Thomas Rhett says a collaboration with his hero, Eric Church, is on the radar

'He’s always been one of my heroes in this genre'
Eric Church and Thomas Rhett
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Thomas Rhett has made it clear he’s a big fan of Eric Church. With mentions of Country music’s “Outsider” on two tracks from his latest album, Country Again: Side A, it’s also clear Rhett is a fan of singing about the Chief, so what about singing with him?

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Rhett revealed a collab with Church is on the radar and we’ve lost all our ability to play it cool.

“He’s always been one of my heroes in this genre, and recently, over the last couple of years, I’ve gotten to become pretty good friends with Eric,” Thomas told Audacy’s Gunner and Cheyenne. “We’ll bounce songs off each other. I’ll send him a song of mine, he’ll send me a song of his — really looking for that collaboration one of these days, I think it’s going to work out in the next couple of years.”

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