Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 1:15pm

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 16, 2016) – Platinum-selling country duo Dan + Shay (Dan Smyers and Shay Mooney) are continuing the celebration of the release of their new album,Obsessed, with a performance on The Ellen DeGeneres Showon Friday, June 17.
The breakout stars will perform “From the Ground Up,” the lead single from Obsessed. Written by Dan + Shay alongside Chris DeStefano and co-produced by Smyers and Scott Hendricks, the song is currently Top 20 and climbing the Country charts, has remained in the top ten Country Songs on iTunes since it’s release, and has been Top 10 on the Shazam country chart for nine consecutive weeks.
Known for their social media engagement, Dan + Shay have also released special companion videos for many of the 10 tracks from Obsessed. Beginning with the reveal of “Already Ready” as part of their Facebook “Artist of the Day Feature,” the duo subsequently released videos for “Road Trippin’,” and“How Not To” as well as the title track, “Obsessed.” The name for the song and ultimately the album was directly inspired by fans, who posted the hashtag “#obsessed” all over social media upon the release of “From the Ground Up.”

Dan + Shay are currently touring on Darius Rucker’s Good for a Good Time Tour. For more information and tour dates, please visit DanAndShay.com and follow @DanandShay on Twitterand Instagram.

Dan + Shay’s just released album Obsessed follows their 2014 debut Where It All Began, which made them the first new country duo in SoundScan recorded history to debut at No. 1 on Billboard’s Country Albums Chart. Racking up 35 million YouTube views, the pair has impressively sold more than 1.8 million digital tracks and over 450,000 album equivalents to date, including 167 million streams. Their newest single, “From the Ground Up,” follows their chart-topping smash hit “Nothin’ Like You” and is currently Top 20 on country radio. Dan + Shay are celebrating the RIAA Platinum certification of their debut single “19 You + Me.” They have previously earned three consecutive nominations for ACM “Vocal Duo of the Year” and two nominations for CMA’s Vocal Duo of the Year award as well as nods for an American Country Countdown Awards, CMT Awards, and Radio Disney Music Awards. The pair finished up 2015 with their sold-out headlining Just the Right Kind of Crazy Tour and are currently on the road with Darius Rucker this summer on the Good for a Good Time Tour.

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