Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 11:00am

NASHVILLE, Tenn. –  Hot off their latest No. 1 smash, triple-time CMA Vocal Duo of the Year nominees Dan + Shay (Dan Smyers and Shay Mooney) reveal their newest single “How Not To” from their second album, Obsessed. The song, which was most added this week at country radio, laments a hard-to-forget relationship and was written by Adam Hambrick, Paul DiGiovanni and Kevin Bard. Dan + Shay revealed to fans a special instant-grat video for the Smyers and Scott Hendricks co-produced track in May to celebrate their album release.

The duo will perform the single tomorrow in their first-ever performance on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! “How Not To” follows Gold-certified, chart-topping hit, Obsessed’s “From The Ground Up” and  Platinum-certified hit from their first album Where It All Began, “Nothin’ Like You.” The pair’s Kimmel debut comes on the heels of their Good Morning America performance of “How Not To” in Times Square.

Dan + Shay travelled overseas for their first-ever series of sold-out U.K. dates, taking them through London, Glasgow, Manchester and Birmingham. They will head out on their headlining Obsessed Tour, featuring singer/songwriter Walker Hayes, on Nov. 10 in Denver, Colo. and will hit 15 cities across the U.S. and Canada through Dec. 17 (dates below). 


Nov. 10 – Ogden Theatre, Denver, Colorado

Nov. 11 – The Depot, Salt Lake City, Utah

Nov. 12 – Prochnow Auditorium, Flagstaff, Arizona

Nov. 15 – The Novo, Los Angeles, California

Nov. 18 – The Republik, Honolulu, Hawaii*

Dec. 1 – Cain’s Ballroom, Tulsa, Oklahoma

Dec. 2 – The Blue Note, Columbia, Missouri

Dec. 4 – House of Blues, Dallas, Texas

Dec. 9 – Newport Music Hall, Columbus, Ohio

Dec. 10 – London Music Hall, London, Ontario

Dec. 11 – Danforth Music Hall, Toronto, Ontario

Dec. 13 – Upstate Concert Hall, Clifton Park, New York

Dec. 15 – Rams Head Live, Baltimore, Maryland

Dec. 16 – Playstation Theater, New York, New York

Dec. 17 – House of Blues, Boston, Massachusetts 

*Special guest Walker Hayes will not play this date.

Dan + Shay's Obsessed, that hit No. 1 on both the Mediabase andBillboard Country Charts, follows their 2014 debut Where It All Began, which made them the first new country duo inSoundScan recorded history to debut at No. 1 on Billboard’s Country Albums Chart. The album included the debut single, “19 You + Me” which earned RIAA Platinum certification, and their first No. 1 single, “Nothin’ Like You,” which earned RIAA Gold certification. Racking up more than 49 million YouTube views, the pair has impressively sold more than 2.2 million digital tracks and more than 600,000 album equivalents to date, including 230 million streams. Their first single off Obsessed, "From The Ground Up" earned RIAA Gold certification and hit the top of the charts. They have earned three consecutive nominations for both ACM Vocal Duo of the Year and CMA’s Vocal Duo of the Year award as well as nods for an American Country Count-down Awards, CMT Awards, and Radio Disney Music Awards.

For more information and tour dates, please visit DanAndShay.com and follow @DanandShay on Twitter and Instagram.


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