Providing a bright, refined appear that owes as very much to contemporary pop as anything in the classic country handbook, Dan + Shay may be the country performing and songwriting duo of Dan Smyers and Shay Mooney. Both started playing music as teens, with Smyers (created and elevated in Wexford, Pa) finding songwriting at age 14, after that learning your guitar at age 16, and Mooney (created and elevated in Organic Dam, Arkansas) composing and playing music from age 12. The set fulfilled in Nashville in Dec of 2012 and instantly began writing tracks and performing collectively. Developing a shiny and modern country-pop audio, the duo was authorized to Warner Bros. Nashville, which released an infectious debut solitary, “19 You + Me,” a music the duo had written with Danny Orton, in the summertime of 2013. “19 You + Me” peaked at seven on Billboard’s nation graph. In the springtime of 2014, Dan + Shay fell their debut record, Where EVERYTHING Began, including “19 You + Me.” “DEMONSTRATE Off” visited 29 in 2014 and, following the seasonal one “Have got Yourself a Merry Small Christmas,” it had been accompanied by “Nothin’ AS IF YOU,” an individual that peaked at five on the united states chart. It place the stage for Dan + Shay’s following record, Obsessed. Released in June of 2016, it had been preceded with the one “From the bottom Up,” which reached nine over the Billboard nation chart previous that calendar year. Two various other singles — “How NEVER TO” and “Currently Prepared,” both achieving the middle-20s on Billboard — implemented in 2016. Early in 2017, Dan + Shay released “WHILE I Pray for you personally,” a melody documented for the faith-based film The Shack.