Sometimes grief doesn’t come ringing the bell in the life of the people. On Thursday 7th of June, the country singer, Walker Hayes informed his fans that his seventh newborn child, a daughter, Oakleigh Klover Hayes has safely resided at heaven. Walker Hayes and his wife, Laney, are lamenting the loss of their beautiful child and released a statement on Instagram that said:
“It is with great sadness that Laney and I share with you the news that our sweet Oakleigh Klover Hayes was born this morning at the hospital and now is safely in heaven,”
“Thank you for honoring our privacy as we grieve.”
38-years-old, Walker Hayes revealed that he canceled his upcoming appearances to be home with Laney and their children. The country singer was expected to appear on Thursday at the “Kick’n Up Kountry Festival” as well as “America’s River Festival” on Friday. He also missed 2018 CMT Music Awards.
He even urged everyone respectfully to give Walker Hayes family privacy in the difficult time.
Following the news, many are keen to know Walker Hayes married life with his wife and his other children. Along with the married life, we’ll be exploring Walker Hayes bio, net worth, wife, age, family, and wiki facts.
Walker Hayes Married Life; Wife and Children
The American country singer Walker Hayes is a married man. He is married to his wife, Laney Beville. Hayes and his wife haven’t shared where did their wedding take place. But the pair went to their first date in 1997 to a monster truck show where grace digger won. Walker Hayes shared a picture of both on Instagram pointing his dating anniversary.
However, on the song “Beautiful” he talks about on and off relationship with his wife before they decided to settle down for a beautiful family. After their marriage, Hayes and his wife resided at Nashville area in 2005.
Walker Hayes wife is a fan of his husband who inspires and motivates him saying never to give up the music dream. The singer told NPR that he often take help of his wife to write songs.
“When I write a song that is so personal, I take it to her. … Because it’s also about her and I want to have respect for her. Ike, “Did I say anything here that made you mad? Do you mind if I give people this picture of our life?” She is a fan of that because she wants people to know what you can survive.”
The partner loves to party a lot. Besides partying, Walker Hayes and his wife have welcomed six beautiful children, three sons, and four daughters. Their seventh child, daughter Oakleigh Klover Hayes died at the same day when she was born in 6th of June. However, their other children ages range from 2 to 11.
— Walker Hayes (@walkerhayes) December 13, 2017
Walker Hayes Career; Songs
He began his career by writing songs for Nashville Publishing company where he signed a contract with Mercury Record Nashville. He soon moved to Capitol Records Nashville and released his debut first single “Pants” that reached the Hot Country Songs Charts at No. 60 in 2010. In the same year, Walker released a video for the song released in December.
The country singer also appeared on 19 Kids and Counting where he sang a song he wrote for Jill and her now husband, Derick’s, proposal. His songs “Pants” and “Why Wait for Summer” appeared on an album titled Reason to Rhyme for Capitol Records.
Walker Hayes worked as a songwriter with Colt Ford and Rodney Atkins in 2014. Soon after Capitol Record dropped him, Hayes worked at Costco as he continued to write and released the single “Pimpin’s Joy” in 2014. He got signed by Shane McAnally to SMACK/ RareSpark in 2016, leading him to release two extended plays that year.
Hayes also landed a contract with Monument in 2017, where he released “You Broke Up with Me.” The song was a hit setting up the release of his first Monument album boom in December 2017.
Walker Hayes Net worth
Walker Hayes has struggled a lot to pursue his dream to become a singer. His sings You Broke Up with Me, Pimpin Joy, Pants, and Why Wait for Summer has generated lots of income. But what’s the figure of Walker Hayes net worth?
Walker hasn’t revealed his earnings and income to media. As of 2018, Walker Hayes net worth is under review.
Walker Hayes Wiki – Bio, Age, Family, Ethnicity
Walker Hayes is a vocalist, guitarist, and pianist born in 1970, Mobile city of Alabama. He celebrates his birthday on 27th December that makes his age 38.
He was born to Hayes family; to father Charles Hayes who is a realtor. At the early age of his childhood, he was fond of singing and playing musical instruments.
Walker has a huge social media presence. He is active on social media sites; Instagram with more than 96.5 k followers and Twitter with more than 24.6k followers.