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Carll at a festival in Cambridge, England August, 2009 Photo: Sean Rowe
|Birth name||Joshua Hayes Carll|
|Born||January 9, 1976|
|Origin||The Woodlands, Texas
|Labels||Lost Highway Records, Compadre Records, Highway 87 Records|
|Associated acts||Ray Wylie Hubbard, Guy Clark|
Joshua Hayes Carll (born January 9, 1976), known as Hayes Carll, is a Texas Country singer-songwriter from The Woodlands, Texas (a Houston suburb). Carll was a 2011 nominee for Artist of the Year at the 2011 Americana Music Association awards
After releasing Flowers & Liquor in 2002, Carll was voted the Best New Act of 2002 by The Houston Press.
Carll's "Another Like You" was named #1 on American Songwriter(.com)'s Top 50 Songs Of 2011
|Title||Date||Label||Peak chart position (U.S.)|
|Flowers & Liquor||June 11, 2002||Compadre Records||—||—||—||—|
|Little Rock||March 8, 2005||Highway 87||—||—||—||—|
|Trouble in Mind||April 8, 2008||Lost Highway Records||—||—||—||11|
|KMAG YOYO||February 15, 2011||Lost Highway Records||12||67||17||—|
|"—" denotes releases that did not chart|
Country Strong 
Multiple songs written by Carll appear in the film Country Strong. Three of those were then released on iTunes and on the album Country Strong: More Music from the Motion Picture.
- "Hard Out Here" – performed by Garrett Hedlund
- "Take Me Away" – performed by Carll himself
- "Hide Me Babe" – performed by Garrett Hedlund
- "Turn Loose the Horses" – performed by Garrett Hedlund
- Trouble In Mind
- Top Albums of 2008 (#60) - The Village Voice, January 21, 2009
- "She Left Me For Jesus"
- Top Singles of 2008 (#36) - The Village Voice, January 21, 2009
- Americana Music Association Song of the Year 2008
- 2011 Song "Another Like You" (#1) - American Songwriter
- Best Album of 2011 (#6) - American Songwriter
- Best Album of 2011 (#32) - Spin
- Best Country / Americana of 2011 (#3) - Spin
- Best Single, "KMAG YOYO" of 2011 (#43) - Rolling Stone
- No. 1 Album of 2011 - Americana Music Association
Television Appearances 
- The Tonight Show - January 21, 2011
- Austin City Limits - October 30, 2010
- Later with Jools Holland - September 26, 2008
- Family Tree Legends Joshua Hayes Carll
- "Hot Tunes, Summer in the City Houston Press Music Awards Showcase 2002". Houston Press. 18 July 2002.
- "Pazz + Jop Albums 2008". The Village Voice. 2009-01-21. Retrieved 2009-01-21.
- "Pazz + Jop Singles 2008". The Village Voice. 2009-01-21. Retrieved 2009-01-21.
- Official website
- Hayes Carll at CMT
- Hayes Carll at Lone Star Music
- Hayes Carll at Lost Highway Records
|AMA Song of the Year (Songwriter)
with Brian Keane