Sam Smith Announces New Album ‘Gloria’ – Music News
Sam’s eighth No. 1 hit, Unholy garnered over 180 million Spotify streams, the single has remained atop the global Spotify and Apple Music charts since the day of its release, 24 days and counting. Dominating Tik-Tok trends, along with Unholy, Sam is among three other artists to debut at number 1 on the official UK charts this year; and is currently holding its third week at the summit.
Multi-platinum, GRAMMY®, BRIT, Golden Globe and Academy Award-winning artist/composer Sam Smith is one of the most celebrated musical artists to emerge in recent history and boasts a collection of remarkable hits. Gloria is Sam’s fourth studio album and will build on the success of their critically acclaimed 2020 predecessor, Love Goes. Sam Smith has achieved 35 million album sales, 260 million singles sales and 45 billion career streams. Their multi-platinum debut and second albums, In the Lonely Hour and The Thrill of It All, both debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200. Sam and his exceptional voice have collaborated with artists such as Calvin Harris on the international success “Promises”. , Normani with the acclaimed R&B hit “Dancing With A Stranger” and African superstar Burna Boy for “My Oasis.” Sam Smith holds two Guinness World Records – for the most consecutive weeks in the UK Top 10 Albums (for their 2014 debut, In The Lonely Hour) and for having the first James Bond Theme to reach No. British charts (for the Oscar and the Golden Globe “Writing’s on the Wall”).
This weekend, Sam will headline two shows at the Royal Albert Hall on October 21 and 22, 2022. With the continued success of Unholy, live storylines and the release of their fourth studio album, Gloria, 2023 is going to be an undeniably exciting year. for Sam.