Sam Smith: A Soulful Lover
Stay with Me, Lay Me Down, I’m Not the Only One. These are just some of the songs which are making Same Smith the fastest rising star for 2014. Samuel Frederick “Sam” Smith is a British soul singer-songwriter who was born in May 19, 1992. He became famous with his breakthrough single Latch. Instantly it peaked to number 11 in the UK Singles Charts. Now, it still is being played all over the world and a lot more people are getting to love Sam Smith with his soulful songs.
He was nominated last December 2014 for the BRIT Critics’ Choice Award and won. He was also nominated in BBC’s Sound of Poll and again won.
In the Lonely Hour
Sam Smith debuted his “In the Lonely Hour” album. It was released in the UK last May 2014 under Capitol Records. It has 10 songs which included hits like “Money on My Mind”, “Stay with Me”, “I’m Not the Only One”, and “Lay Me Down”. The deluxe edition of the album included 5 bonus tracks which included “Latch” which was the song heard on your best bluetooth speakers with subwoofer around the world.
In the US, the album sold 166,000 copies in the first week of sales and gained a number 2 spot in the Billboard Charts. On May 2014, he outsold Coldplay’s “Ghost Stories”. He is taking the world by storm.
The album received critical reception upon release but generally got positive reviews as seen on Audio Speaker Guide.
For those who have never been in love
Sam Smith wanted to write an album and dedicate it to people who have never been in love. Why? Because he himself have never experienced love. With this experience, he rose to the challenge of making who he is and what he feels felt all over the world. He is full of emotion. “Feeling close enough, wanting to latch in your love.” Latching on to each of his world wide audience’s heart.
A lot of people were able to relate to his song because they not only felt the words but also the sincerity of the singer song writer.
Hottest Rising Star
He is taking the world by storm. He is scheduled to have an “In the Lonely Hour” Spring Tour 2015 which is already on sale. Worldwide anticipation of this artist which makes sells tickets like hotcakes. Most of his UK shows are sold out and they had to add another date in London to accommodate more shows in the 02 Academy Brixton. His tour starts March 1, 2015 in Forest National, Brussels and ends on May 4 at the HBF Stadium in Perth, Australia.