Posts Tagged ‘Sam Smith’

The Best Music Videos of the Month (February 2015)

The music videos released in the past month imagine ideal worlds beyond the present reality. For Jessie Ware and Jungle, it's a vibrant, surreal landscape that viewers can escape to. For alt-J and Florence + the... Read more »

Sam Smith Shares Summer Tour Dates

Sam Smith is hitting the heartland. Still riding the rolling waves of In The Lonely Hour, the British crooner has announced a month-long tour that will take him through America’s Midwest and South. Having spent plenty... Read more »

Listen to Jimmy Napes’ Danceable Love Song “Making of Me”

Just last month we told you that Jimmy Napes is an artist you should be keeping your eye on. The British singer/songwriter, who has helped pen hits for artists such as Disclosure, Mary J. Blige and... Read more »

Watch Performances From The 57th Annual Grammy Awards

The 57th Annual Grammy Awards show is going on now, and we’ll update this post throughout the night with the performances. So if you can’t watch it live, watch the performances here and check out the... Read more »

Sam Smith Confronts Marriage Equality in the Video for “Lay Me Down”

Sam Smith has always been an open supporter of LGBT rights and marriage equality. He’s understandably invested. During and after the massive success of his debut album In the Lonely Hour, Smith has championed his rights... Read more »

Drake, Childish Gambino, Wiz Khalifa and More Read Mean Tweets About Themselves

Jimmy Kimmel has a recurring segment on Jimmy Kimmel Live where he has celebrities read mean tweets people have written about them. Sometimes the tweets can be really cruel and other times they actually make the... Read more »

Sam Smith is Sharing Songwriting Royalties with Tom Petty for “Stay With Me”

 UPDATE 1/29: Tom Petty has released a statement of his own, corroborating Smith’s statement of goodwill. He describes the entire episode as “a musical accident no more no less.” Full statement below.  UPDATE 1/26: Representatives for Smith... Read more »

The Week On Twitter With Sam Smith, Wavves, and Kid Cudi

This week on Twitter: – Sam Smith gets some life advice from Jessie Ware – Wavves teases new music – Kid Cudi appreciates his supporters... Read more »

Disclosure Respond to Stolen Lyrics Allegation, Provide Update on New Album

Recently some of England’s most popular acts like Disclosure, Sam Smith and AlunaGeorge have been in the hot seat due to allegations of stolen lyrics. French songwriter Katie Farrah Sopher filed a suit claiming ownership of... Read more »

Disclosure, Sam Smith, and AlunaGeorge Sued Over Stolen Lyrics

England’s hottest music acts are facing charges. Unknown songwriter Katie Farrah Sopher has filed suit against Disclosure, Sam Smith, and AlunaGeorge, claiming lyrics to some of their biggest hits were taken from her stolen notebook. She’s... Read more »

Sam Smith Explains Why “X Factor” is Damaging For Songwriters

A lot of artists have gained attention on shows like X Factor, but it’s not for everyone. In a recent interview with The Mirror, Sam Smith explained why he wouldn’t recommend X Factor as a good career move... Read more »

The Week On Twitter With Diplo, Sam Smith, and YG

This week on Twitter: – Sam Smith gets a tattoo for his fans – Diplo shares his wish for 2015 – YG’s fans protest him not being nominated for a Grammy. Brazy. Here is the week... Read more »

Sam Smith’s Debut Album Goes Platinum

Sam Smith’s incredible year continues. With six Grammy nominations already in his pocket, Smith snapped up platinum certification for his debut studio album In The Lonely Hour. By RIAA standards, that means the English crooner has... Read more »

Video: Sam Smith – “Like I Can”

Following the huge announcement of his six Grammy nominations, Sam Smith has now released the visuals for his latest single “Like I Can.” Smith has already become known for his dapper sense of style and in... Read more »

Watch Sam Smith’s Beautiful Performance of “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas”

Sam Smith’s warm, velvety voice is made for the holidays, so it’s no surprise that his cover of “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas” is as beautiful as it is. His barebones rendition is backed only... Read more »