Music Birthday: Sam Smith

🔊🥳 Today, May 19, 1992, Samuel Frederick Smith was born in London, England. On May 20, 2015, Smith’s debut studio album was certified 2x platinum by the RIAA. This album reached no. 2 on the Billboard 200, and spawned these six songs on the Hot 100: ‘Stay with Me’ (no. 2), ‘I’m not the Only One’ (no. 5), ‘Latch’ (no. 7), ‘Lay Me Down’ (no. 8), ‘Like I Can’ (no. 99), and ‘Leave Your Lover’ (no. 92). Also on May 20, 2015, ‘Leave Your Lover’ earned gold certification from the RIAA.

Published by Taylor Valery

Through the lense of A&R and music writer Taylor Valery, HomageCollage celebrates some of music's best creators and creations.

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