Though Sam Smith began his career back in 2007, it’s only recently that he started making headlines. As after being featured on Disclosure’s single “Latch”, the singer rose to fame in October 2012. The song was an instant hit, peaking at # 11 on the UK Singles Chart. With a net worth of $ 15 million, Sam Smith may not be the richest singer, however, he is catching up fast.
In 2013, he was nominated for BBC’s Sound of 2014 poll and 2014 Brit Critics’ Choice Award. Later in 2014, he subsequently won both the awards. The same year, he released his debut album titled “In the Lonely Hour”. His second single in the album “Money on my mind” quickly reached number one spot in the UK. Later even the third single “Stay with me” became an instant hit both in the US and the UK, gaining him international fame and popularity.
For his work, Sam was nominated for six Grammy Awards in December 2014. In February 2015, the singer could earn four of them. Apart from that he also won three Billboard Awards: Top New Artist, Top Male Artist, and Top Radio Songs Artist.
|Genres||Soul, blue-eyed soul, pop|
|D.O.B||19 May 1992 (age 24)|
Sam Smith net worth
|Year||Sam Smith net worth|
|2014||$ 12 million|
|2015||$ 13.8 million|
|2016||$ 15 million|
|2017 (Expected)||$ 17 million|
Note : The figure is derived after deducting the taxes and other expenses including agent’s salary etc.
Son of Kate Cassidy, a broker and Frederick Smith, Sam was born in London, England.
Sam is a talented musician but he is also struggling with obsessive–compulsive disorder. He even discussed it in an interview with 4Music.