The 21-year-old Grammy nominee also performed during the show, introducing his tour-mate Carrie Underwood to the stage.
Although nominated for three awards, Hunter did not take them home.
“Had a fantastic night. Got to play one of my own songs on the GRAMMY’s and watch a seriously awesome show! #thankyou !!! Wicked cool:)” Hunter tweeted afterwards.
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Hunter Hayes Introduces Carrie Underwood at 2013 Grammys