Country singer Eric Church debuted a new song Wednesday night titled “Why Not Me” dedicated to the victims of Las Vegas’ deadly shooting.
Church performed the song live when he took the stage at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville.
He later posted it on his Facebook page on Thursday night with a heartfelt message talking about his experience with the crowd when he played at the Route 91 Harvest Festival last Friday in Las Vegas.
” They came from all over the country because it was our last show, and I did something different on the last song on “Springsteen.
He said, “What brought you to Vegas?” and she goes “We went t to see Eric Church because he was Sonny’s it was his guy, and we went t to see his guy.” And then she said “We have tickets for the Grand Ole Opry tomorrow night.” And t’s a, over , section 3, row F, if you’re t in row F, t’s some empty seats and that’s their seats.
Church is the second country artist to dedicate a song to them after Maren Morris dedicated her song “Dear Hate” to them.