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Sam Smith

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There are several artists named “Sam Smith” ;

(1) Sam Smith (born May 19, 1992) is a British singer/songwriter. In October 2012 Sam Smith featured on Disclosure’s single “Latch”, the single was released on October 8, 2012 and peaked to number 11 on the UK Singles Chart. In February 2013 he released his debut single “Lay Me Down”. In May 2013, he featured on Naughty Boy’s single “La La La”. The single was released on 19 May 2013 and entered at number one on the UK Singles Chart. In 2014, Money On My Mind & follow up single Stay With Me entered at number one on the UK Singles Chart, he later in May 2014 released his debut album, In The Lonely Hour.

In February 2015, he won the Grammy award for Best New Artist; Record of The Year; Song of The Year and Best Pop Vocal Album.

(2) An acoustic guitarist and singer/songwriter, Sam’s story starts at the tender age of eight. Influenced by the likes of Neil Young and Led Zeppelin, he found comfort in the family nylon string and slowly started to create an innate style of his own. However, it wasn’t until his early teens, with a love for the guitar firmly embedded, that his intimate vocal sound and smooth, appealing lyrics started to unfold.

Born in Port Lincoln, South Australia - a small town almost surrounded by water - it’s no surprise home is a big inspiration for a lot of Sam’s songs. He started surfing around the age of five and now at 24, still lives for the ocean, surfing and waves.

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