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Watch Sam Smith’s Soundtrack Love Gone Awry In “I’m Not the Only One” Video

If there’s any takeaway from the exquisitely-crafted music video for British singing sensation Sam Smith’s upcoming single, “I’m Not the Only One”—off of his multi-platinum hit album In the Lonely Hour—it’s that love is not … read more »

POSTED August 1, 2014 12:08PM IN MUSIC VIDEO 0 Comments TAGS: ,
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MTV Announces 2014 VMA Nominees, “Turn Down For What” Only Gets Four

It was an explosive year for music videos, but Beyoncé takes the cake (and the most VMA nominations) for her visual album, snagging eight total nominations for Best Video, Best Female Video, Best Collaboration, Best … read more »

POSTED July 17, 2014 1:19PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Rell Artfully Remixes Disclosure and Sam Smith’s “Latch”

“Latch” by Disclosure is not a new song, but in the American pop music world it’s one of the hottest songs of the summer—despite its original fall 2012 release. The US is currently caught up … read more »

POSTED July 8, 2014 4:57PM IN MP3 / STREAMS 0 Comments TAGS: , , ,
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Watch Sam Smith Sing “Stay With Me” on David Letterman

Yesterday after work, I heard the guy who sells fitted hats and I

POSTED June 19, 2014 10:29AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: ,


Summer has many sounds, and infinite possibilities; it can be ferocious, feverous, over-ripe, boozy, forlorn. Because it’s also a season of exception and indulgence, we broke our own rules and gave the Summer Music Issue … read more »

POSTED June 11, 2014 11:00AM IN ISSUES, MAGAZINE Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,
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Stream Sam Smith’s In The Lonely Hour

Sam Smith seemingly blitzed to stardom overnight, but the English singer/songwriter has been stalking the spotlight since he was 12. In The Lonely Hour arrives today as the culmination of years of strife, confusion, determination … read more »

POSTED June 9, 2014 1:41PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Introducing The FADER’s 2014 Summer Music Issue: Lana Del Rey, Ty Dolla $ign, Popcaan and Sam Smith

For our 2014 Summer Music issue, which you can pre-order here, we decided that two cover stories just weren’t enough. The issue hits newsstands on July 8th, but we’ve been releasing its four cover story … read more »

POSTED June 4, 2014 1:30PM IN MAGAZINE Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,
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Hear a New Version of Sam Smith’s “Stay With Me” Featuring Mary J. Blige

UPDATE: You can watch the pair perform this version in the above video. With its simple, effective melody and some stirring gospel backup singers, “Stay With Me” is a big song and at least part … read more »

POSTED June 2, 2014 10:32AM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (4) TAGS: , ,
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Cover Story: Sam Smith Opens up About Life and Love

(click to enlarge) From the magazine: ISSUE 92, June/July 2014. This is the first of four covers from our annual Summer Music issue that we’ll be revealing over the next week. Sun ping-pongs off the … read more »

POSTED May 28, 2014 6:00PM IN FEATURES Comments (167) TAGS: , ,
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Watch the Bittersweet Video to Sam Smith’s “Leave Your Lover”

There’s an ache to UK crooner Sam Smith‘s voice that hints at still waters running deep—it’s what gave his club hit with Disclosure its anchor and is why his solo ballads make the heart twinge. … read more »

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