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Dan + Shay
Even since these two songwriters met at a party at Dan Smyers’ house in Nashville a little more than a year ago, the pair has been writing up to three songs a day. Shay Mooney was previously signed to T-Pain’s Nappy Kid Entertainment, but the Arkansas native’s always been a country singer at heart. Their catchy brand of country pop features strong harmonies and accessible melodies. Their debut album comes out on Warner Music Nashville April 1, but first single, “19 You + Me,” has already hit the Top 20 on the country singles chart and the duo garnered an ACM nomination for Vocal Duo/Group of the year last week.