“Call Them In” is the second single off of Changemakers, the new hope-fueled, love-filled, full-length social justice album from Crys Matthews. “When John Lewis passed away,” Matthews said, “I wanted to write a song to honor his memory and his legacy. He is the epitome of a Changemaker to me.” “Call Them In” was released nation-wide on John Lewis’s birthday, February 21st. Crys Matthews has been praised by the likes of NPR, Billboard and more.
DC resident Crys Matthews is among the brightest stars of the new generation of social justice music-makers — an award-winning, prolific lyricist and composer, blending Americana, folk, blues, bluegrass, and funk into a bold, complex performance steeped in traditional melodies punctuated by honest, original lyrics. She is made for these times. Of Matthews, ASCAP VP & Creative Director Eric Philbrook says, “By wrapping honest emotions around her socially conscious messages and dynamically delivering them with a warm heart and a strong voice, she lifts our spirits just when we need it most in these troubled times.
”Changemakers is the new, hope-fueled, love-filled, social justice album from DC resident Crys Matthews set for release later this Spring.