "Gettin psyched! #hometeamtour"

  • He’s multi-talented…check out his juggling skills.

What what! I'm on @musical.ly ...how cool is that? Checkout my profile asap. Wanna see y'all gettin' it to my songs! Hey Rob...fix my shirt while I juggle...wait for it...boom

675 Likes, 21 Comments - Walker Hayes (@walkerhayes) on Instagram: "What what! I'm on @musical.ly ...how cool is that? Checkout my profile asap. Wanna see y'all..."

  • He’s coming to Boston February 2nd Paradise Rock Club

This new album is kinda giving me a big head. #boom. release party tonight ????????

4,578 Likes, 50 Comments - Walker Hayes (@walkerhayes) on Instagram: "This new album is kinda giving me a big head. #boom. release party tonight ????????"