Eric Church’s birthday is today, May 3rd. Church has been in the news a lot lately due to his comments he made during an interview with Rolling Stone. However, it is his birthday and here is your chance to learn more about Church!
His full name is Kenneth Eric Church. He was born on May 3rd, 1977. He was born and raised in Granite Falls, North Carolina. When he was 13, he bought a guitar and start writing songs. Church went to Appalachian State University and received a degree in Marketing.
In 2006 he was signed with Capitol Records. His debut album Sinners Like Me gave him four singles which showed up on the Billboard country chart. He released his second album, Carolina, in 2009. Carolina gave him three singles including: “Love Your Love the Most” and “Hell on the Heart.” His 2011 album was his first #1 album which includes singles like “Homeboy” and “Drink in My Hand.” His first #1 single was “Drink in My Hand” in January 2012.