The UK’s best selling country act The Shires today announce the release of their latest single ‘Crazy Days’, taken from their hit new album ‘Good Years’. Listen here
The lyrics and sound ‘Crazy Days’ embodies, couldn’t ring truer in the current climate. Renowned and respected for producing music that is highly personal, the single exemplifies the awareness and understanding both Crissie and Ben have in releasing records that enables their fans to engage with music on a deeper level.
With a career continuing to reach dizzying new heights whilst simultaneously pushing country music to the forefront of mainstream music, the release of Crissie and Ben’s new record follows their fourth album ‘Good Years’ peaking at number #3 in the UK album charts when it was released earlier this year going head to head with the likes of Niall Horan and Lewis Capaldi.
The pair have also announced the rescheduling of their eagerly anticipated UK tour. The shows will run through April and May of 2021, stopping off at the London Palladium Wednesday, May 12th.
As prolific songwriters first and foremost the timely release of ‘Crazy Days’ plugs into the uncertainty that is being felt across the globe right now. Speaking of their newest musical offering, Crissie said “Our song ‘Crazy Days’ seems so poignant for what is going on in our world right now. This song was originally written when we were both taking some time out after our last album. It was the first time in a long time since we had spent some quality time at home with our family and friends. Ben wrote the song out of reflection of how crazy our life often is on the road. However the words are so perfect now. Amongst all the uncertainty, normality and missing our loved ones and wishing we could be with each other but knowing that these are just the ‘crazy days’ and we will be reunited again soon”.
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Despite only forming in 2013, Crissie and Ben have already accumulated four top 10 albums two of which are gold-certified, Ben has been awarded a CMA Award for Best Radio Broadcaster and the pair are the only ever UK act to be awarded a highly coveted CMA Award asserting their authority as two of country music’s most prominent voices.https://www.countryschatter.com/2020/08/the-shires-release-new-single-crazy-days/New ReleasesPress ReleaseToursbest Radio Broadcaster,cma award,crazy days,London Palladium,the Shires,Twitter
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