This may be the first time you’ve heard of Sam Smith, but it’s unlikely to be your last. An unsigned soul buzzmaker hailing from the UK, the artist showcases his talent for soaring balladry on the newly-released Lay Me Down. Disclosure & Jimmy Napes craft a lush, piano-led instrumental that slowly picks up steam as Smith pours out his heart to the woman he loves, building to an explosive, string-drenched climax. This record is neither a single nor part of any larger project, but y’all know the drill: if you like what you’re hearing, simply keep your browsers locked on our front page for all the latest from this promising newcomer.
Written by richard on 01/28/13
Over the course of 2013 and early 2014, UK crooner Sam Smith has been building anticipation for the release of his major-label debut album with stunning singles like "Lay Me Down" and "Money on My Mind." Now, the project's...
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