Sam Smith Announces New Album "To Die For," 1st Single Drops Friday


British singer Sam Smith announced the new album To Die For on Thursday, revealing that it will be out on May 1, Pitchfork reports. The singer also announced that the title track will be released as a single on Friday, February 14; a teaser video of the song was released earlier in the week. "Releasing this song is going to be a wild one—I feel like it’s from one of the deepest parts of me. I wrote this with Jimmy Napes and Stargate in L.A. during a time of self-discovery and heartbreak. This is for all the lonely hearts out there on another Valentine’s Day xx," Smith said in a press release. The upcoming album will be the artist's first since 2017's The Thrill of It All