PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) — There’s more good news for Wexford native Dan Smyers, of country music duo Dan + Shay.
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Just this past weekend, the hit song won the award for “Favorite Country Song” at the American Music Awards.
The pair have racked up a list of other awards in recent weeks.
Earlier this month at the Country Music Association (CMA) Awards, the pair was named Vocal Duo Of The Year.READ MORE: Columbus Police Show Body Camera Footage Of Officer Fatally Shooting 16-Year-Old Girl
Last month, they won the same award at the CMTs.
And, back in September, they won a third “Duo of the Year” award at the ACMs, or Academy of Country Music Awards.
Smyers is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University.
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