Kenneth Eric Church is an American country music singer-songwriter. His debut album, 2006’s Sinners Like Me, produced three singles on the Billboard country charts. His fifth studio album, Mr. Misunderstood, was released in November 2015 and went on to produce two number one singles. On July 13, 2018, Church released the first single and title track of his newest album Desperate Man.
About Eric Church in brief
Kenneth Eric Church is an American country music singer-songwriter. He has released six studio albums through Capitol Nashville since 2005. His debut album, 2006’s Sinners Like Me, produced three singles on the Billboard country charts. His fifth studio album, Mr. Misunderstood, was released in November 2015 and went on to produce two number one singles. On July 13, 2018, Church released the first single and title track of his newest album Desperate Man, released in October 2018. Church was born on May 3, 1977, in Granite Falls, North Carolina, to Ken and Rita Church. His first single, ‘Bout You’, peaked at No. 14 on Hot Country Songs and led off his debut album. In April 2006, he performed on the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Church toured with Brad Paisley and Rascal Flatts. He was fired from opening for Rascal flatts after performing the song ‘Lightning’ for the movie The Green Mile. Church co-wrote Terri Clark’s 2005 single ‘The World Needs a Drink’ and the track ‘Whiskey Wings’ on Dean Miller’s 2005 album Platinum. He moved to Nashville shortly after moving to Nashville, inspired by the movie ‘The Green Mile’ He is married to former U.S. Rep. Gloria Estefan and has two children. The couple have a son and a daughter, both of whom were born in the United States. They live in North Carolina and have a daughter named Ava, who was born in 2008 and has a son with rapper Travis Scott, who is also a country music star.
Church has been married to his wife since 2011 and has had two children with the third on the way. He is the father of a daughter and a son-in-law. He currently lives in Nashville with his wife and two sons. He also has a daughter with his longtime girlfriend, Tanya, who lives in Florida and has three children with her husband, Jason Aldean, and their son, Luke Bryan, with whom he has two daughters. He lives with his parents in Northumberland County, N.C. and has one son with his ex-wife, Ashley, and one daughter with her ex-husband, Chris, who live in South Carolina. Church is married with two children and two step-children. He and his wife have one son, Jake, who has been in the country music industry for more than 20 years and is currently working on a number of projects. His daughter has been diagnosed with a rare form of brain cancer. His son has also had a stroke and is in the process of having his first child, a son, with the goal of having a full-time job in the music industry. In 2011, he had a No. 1 hit with Keith Urban with the single ‘Raise ‘Em Up’ He has had five No. 1 singles, including ‘Drink in My Hand’ and ‘Like Jesus Does’