Those familiar with songs & albums like; Latch, In the Lonely Hour, Too Good At Goodbyes, One Last Song, Promises etc., are testaments to the display of a rare natural talent by the British pop singer and vocalist, Sam Smith. Nominated for the 2014 Brit Critics’ Choice Award and the BBC’s Sound of 2014, to which they emerged victorious.
Sam Smith was awarded four Grammys for their work “In the Lonely Hours” released in 2014, they were also awarded the Song of the Year and Record of the Year. Controversial gay singer, Sam Smith, in the year 2019, announced to the world that he prefer to use non-binary pronouns (they/their), what they described to be a means to addressing something in-between masculinity and femininity.
Sam Smith Bio: Age, Education, Early Life
Born in London, May 1992, the natural vocalist & singer, Sam Smith started out their musical performance as a child. Son to Fredrick Smith and Kate Cassidy, studied music at St. Mary Catholic School in Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire.
In 2009, Kate Cassidy, their mother and a successful banker was fired after the alleged accusation of promoting the Smith’s musical career while on company time. Afterwards, it wasn’t long before Smith became quite popular. He was called upon to partake in the hit single Latch by Disclosure.
Samuel Frederick Smith, otherwise popularly known as Sam Smith is a British singer and writer from England.
Sam Smith Career Details
Sam Smith got their first big break and seat in the spotlight following their featuring in Disclosure’s new release “Latch,” where the promising singer’s melodic falsetto played over Disclosure’s electronic beat. Sam Smith’s vocals did the magic as it resonated fine and massively with fans and critics. This was the already laid down foundation for their subsequent success in the music industry. In the year 2013, Latch peaked the UK singles chart, and Sam Smith was just 21 years old.
On the path of becoming a singing sensation, they soon released in 2013, their own debut album & single “Lay Me Down.”
Featuring once again as a lead vocalist in another artist’s song “Naughty Boy’s Bollyhood- inspired La La La”, the song found its way to the top of the UK singles chart, this also happened in 2013. In February 2014, Sam Smith once again topped the singles chart in the UK with another hit song Money on My Mind.
In May 2014, they dropped their full-length debut studio album- “In the Lonely Hour,” which peaked on UK Albums Chart within a short period of time. It however, attained second position on the America’s Billboard 200.
Is Sam Smith Gay Or Married To Wife?
In 2014, Sam Smith came out publicly as gay no later than when the album “In the Lonely Hour”, was released.
Sam smith’s ex-boyfriends include; Jonathan Ziezel (October 2014- December 2015), Charlie King (March 2015 – August 2015),
Sam Smith and boyfriend Brandon Flynn got separated after spending nine months together. After what seemed to be big time heartbreak, both unfollowed each other on Instagram and Smith even went as far as deleting pictures of them together.
However, the 26 years old singer, in an interview with the press informed us that their separation was a peaceful one and that he had no sort of hatred or resentments towards Brandon Flynn- his ex boyfriend. “It was love,” he said.
Sam Smith Weight Loss
Sam Smith underwent a huge weight loss ever since the end of his last tour, when he left the public eye in 2015. Smith attributed the weight loss to be a result of intermittent fasting- taking a break of 5 hours after eating, after which they eat again after 5 hours and it goes on and on.
Sam Smith Net Worth
We all know that most celebrities net worth are most times running in millions. The same is true for Sam Smith whose net worth was declared to be forty (40) million dollars in 2020.
Sam Smith became a musical sensation when he featured alongside the duo, Guy and Howard Lawrence on electronic musical instruments in Disclosure’s new release single ‘Latch’ as soon as it hit the eleventh spot on the ‘UK Singles Chart’. He became much famous being a six time Grammy Award nominee and a winner of four of them.