Wade Hayes Forms Duo, Signs New Deal

After scoring five consecutive Top 10 hits in the mid-1990s, Wade Hayes has signed a new record deal as one-half of a duo. Titled McHayes, the duo also features Mark McClurg, who spent 12 years in Alan Jackson’s road band, the Strayhorns. The two Oklahoma natives will release their album on Universal South this summer. Brent Rowan is producing the project. 02/26/03