This week,delivered a powerful statement about vaccinations with a wink to . The country singer-songwriter was photographed receiving a COVID-19 vaccine for the cover of . In the accompanying interview, he describes the fans from both sides of the political spectrum to schedule their jabs as soon as possible.
“It became obvious to me that the onlyto normal is through vaccinations,” the 10-time Grammy nominee said. “You’ve got to get needles in arms.” The 43-year-old North Carolina native is gearing up to release a triple album project, “ ,” later this month. He’s also hopeful he’ll be able to safely return to the stage this year ― one of the many reasons he said he is determined to encourage widespread vaccinations.
“If you believe you shouldn’t, I don’t have a problem with it,” said Church, whofrom some fans in 2018 after he spoke out in favor of “common sense” gun reform. “I’m a liberty guy, too. I get it. But I view this a little differently than most other . We’ve never encountered this.” “I just want to play shows,” . “Politics’ job is to divide — that’s how you . Those us are music and sports. The times when, whether you’re a Democrat or Republican or whatever, you throw your arm around the person next to you.” Billboard’s cover shot is an homage to Presley, who in 1956 was photographed backstage at “The Ed Sullivan Show.”
Elsewhere in the interview, Church also shared his thoughts on fellow musician
In 1956, Elvis Presley from Dr. Leona Baumgartner and Dr. Harold Fuerst.
Even before that, “Saturday Night Live” hadlast fall after videos surfaced on social media showing him partying mask-free in violation of the show’s coronavirus precautions.
Neither controversy hason Wallen’s album sales. Still, Church he was “heartbroken” by “The Voice” alum’s “indefensible” behavior.
“I think Morgan’s trying to. “And I hope he does.”
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