Posts Tagged ‘Sam Smith’

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

 UPDATE: Representatives for Smith released a statement acknowledging the settlement, but maintained the likeness is a “complete coincidence.” Full statement below. “Stay With Me” is one of the standout tracks on Sam Smith’s platinum debut album In... 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 »

The Grammy Nominations Are Out and They Are As Disappointing As You’d Expect

The Grammy nominations for six of the categories of the 2015 Grammy Awards are out, and just like every year, there are few surprises with Iggy Azalea and Charli XCX’s “Fancy,” Taylor Swift’s “Shake It Off,”... Read more »

Listen To This Sam Smith and Kanye West Mash-Up

Here’s a mash-up for Kanye West and Sam Smith fans. Carlos Serrano’s latest mash-up, “Tell Me I’m the Only One,” is a combination of Yeezy’s “Can’t Tell Me Nothin’” and Smith’s “I’m Not The Only One.”... Read more »

Watch Sam Smith and A$AP Rocky Perform “I’m Not the Only One” at the 2014 AMAs

Sam Smith has been having one hell of a year. To end 2014 on a high note, the singer not only brought his talents to the 42nd annual American Music Awards, but also brought A$AP Rocky... Read more »

Sam Smith Hopes His Honesty About Being Gay Helps Others

Sam Smith, Out magazine’s Breakout of the Year, recently spoke with the mag about why it has been important for him to be candid regarding his sexuality. “My aim is to tell people how good it’s been for... Read more »

Sam Smith Announces 2015 Tour

Not even a month ago, Sam Smith tweeted an apology to Toronto for having to cancel his show at Kool Haus due to tonsillitis, promising to make it up to his Canadian fans. Staying true to... Read more »

Watch Sam Smith Perform “I’m Not The Only One” on The Tonight Show

After making his American TV debut on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon back in January, Sam Smith returned last night to the new and improved Tonight Show to perform once again. This time he wasn’t introducing... Read more »