Eric Church strikes Gold
Tuesday, May 24, 2011
– Eric Church struck gold. The RIAA announced today that Church's latest disc, "Carolina," is Gold-certified having sold more than 500,000 units.
"It's always been my goal to make records that are a complete body of work and not just random songs strung together - personally, I still love to put on a record and let it play top to bottom," Church said. "It is a dream come true that 'Carolina' is now a gold record, and it is proof there are still people out there who think about music the same way I do. I owe this to every fan that told someone about this record, and to them I say 'thank you.'"
The CD features hits Smoke A Little Smoke and Love Your Love The Most, which have both also been certified Gold, having sold more than 500,000 digital copies each.
Church will release his third studio album, "Chief," on July 26 on EMI Records. Homeboy> is the first single from the upcoming release, and it is his fastest-climbing radio single to-date currently at 21 on Country Billboard.
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