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Sam Smith    

Grammy Award-Winning British Singer-Songwriter

Sam Smith, born Samuel Frederick Smith on May 19, 1992 in London, is a singer/songwriter. While their early career was geared up towards musical theatre, it was dance music that kicked it off. In October 2012, Smith featured on Disclosure’s single Latch, which peaked at number 11 on the UK Singles Chart. In February 2013, they released their début single Lay Me Down. In May 2013, they featured on Naughty Boy’s single La La La, which entered at number one on the UK Singles Chart.

Still under the PMR umbrella, the Nirvana EP containing Safe with Me and NIrvana was released in October (UK) and January 2014 (US). May 2014 saw the release of their début album, In The Lonely Hour. The first two singles, Money On My Mind and Stay With Me entered at number one on the UK Singles Chart.The association with Disclosure and song-writer Jimmy Napes continued with the collaboration on Mary J Blige's 2014 album The London Sessions, who also featured on a second version of the single 'Stay with me'.

January 2015 saw the re-release of 'Lay me Down', re-recorded with the original team. In February 2015, Smith won the Grammy award for Best New Artist, Record of The Year, Song of The Year and Best Pop Vocal Album. In March 2015, a third version of 'Lay Me Down', featuring John Legend was released to be used as a the official Red Nose Day charity single. In July 2015, Smith featured on the Disclosure single Omen. On September 7, 2015, it was revealed that Smith was to sing the latest Bond theme, 'Writing's on the Wall' from the movie "Spectre".

Videos


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Naughty Boy - La La La ft. Sam Smith
added about 6 years ago
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Sam Smith - Lay Me Down (Acoustic)
added about 6 years ago

News


Sam Smith Debuts First Single 'Money On My Mind': Listen | Billboard

After being featured on Disclosure's hit, "Latch," and releasing his remarkable EP, "Nirvana," Sam Smith premieres his debut single, "Money On My Mind.".

Most blogged artists: Sam Smith, Destiny's Child - Yahoo News

From Yahoo News: London-based singer Sam Smith is on the Hype Machine's most blogged artists chart on December 3, fresh off his high-profile collaboration  ...

Oscars: First Group Of Presenters Includes Tina Fey, Kevin Hart, Lady Gaga & Ryan Gosling

Amid the cloud of the Oscars diversity flap, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has unveiled the first batch of presenters for the 88th Academy Awards next month. It certainly is a diverse list that includes a number of pop stars and veteran actors. The group includes Benicio Del Toro, Tina Fey, Whoopi Goldberg, Ryan Gosling, Kevin Hart, Lady Gaga, Sam Smith, Charlize Theron, Jacob Tremblay, The Weeknd and Pharrell Williams.

Sam Smith Wins The Best Original Song Oscar

After collecting the Golden Globe for Best Original Song last month, Sam Smith and his co-writer Jimmy Napes have now added an Oscar to their ever-growing collection of awards. The two beat out Lady Gaga, The Weeknd, J. Ralph and David Lang to collect the highly-coveted trophy.

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