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Sam Smith

  1. doing something unholy
    And Just Like That … to Re-Reunite Carrie and AidanAnd it looks like Sam Smith will also make an appearance.
  2. covers
    Maybe What ‘Unholy’ Really Needs Is a Flute SoloLizzo thinks so, anyway.
  3. awards season
    Harry’s House Heads Home for the BRIT AwardsHarry Styles has won all four of his nominations.
  4. grammys 2023
    Kim Petras Thanks SOPHIE After Historic Grammy Win“SOPHIE, my friend who passed away two years ago, who told me this would happen and always believed in me.”
  5. album review
    Sam Smith Toes the Line on GloriaThe singer’s new album is sharp, occasionally cringe-y, and full of heartfelt schmaltz.
  6. last night on late night
    Watch Sharon Stone Do Whatever This Is on SNLShe helped Sam Smith sing “Gloria,” by … TBD.
  7. overnights
    Saturday Night Live Recap: Aubrey Plaza Is the MomentThe first SNL in over a month catches us up on all the pop-culture and political chaos that’s happened since — and gives its star a chance to shine.
  8. snl
    Aubrey Plaza and Michael B. Jordan to Help SNL Welcome 2023On January 21 and January 28, joined by musical guests Sam Smith and Lil Baby.
  9. 2023 preview
    28 Albums We Can’t Wait to Hear in 2023Shania and Cardi and (maybe?) Frank.
  10. best of 2022
    How Music Subverted Gender in 2022Some of the most provoking albums of the year reflected their artists’ lack of faith in traditional gender dynamics.
  11. chart updates
    ‘Unholy’ Makes Kim Petras the First Openly Trans Artist With a No. 1 HitAnd Sam Smith the first publicly nonbinary artist at the top of the Billboard Hot 100.
  12. chart updates
    Steve Lacy’s ‘Bad Habit’ Breaks Harry Styles’s Habit of Staying at No. 1Plus, Sam Smith and Kim Petras are at No. 3 while GloRilla and Cardi B enter at No. 9.
  13. switched on pop
    Why Does Olivia Rodrigo Keep Giving Up Songwriting Credits?Copyright lawsuits are making musical interpretation an increasingly costly endeavor.
  14. apologies
    Shawn Mendes Apologizes for Misgendering Sam Smith in Jingle Ball Introduction“We’re all learning together,” Smith wrote on their Instagram Story.
  15. the videodome
    Sam Smith and Demi Lovato Are Ready for the Queer Olympics in ‘I’m Ready’ VideoIt’s great promo for the Olympics … in 2021.
  16. the videodome
    Sam Smith Is a Bald Mannequin Who Wants Someone ‘To Die For’ in New Music VideoIt’s hard being the only mannequin in the shop without a wig.
  17. wig
    Sam Smith Announces New Album To Die For By Opening a Wig ShopThe single “To Die For” from the album To Die For will be available to buy for on Valentine’s Day, which is this Friday, which is tomorrow.
  18. what were the 2010s?
    Who Was the Best New Artist of the 2010s? Vulture InvestigatesWe crunched the numbers and they don’t lie.
  19. queer stuff
    Sam Smith’s Pronouns Are They and Them and You Had Better Use ThemThe nonbinary singer announced their pronouns on Instagram.
  20. right click
    Sam Smith’s Watership Down Song ‘Fire on Fire’ Will Absolutely (Ship)wreck YouYou wouldn’t think a ballad would be the perfect soundtrack for rabbits repeatedly escaping death, but man, he nails it.
  21. reaction gifs
    Sam Smith Called Himself a ‘Dick Monster’ in Front of Patti LaBelleShe was, um, very surprised.
  22. songs of the week
    6 Best New Songs of the Week: Sam Smith, Willow Smith, Shamir, Run the JewelsResist the urge to hate Sam Smith’s Radiohead rip-off.
