Net Worth of Charles Hayes
Charles Edgar Walker Hayes, sometimes known as Charles Hayes, is an American pop-country singer who is 42 years old. His most famous songs are “Pants,” “Why Wait for Summer,” and “You Broke Up with Me.” Hayes’ new song “Fancy Like” has become the summer’s most popular tune after going viral on TikTok. Charles Hayes’ estimated net worth in 2022 is approximately $16 million.
Early life and Career
Walker Hayes was born in Mobile, Alabama, United States on December 27, 1979. His family and childhood are shrouded in mystery. However, we learned that his father, Charles Hayes, was a prominent real estate agent in Mobile.
For his senior year of high school, he attended St. Paul’s Episcopal School. Afterwards, he enrolled in Birmingham-Southern College. 2002 saw his graduation from the College with a bachelor’s degree in music.
2005 saw the relocation of Hayes and his wife, Laney, to Nashville. Hayes moved to the new location in quest of opportunities to advance his career as a country music performer. Beginning his career, he obtained a position as a songwriter with a Nashville publishing company. He was subsequently signed by Mercury Records Nashville. However, the record label immediately dropped him.
Then, Walker signed with Capitol Records Nashville. In 2010, he released his debut single, “Pants,” which peaked at No. 60 on the Hot Country Songs chart. On December 29, 2010, he published the music video to his own YouTube channel.
In 2011, Hayes released his debut studio album named “Reason to Rhyme.” He sang “Why Wait for Summer” from the album on an episode of the reality television series “19 Kids and Counting.” In 2014, he co-wrote and sung “Dirty Side” on Cold Ford’s “Thanks for Listening” album. Hayes released two EPs in 2016 after signing with SMACK/RareSpark for publication and production.
In January of 2017, Walker released “You Broke Up with Me,” which became his breakthrough hit track on the Billboard charts. The song appeared on his debut album for Monument, named “Boom.” On June 4, 2021, Hayes released his sixth EP titled “Country Stuff.”
One of the songs from his new EP titled “Fancy Like” has become a viral smash on TikTok. The song topped the Hot Country Songs chart and peaked at number nine on the US Billboard Hot 100. On September 9, 2021, Walker sang his popular song on “Late Night with Seth Meyers.”
Personal Life of Walker Hayes
Walker Hayes and Laney Beville Hayes are married. While attending St. Paul’s Episcopal School, he met her. When they were cast in the school musical “Little Shop of Horrors,” they became close. Walker and Laney tied the knot in 1997. They jointly have six children. A few hours after her delivery on June 6, 2018, their seventh child passed away.
Walker Hayes Net Worth
Approximately $16 million is expected to be Walker Hayes’ personal wealth in 2022. Through his singing career and touring, he has amassed the significant cash. Walker may potentially earn a substantial amount through his YouTube channel, which has over 115 million views and 196 thousand members.