Birth Place: Duncan, Arizona, U.S.
Years Active: 2009–present
Troy Olsen (born in Morenci, Arizona) is an American country music singer and songwriter signed to EMI Nashville, a sister label to Capitol Records Nashville. He co-wrote Blake Shelton's 2009 single "I'll Just Hold On" and Tim McGraw's "Ghost Town Train," a cut from the album ''Southern Voice''. Olsen released his debut single, "Summer Thing," in April 2010, followed by a digital Self-titled extended play on May 11. "Summer Thing" debuted at #57 on the ''Billboard'' Hot Country Songs charts dated for the week ending May 15, 2010. Olsen wrote the song with Ben Hayslip and Shenandoah lead singer Jimmy Yeary.