Did Eric Church Just Pen a Pandemic Poem? Or Did He Write a Country Song?

Empty Seats and Empty Seats Are What He Sees in "Through My Ray-Bans"

There’s a new Eric Church video going viral, and we aren’t exactly sure what it is. A poem? Or a song? Or something that falls somewhere in between?

Because on paper, it looks like a song. But Church isn’t singing the words. He’s merely speaking them. Like a poet or a preacher or just someone with a lot of deep thoughts and a platform to share them.

He’s title the work, “Through My Ray-Bans,” and it goes like this:

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