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Genre: Pop, Soul, RnB
Hometown: London England
Albums: The Lonely Hour
Awards: 4 Grammys, 6 MOBOs, 2 Brit Awards
Hits: Money on My Mind, Stay with Me, I’m Not the Only One
Other: Was BBCs Sounds of 2014
Sam Smith is well and truly on his way to becoming one of the UK’s most successful singer-songwriters. A stellar 2014 has seen his reputation soar as one of the finest voices in the business. A recent success at the 2015 Grammy’s as allowed Smith’s popularity reach a global audience and it looks like this is only the beginning for this rising star.
Born and raised in London, Sam Smith is a singer and song writer, who considering his age, had a more distinct taste in music. Favourites included soul singer Aretha Franklin and the great Stevie Wonder. These influences are telling, and his soulful sound has been worked on from a young age, as Smith has been actively singing since childhood.
Smith first came to light as a featured artist, with two massive hits setting up his path to the eventual release of his debut album. First was with fellow young and up and coming British artists Disclosure, with 2012s ‘Latch’. Their distinct brand of electro woven beautifully with Smiths high vocal range created a smash hit, and put the singer into British mainstream.
His other featured song was with another electro artist. Naught Boy’s’ La La La ‘was released in early 2013 and again showcased Smiths strong vocals, proving to be a large success, it went to number one in the UK charts.
With his reputations in his home country well established, Smith was given due recognition, being named as BBC’s sound of 2014, a prestigious award which names the must see act of the upcoming year (previous winners include Lady Gaga).
Riding the momentum, the release of his lead single ‘Money on My Mind’ from his upcoming debut album, saw further success for Smith. The song reached number one in the UK – his first as the lead artist. With the single released in February of 2014, it had fans and critics alike clamouring for his alum release, set for May.
The album did not disappoint, showcasing the full range of Smiths fantastic vocal ability. Not only that but upon it release, Smith came out as a gay man, stating that the album was written about the experience of loving a man who did not return the sentiment. It set the tone for how to understand the raw and powerful emotions depicted in his lyrics and music.
Not only a commercial success in the UK where it debuted at the number one spot, it also seen the rise of his international reputation, selling well over 3,000,000 copies worldwide. The release of the gospel inspired ‘Stay with Me’ confirmed his status as one of the best voices worldwide, and was one of the top selling songs in the USA in 2014.
A stellar 2014 was rewarded in a big way for Sam Smith, culminated in his wins at the 2015 Grammy Awards. He took home four awards - Best New Artist, "Stay with Me" for Record of the Year and Song of the Year, and In the Lonely Hour for Best Pop Vocal Album. He topped off a wonderful night by performing with Mary J Blige at the awards ceremony.
With only one album under his belt, Sam Smith has the attention of the world, and it seems he shows no signs of slowing down. At only 22 years old the future is looking bright for this young star.