Samuel Frederick "Sam" Smith is an English singer and songwriter. He rose to fame in October 2012 when he was featured on Disclosure's single "Latch", which peaked at number eleven on the UK Singles Chart. He released his debut studio album, "In the Lonely Hour", in May 2014 on Capitol Records. The album's third single, "Stay with Me", was an international success, reaching number one in the UK and number two on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100.
In December 2014, Smith was nominated for six Grammy Awards, and at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards in February 2015 he won four: Best New Artist, "Stay with Me" for Record of the Year and Song of the Year, and In the Lonely Hour for Best Pop Vocal Album.
On September 8, 2015, Smith confirmed that his new song, entitled "Writing's on the Wall", will be released on September 25, 2015, and will also be the theme song to the 24th James Bond film "Spectre".