Smith says his work with the organization has been a fulfilling and life changing experience.
“It’s amazing,” Smith says. “It’s the coolest thing I’ve ever done.”
With a discography that includes two albums on the Columbia label from the 1990s, Smith has been well known for his folk and Americana influences that have taken him across the globe. His work has also led him to work with various service organizations and as a Artist-In-Residence at Oklahoma State University’s Institute for Creativity and Innovation and the Riata School of Entrepreneurship.
But when fans attend Sunday’s performance, they won’t see just any musician on stage. Instead, they will see someone who truly cares about the songs he writes and performs.