Country singer Eric Church gets leading five CMA nominations

Singer Eric Church, whose career has rocketed over the past year, swept the 46th annual Country Music Association nominations on Wednesday with five nods, including one for best album for his hit, ‘Chief.’ Church, 35, also scored nominations for best male vocalist along with best song, single and video for ‘Springsteen,’ which tells the story of a couple who met at a Bruce Springsteen concert.