Multi-platinum rock bandShinedown has released their acclaimed 6thstudio albumATTENTION ATTENTIONviaAtlantic Records. Lead single “DEVIL” hit #1 at Active Rock this week, bringing the band’stotal #1s to 13. Every one of their 23 singles throughout their career have reachedTop 5 on the Mainstream Rock Songs airplay chart– a feat unmatched by any other band.
The gripping video for “DEVIL”immediately landed on theSpotify Global Viral 50 Chartand has already racked up more than6 million streams worldwideand more than4 million YouTube views.
ATTENTION ATTENTIONis urgent, intense, uplifting and encouraging, showcasing Shinedown’s heart and depth like never before and inviting the listener to place themselves inside of the album. It tells the story of an individual’s psychological journey from life’s lowest lows to the highest highs as anxieties dissipate and demons disappear – a poignant and enduring statement about our will to overcome that touches on topics such as mental health, facing fears, staying positive, leaning on one another, pitfalls of social media and the resolve of the human spirit. Given the deeply personal nature of the record,Shinedownwent in-house for production for the first time ever, enlisting bassistEric Bassto produce and mix the album in its entirety.
With a symphony of thought-provoking lyrics, stadium-size, explosive guitars, unpredictable rhythms, and cinematic flourishes,ATTENTION ATTENTIONushers in the band’s biggest and boldest chapter yet.Shinedown – Brent Smith [vocals], Zach Myers [guitar], Eric Bass [bass, production], and Barry Kerch [drums] – has sold more than 10 million albums worldwide, has 11 platinum and gold singles and four platinum and gold albums, and averages nearly4 million monthly listeners on Spotify as one of the most-listened-to rock bands on the platform with over 600 million streams, contributing to their more than 1 billion total overall streams to date.