Earlier this week, the Louisiana hinted that he’d been inspired after watching Darius Rucker’s recent Instant Jam show staged in Charleston, South Carolina.
— Hunter Hayes (@HunterHayes) September 6, 2015
Later revealing plans to stage his concert in Lexington, Hayes then headed to Twitter Wednesday to let fans know how to attend the free performance.
— Hunter Hayes (@HunterHayes) September 9, 2015
Lines began forming immediately on the University of Kentucky campus.
And those lucky enough to grab one of the prized wristbands will be heading to
Cosmic Charlie’s for a night they — and Hayes — are sure to remember.
In addition to Rucker, CMT Instant Jam has also featured pop-up concerts headlined by Kenny Chesney and Florida Georgia Line.
CMT Instant Jam: Hunter Hayes premieres Sept. 26 at 10 p.m. ET/PT.