When Cody Canada and the Departed were working on their album Adventus, they predicted it would be a straight-up rock record. Yet “Prayer for the Lonely” draws on the band’s Americana influences and matches them to a soulful message learned the hard way.
This time around, Seth James takes the lead with rugged, persuasive vocals. Can I get an amen? Check out the CMT Edge premiere of Cody Canada and the Departed’s “Prayer for the Lonely.”