Dan Olsen, singer songwriter and rising star of acoustic pop/rock music releases new single Candy Shop
Dan was born in Thorshavn (Faroe Islands). He was only thirteen when his mother enrolled him in classical guitar classes – where, 3 years later he began singing.
However, Dan’s early career also saw him employing his many talents elsewhere before finally becoming a full time singer songwriter .
In the Faroe Islands he joined the football team and became a professional footballer playing soccer as a striker and represented in the National U21 Team.
In 2013 he moved to Australia to advance his education and complete his Business Degree supplementing his income by acting, writing songs and playing music in bars and pubs to help earn a living.
Music turned out to be his passion more than a necessity and being a multi-talented guy,, Dan has also spent some time modeling for fashion brands and has appeared in Mens Health Magazine – he is currently signed with International Modelling Agency IMG .
Dan speaks several languages including English, Danish, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish and German all of which have been a huge advantage for him.
Dan Olsen’s Music Career
His first big achievement in music came when moved to the UK and signed a management contract in London with Floreani Management.
Dan, a very gifted song writer,, is an International Songwriter Award Winner who has co-written with Ivor Novello Award Winner Sonique on a track produced by Grammy Award Winner Mark Ronson – which immediately earned him celebrity status and after which he released ‘‘Hold You Tonight’ – The song hit Top Six In the Spotify UK music chart.
Dan has since toured various countries where he performed in front of bigger and bigger crowds. Among his famous visits are his tours of the Orient. .
In 2016 Dan Olsen toured China where he played in front of crowds of more than 150,000 people. The incredible response pushed him to play a second tour this year to Shanghai Ningbo and the exclusive Orange Peel Club in Hong Kong. Dan’s tours and music have earned, him even more, fame and gained him thousands of followers.
In addition to the many languages he already speaks, he started learning Mandarin for the China tours, during which he sang and took interviews in Mandarin Chinese. He is regarded by the Chinese as the most significant and talented Western Artist to come to China and he has duetted with Huo Zun , China’s Number One artist. Singing in their native language gained him huge respect from the Chinese people.
Dan Olsen – CANDY SHOP
Dan’s latest release Candy Shop has instantaneously gained popularity since it’s recent release along with a brand new music video (released on the 8th of June).
You can stream and download Candy Shop from all the digital majors and get regular updates from Dan by dropping your details on his brand new official website . Danolsenmusic