About Us The Duo


When Michael & Carissa Alvarado met in 2012, they had no idea their romantic relationship would eventually turn into the pop-music sensation known as Us The Duo. These two multi-instrumentalists and singers went from filming half-faced cover videos in their living room to performing around the world, supporting speakers and artists such as Oprah, Tori Kelly, and Pentatonix. They have released four original full length albums, with their latest, Just Love, reaching #4 on Billboard’s Heatseekers Albums. Their music has been streamed over 100 million times and their single “No Matter Where You Are” was featured in the Golden Globe nominated film, The Book of Life. Along their musical journey, Michael and Carissa have partnered with brands including Amazon, AT&T and Burt’s Bees on national campaigns and have amassed over seven million followers on social media.

The married couple is officially bringing their viral covers and original songs to a venue near you, performing live this summer for 21 North American cities in the newly announced Together Tour. The tour will support an upcoming acoustic EP from Us The Duo. To add to this exciting news, Michael and Carissa are expecting their first child! The soon-to-be parents will be performing new songs like “Together”, as well as classic Us The Duo favorites like “No Matter Where You Are” and “(Stop) Just Love”. Of the upcoming tour, Michael and Carissa say, “The three of us can’t wait to see you this summer! It will be a special memory to share these last few months before parenthood with #UsTheFamily members from all around the country.” You won’t want to miss this unforgettable acoustic evening, full of authentic music and storytelling – baby bump and all!

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