The album, announced less than 24 hours before release, has been greeted with a wave of five-star reviews.
The British folk rock band led by Marcus Mumford have notched hit albums like Babel and Sigh No More, as well as singles like 'The Cave.'
‘Lay Your Head On Me’ followed on from Mumford’s charity cover of ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’, which sought to benefit the Grenfell Foundation and War Child UK.
All the proceeds from the song are going to the Grenfell Foundation and War Child UK.
The new song was influenced the band recently receiving the prestigious John Steinbeck Award at San Jose State University.
Inspired by American author John Steinbeck, the new track is the band's first new music since 2018's acclaimed 'Delta' album.
Subsequent episodes in the series will feature Marcus Mumford and Mavis Staples.
First released in 2009, 'Sigh No More' has gone onto become one of the decade’s most enduring releases with over 7 million in sales worldwide.
Future 'Cry Power' guests will Include Bono, Mavis Staples And Marcus Mumford.
Tour support comes from Australian indie rock band Gang of Youths, with special guests Portugal. The Man and Lord Huron.
'Woman' also features on the band's fourth album, 'Delta', which topped the US Billboard 200 on release.
The group perform the tracks ‘Forever’ and ‘Guiding Light’ in the six-minute mini-doc.
The video was directed by Directed by BAFTA-nominated and fast-rising young British filmmaker Charlotte Regan.
The new, seven-date run kicks off on 3 August at the Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles, California.
The new single is the second to be taken from the band's Billboard chart-topping album 'Delta'.