Hunter Hayes will be giving fans a unique insight into the evolution of his songs with the release of "The 21 Project" next month and the country star has announced a special tour in support of the release.
"The 21 Project" is set to be released on November 6th and will feature three discs showcasing various stages for seven songs. One disc will feature the tracks performed acoustically, while the second disc will feature studio versions of the songs and the final disc will feature live performances of songs.
The country star will be supporting the release by launching a special 9-date tour which he routed with the help of Spotify. The trek will kick off on October 22nd in Cullowhee, N.C. and includes stops at universities in Ohio, New York, Indiana, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Illinois and Oklahoma.
The 21 Project tracklisting:
1."21" (Dallas Davidson, Kelley Lovelace, Ashley Gorley, Hunter Hayes)
2."Young And In Love" (Hunter Hayes, Dan Omelio, Dave Barnes)
3."Saint Or A Sinner" (Hunter Hayes, Lori McKenna, Barry Dean)
4."Where It All Begins (feat. Lady Antebellum)" (Hunter Hayes, Charles Kelley, Dave Haywood, Hillary Scott)
5."Suitcase" (Hunter Hayes, Ashley Gorley, Ross Copperman)
6."The Trouble With Love" (Lori McKenna, Hunter Hayes)
7."I Mean You" (Hunter Hayes, Jimmy Robbins, Ashley Gorley)
The 21 Tour Dates:
Thursday, Oct. 22 - Western Carolina University - Cullowhee, N.C.
Friday, Oct. 23 - Kent State University - Kent, Ohio
Saturday, Oct. 24 - West Point Eisenhower Hall Theater - Highland Falls, N.Y.
Thursday, Oct. 29 - Purdue University - West Lafayette, Ind.
Friday, Oct. 30 - Aebersold Recreation Center at Slippery Rock University - Slippery Rock, Pa.
Thursday, Nov. 5 - Western Kentucky University - Bowling Green, Ky.
Friday, Nov. 6 - Notre Dame University - Notre Dame, Ind.
Saturday, Nov. 7 - Illinois State University - Normal, Ill.
Saturday, Nov. 14 - University of Oklahoma - Norman, Okla.