Wanted shows that Hunter Hayes is no Justin Bieber, and that is a good thing. This fresh 20-year old boy serenades the right way. The lyrics are sincere without the cringe-inducing cheese.
With Wanted, no one can claim that Hayes is just a pretty boy because this pretty boy can write. The song showcases such heartfelt words that effortlessly blend perfectly with the music. The song is so romantic that being a wedding staple may not be too far-fetched.
The song joyfully proclaims there is no swag in the country so young girls rejoice. If Hayes maintains such mature understanding of women then he’s set for life. Wanted is a beautiful love song that women, not just girls, want to hear. It’s a ballad that shows promise of great things to come from such a young boy.
Hunter Hayes gives people hope that country/pop songs are finally ready to be good again. God bless this boy.