New York, NY - [January 28, 2020] - Multi-platinum band Shinedown has notched their 16th#1 single on the Mediabase Active Rock Chart and their 15th #1 single on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs Chart with their hit song "ATTENTION ATTENTION." The band has now tied the record for the most #1s ever on both of these charts. PRESS HERE to watch the "ATTENTION ATTENTION" video, directed by Bill Yukich (Beyoncé, Marilyn Manson, Wiz Khalifa).
"ATTENTION ATTENTION" is Shinedown's fifth consecutive #1 following "How Did You Love"from their album Threat To Survival, and "DEVIL," "GET UP,"and "MONSTERS" all from their latest critically acclaimed studio album ATTENTION ATTENTION (Atlantic Records), which simultaneously hit #1 on Billboard's Alternative, Top Rock, and Hard Rock Albums Charts, and debuted Top 5 on the Billboard 200. Shinedown has amassed over 2.4 billion collective track streams and has racked up 324 million global streams for ATTENTION ATTENTION.
Every one of Shinedown's 26 consecutive singles has reached the Top 5 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs airplay chart - an unparalleled achievement - and they continue to hold the record for the most Top 5s ever on this chart. "ATTENTION ATTENTION" also ties the band for the second most Top 10s ever on this chart.
Additionally, "DEVIL" was recently certified gold by the RIAA.
Shinedown was also recently nominated for two iHeart Radio Music Awards including Rock Song of the Year for #1 rock hit "MONSTERS" and Rock Artist of the Year. The iHeart Radio Music Awards which will air on FOX live from The Shrine in Los Angeles on March 29th at 8/7c.
The band will kick off their Shinedown: Deep Dive Tour, an intimate run of Spring 2020 dates that will see the band diving into their extensive catalog to perform an array of deep cuts and B-sides along with their biggest hits. The tour will include stops in Memphis, Houston, Austin, back-to-back nights at the House of Blues in Dallas, San Francisco, Los Angeles at the legendary venue The Wiltern, and more. Shinedown will also make headlining festival appearances at 98 Rockfest in Tampa, Earthday Birthday in Orlando, and Musikfest in Bethlehem, PA. Full routing below. For more details, please visit www.shinedown.com.
MORE ON SHINEDOWN & ATTENTION ATTENTION Multi-platinum, record-breaking band Shinedown - Brent Smith [vocals], Zach Myers [guitar], Eric Bass [bass, production] and Barry Kerch [drums] - have sold more than 10 million albums and 10 million singles worldwide, earned 14 platinum and gold singles, five platinum and gold album, 16 #1 Active Rock hits, and amassed more than 2.4 billion total streams. The story that unfolds on their latest album ATTENTION ATTENTION(Atlantic Records) is an enduring statement about the resolve of the human spirit - touching on themes such as mental health, overcoming struggles and not being afraid to fail and the importance of our human connection with one another. Speaking to the human spirit in a time of need, "GET UP" quickly became a crossover hit and a beacon of light for listeners around the globe with its urgent and universal message of hope, empathy and encouragement. The album has received major media acclaim from the likes of Live with Kelly & Ryan, Huffington Post, Forbes, Salon, Billboard, Consequence of Sound, Buzzfeed, Grammy.com, Parade, Popdustand more, and landed the band a slot in 92Y's prestigious talk series, 92Y Talks. Shinedown's distinct mix of explosive rock 'n' roll spirit, thought-provoking lyrics, melodic sensibility and cinematic flourishes colors ATTENTION ATTENTION. Hailed for their high-octane live shows, Shinedown continues to engender diehard love from millions of global fans and has racked up countless sold-out tours and festival headlining sets, propelled by their world-class showmanship and the undeniable power of front man Brent Smith's voice.
PRAISE FOR SHINEDOWN & ATTENTION ATTENTION
"Smith's lyrics reflect a shared experience...pain can be a universal human experience and that sense of unconditional support and solidarity is the driving factor behind the song..." - Salon
"Emotional and personal...cinematic and nuanced..." -HuffPost
"...[ATTENTION ATTENTION is] a deeply confessional brilliant piece of work...most rock bands don't possess what Shinedown does - unfathomable talent, an unwavering fan base and unbridled tenacity." - Buzzfeed
"Shinedown is on the cusp of adding to its legend..." - Billboard
"...conviction, authenticity, and real life intensity. Brent Smith and Shinedown are familiar purveyors of all those artistic qualities." - No Depression
"Shinedown have a knack for crafting rock anthems..." - Consequence of Sound
SHINEDOWN TOUR DATES 2019
Chattanooga, TN @ Tivoli Theatre
Tampa, FL @ WXTB 98 Rockfest at Amalie Arena
Orlando, FL @ WJRR Earthday Birthday at Central Florida Fairground
Columbia, SC @ Township Auditorium
Greensboro, NC @ Piedmont Hall
Savannah, GA @ Johnny Mercer Theater
Memphis, TN @ Orpheum Theatre
Little Rock, AR @ Robinson Center
Louisville, KY @ Louisville Palace
Lake Charles, LA @ Golden Nugget Casino
Houston, TX @ Revention Music Center
Austin, TX @ ACL Live at The Moody Theater
Dallas, TX @ House of Blues
Dallas, TX @ House of Blues
Tulsa, OK @ The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Maryland Heights, MO @ Pointfest
Midland, TX @ Wagner Noel Performing Arts Center
El Paso, TX @ Plaza Theater
Los Angeles, CA @ The Wiltern
Indio, CA @ Fantasy Springs Resort Casino - Special Event Center
Valley Center, CA @ Harrah's Resort Southern California - The Events Center