Dan + Shay, Tennessee’s sensational country music artists are bringing their signature sounds to Marquee Theater!
Dan + Shay is a country music duo consisting of vocalists and songwriters Dan Smyers and Shay Mooney. Dan was born in 1987 and raised in Wexford, Pennsylvania. He went on to become a member of bands Bonaventure and Transition. James Shay Mooney was born in 1991 and grew up in Natural Dam, Arkansas. He dropped out after a year of college to pursue a career in music and went on to become a solo artist solo artist on the record label Nappy Boy Entertainment (owned by rapper, singer, songwriter and record producer T-Pain). The pair met in Nashville in December 2012 and started writing music together the very next day. In just 2 months, they had multiple record deal offers and they chose to go with Warner/Chappell Music Inc. They released their debut single (19 You + Me) in 2013 and it launched their career by going Platinum in the United States and hitting #7 on Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart. Their debut album (Where It All Began) came out a year later and topped Billboard’s Hot Country Albums chart. They’ve won 1 an ASCAP Country Music Award and their latest album (Obsessed) came out in June 2016.
Don’t miss your chance to see these artists add a unique touch to country music!