Hunter Hayes’ current single, “Wanted,” has been certified as a gold digital single for 500,000 paid downloads. “Wanted” is his first gold certification. His debut single, “Storm Warning,” is approaching gold status, as well. Hayes performed on the O Music Awards early Thursday morning (June 28) in Hattiesburg, Miss., as the opening act for the Flaming Lips. The Louisiana native is scheduled to perform “Wanted” on CBS’s The Talk on July 24 and will open shows on Carrie Underwood’s Blown Away tour later this year.