Meanwhile, Toby Keith is fighting mad about something. What could it be?
“It burns my ass that you should have to defend that,” he says.
And Hunter Hayes describes what’s going on in his head every night when he takes the stage, saying hit songs alone won’t get an audience behind you.
“I want them to feel that. I don’t want to have to say it,” he says about being completely in the moment.
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