The musical collaboration of husband and wife songwriters, Darwin and Dana Nelson has taken them far from their small-town roots of Lucedale, Mississippi and carried them across the country where they have created a name for themselves at a number of songwriting festivals, house concerts and top flight venues. Affectionately known as "Double Dee" when they perform as a duo, they also make up 2/3's of the musical group "Delta Coast" with co-writer, Taylor Craven. Darwin and Dana have released six albums over the last several years and are weekly performers at Margaritaville (Storyville Tavern) in New Orleans. They are founding members of The Mississippi Songwriter's Festival and perform at numerous other festivals including the Frank Brown Festival in Perdido Key, Fla., Smoky Mountain Festival in Gatlinburg, and Six String Festival in New Orleans. Their song "Workaholic In Recovery" is the title cut on mailboat recording artist Matt Hoggatt's newly released CD by the same name. It is currently getting a considerable amount of airplay on sirius xm Margaritaville radio ch. 24. The Nelsons were finalists in 2012 in TheSongwriters.Biz contest with their song "Justice Served"; recently received an honorable mention in American Songwriter's Magazine for their collaboration "Doin' For Daddy" with co-writer Craven and their song "Call It Gumbo", the title cut off their most recent CD release won the "Director's Award" in the Fall, 2013 Paramount.com songwriting contest. Everybody : meet Double Dee (Darwin & Dana Nelson).
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