Dan + Shay Win Second Consecutive CMA Award for Duo of the Year

Dan + Shay Win Second Consecutive CMA Award for Duo of the Year

Dan Smyers and Shay Mooney of Dan + Shay won Duo of the Year at the 54th CMA Awards in Nashville on Nov. 11. It was the duo’s second consecutive win in the aforementioned category.

“This is absolutely incredible,” said Shay. “So thankful to be here with so many incredible people. I just thank God that we can do music. And in a time like this, I feel like it is very important that we tell the people we love that we love them.”

“Thank you for this,” added Dan. “It means the world.”

The duo also joined Justin Bieber onstage at the CMA Awards to perform No. 1 hit, “10,000 Hours,” which you can watch below.

photo by Curtis Hilbun, AFF-USA.com

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Brian Kelley Finds A Solo Home

Brian Kelley Finds A Solo Home

Earlier this year Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard announced that while Florida Georgia Line would continue, both guys would also be venturing out to do their own musical projects. As their FGL song “Long Live” is knocking on the door to number-1, Tyler is also climbing the chart with Tim McGraw and their duet “Undivided.”

Now, Brian is giving fans a taste of what’s to come with his solo project – he shared, “There’s a new kind of cowboy in town…who’s ready to ride this wave? Can’t wait for y’all to hear this new music.”

Brian also made some news in announcing that he’s partnering with Warner Music Nashville when it comes to any future solo projects he has, “I couldn’t be more grateful for everyone who has helped me on my journey to get here. I’m humbled to team up with Warner Music Nashville to take the music I’ve been dreamin’ and schemin’ up to the next level. This is just the beginning of a whole new adventure. My vision for what’s next is a vibe and state of mind – get ready to ride the wave with ya Beach Cowboy, y’all!”

Photo Credit: Ben Christensen