Eric's in a 3-way tie for most nominations at the 2013 CMT Music Awards. He's up for Video of the Year, Male Video of the Year, Collaborative Video of the Year and CMT Performance of the Year. Voting has started. Support him below!
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The Caught In The Act: Live Album is officially out! If you pre-ordered on ericchurch.com, please follow the instructions in the download you received to get your album.
You can purchase the album here on the site as a CD, or on iTunes as a download. Get it!!
Eric won the Album Of The Year award for CHIEF at the 48th ACMs last night following his performance of "Like Jesus Does". We wanted to give Valerie June, the amazing singer on stage with him, a shout out. Her album, Pushin' Against a Stone, is out on August 13th.
Also, the new live album, CAUGHT IN THE ACT: LIVE comes out Tuesday April 9th. Be sure to grab it.
iTunes has named Eric their 2011 Country Breakthrough Artist of the Year and has featured CHIEF in their Best of 2011 section. NPR Music has also chosen the new album as one of their Top 50 Albums of the Year.
“On his third album, Church hits his stride, chronicling wild nights and epic hangovers with just the right amount of critical distance." - NPR Music
Eric's chart-topping album, CHIEF, has earned him his first ever GRAMMY nomination for Best Country Album at the 54th annual GRAMMY Awards.
Eric had an interview with the folks from the Recording Academy a while back. We were able to get our hands on some of the songs he performed from CHIEF. Check out some acoustic versions of "Creepin'," "Hungover & Hard Up," and 'Springsteen."
What do you guys think?
Eric recently performed a handful of the new songs from CHIEF for AOL Sessions. Take a look/listen and let us know what you think of the performance!
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Eric sat down with the folks over at The Recording Academy for their "5 Questions With…" series and talked about his life and the excitement surrounding the incredible success of CHIEF over the past few weeks. Take a look at what he had to say.
Eric has taped a special video message for his Church Choir.
Thank you to all of you for your endless support in making Chief an amazing success.
Exciting news guys! CHIEF took the #1 spot on the Billboard Country and Top 200 Charts by selling 144,990 albums since its release. Compared to Carolina, CHIEF sold more than four times as many albums in its first week, it's the second country album to debut at number 1 on the Billboard Top 200 this year and is the second highest selling debut country album release. CHIEF also had the highest number of digital sales for a country album in 2011.