Grammy Awards voters don’t think like ACM and CMA voters. Sales figures and the number of No. 1 singles don’t help an artist or song’s chances at winning a Grammy. In fact, in country music, they often hurt your chances.
Country music fans are the most passionate of any genre of music, but some artists have an even closer relationship with their fans than usual. Who has the most passionate fans in country music this year?
Powerful words flashed across Eric Church’s face as he began his performance at the 2016 CMA Awards of his poignant tune “Kill a Word,” interrupting silence with his declaration against all things dark and hateful.
While Eric Church fans anxiously await his upcoming 2017 Holdin’ My Own Tour, the singer is set to release a new EP via Walmart on Nov. 4 to commemorate the one-year anniversary of his surprise album release of Mr. Misunderstood.