  23. last night on late night
    No. 1 Harmonizer Sam Smith Got to Duet With Fifth Harmony on Carpool KaraokeApparently, Fifth Harmony plays a huge role in Smith’s wedding plans.
  24. Sam Smith, Kelly Clarkson, and the Power of Vocal-Driven PopIt’s intriguing to watch two of the era’s finest pop vocalists standing on the power of raw talent and emotion.
  25. songs of the week
    Best New Songs of the Week: Kelela, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Julien Baker, Sam SmithLin-Manuel Miranda bucks benefit-song tradition to make a spirited anthem for Puerto Rico.
  26. woke bae?
    Going to Iraq Apparently Made Sam Smith Woke“I’m now starting to open my eyes, at 25, to what is going on in the rest of the world, and that it’s not always pretty.”
  27. songs of the week
    8 Best New Songs of the Week: Tove Lo, St. Vincent, Sam Smith, Jamie xxDua Lipa turns in an Amy Winehouse impression for the ages.
  28. Sam Smith Deals With an Emotionally Hurtful Lover in Song ‘Too Good at Goodbyes’“Every time you hurt me, the less that I cry.”
  29. egots
    Your Post-Oscar EGOT WatchMark Rylance is one of three men who are now halfway to an EGOT. 
  30. worst moments of one’s life
    Sam Smith ‘Hated Every Minute’ of Oscars Song“Singing was horrible.”
  31. covers
    Sam Smith Beautifully Covered Amy Winehouse’s ‘Love Is a Losing Game’It had to happen eventually.
  32. right-click
    Sam Smith Has Another Deeply Depressing Tearjerker for You, ‘Drowning Shadows’He says it’s the “saddest song” he’s ever written.
  33. videology
    ‘Writing’s on the Wall’ Music Vid: Time to BroodFeaturing footage from the film!
  34. bond themes
    Disclosure on What Makes a Good Bond ThemePutting a new spin on a classic sound.
  35. right-click
    Sam Smith’s James Bond Theme Song, ‘Writing’s on the Wall,’ Has ArrivedIt’s a power ballad!
  36. the british invasion
    Does Jess Glynne Have Real Pop-Star Potential?The 25-year-old Hampstead native is a standout in the U.K.’s overcrowded pop scene.
  37. covers
    Sam Smith and Disclosure Cover ‘Hotline Bling’All the club vibes.
  38. the industry
    Sam Smith Confirmed for James Bond Title Song“Oh, won’t you shake for me? / Martinis all I need.”
  39. speculation nation
    Sam Smith Hints at Spectre ParticipationNice ring, Sam!
  40. videology
    Watch Sam Smith and Disclosure’s New VideoSam Smith looks mighty fine.
  41. get well get well soon we want you to get well
    Sam Smith and His Vocal Cords Are Ready, Healthy for Their American TourAccording to his Instagram, at least.
  42. get well get well soon we want you to get well
    Sam Smith Has to Get Surgery on His Vocal CordsGet well soon!
  43. secret weapons
    Why Every Pop Star Could Use Some John LegendMany already have.
  44. grammys
    Kanye Was Right: Beyoncé Was Robbed at the GrammysLeave it to the Grammys — the only awards show that can make an upset more boring than the widely predicted outcome.
  45. ban minotaurs
    The Highs and Lows of the 2015 GrammysOof, Madonna.
  46. speeeech!
    Sam Smith Thanks the Jerk Who Broke His Heart in His Grammys Speech“Thank you so much for breaking my heart.”
  47. Check Out All the 2015 Grammys Red-Carpet LooksMadonna, Sam Smith, and more
  48. Vulture’s 2015 Grammy PredictionsBeyoncé or Sam Smith?
  49. lay me down
    ‘Lay Me Down’ Music Video: Sam Smith Gets Fake-MarriedSo many candles. 
  50. last night on late night
    Ariana, 1D, Sam Smith Do ‘We Are the Champions’A capella!
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