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FYI, Hunter Hayes Was A Contestant On "Figure It Out"

And he proudly sported a '90s bowl cut on the show.

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This is Hunter Hayes, country singing superstar.

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He's been melting hearts for years with his musical talents.

Hayes can play at least 30 different instruments, and wants to learn more.
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Hayes can play at least 30 different instruments, and wants to learn more.

But, did you know in 1998, 7-year-old Hunter Hayes was a contestant on the Nickelodeon game show Figure It Out?

Such enthusiasm.
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Such enthusiasm.

The Louisiana native's hidden talent was unsurprising.

That bowl cut though.
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That bowl cut though.

And he quickly had the celebrity panelists' hearts.

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Calm down, Lori Beth.

Although he didn't win the grand prize of a trip to Florida, he did go home with some pretty cool stuff.

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He won a 13-foot round trampoline and 350 Geoffrey Dollars to spend at Toys "R" Us.

After the game, he got to show off his talent, and he KILLED it.

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Look at that determination.

And he totally blew the panelists away with his performance!

He even got a little sassy afterwards.

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Rock on, Hunter!

Here's the video if you'd like to watch the nostalgic adorableness in full.

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