Hayes Grier is a social media personality whose popularity is primarily due to his 10-second videos on the video sharing service known as Vine. As of 2016, he has more than 3.5 million followers on Vine and more than 2.25 million on Twitter. Prior to becoming an Internet sensation, Hayes produced similar videos with his brother, Nash Grier. Grier experienced a spike in popularity leading to his stardom when fellow Vine star Tiffiny Semashko retweeted one of his videos.
Since becoming a social media star, Grier has toured the country doing shows and meet-and-greets with his fans. Additionally, Grier has launched a clothing line along with his brother and another Vine sensation, Cameron Dallas. Grier also appeared on the 21st season of ABC's competition show "Dancing With the Stars." He finished in eighth place along with dance pro Emma Slater.
In late 2015, Grier signed a deal with Creative Artists Agency that increases the star's exposure and provides promotion.
Hayes is one of four children born to Chad Grier. His mother's name is Elizabeth, and he has a stepmother named Nila. His oldest brother, Will, was the starting quarterback for the University of Florida Gators in 2015. His younger sister, Skylynn, has appeared with him in a number of videos.