Sam Smith 2018 Australia tour dates
British singer-songwriter Sam Smith is coming to Australia in November 2018 as part of his The Thrill of it All World Tour. The Grammy-Award winning singer recently released his new album and he will be performing music from The Thrill of it All here, down under. If you want to know where to buy Sam Smith tickets, look no further. Here at StubHub you can find a range of Sam Smith Australian tour tickets for the singer's shows in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and also Auckland. The singer started with several concerts across the UK, ending with two huge concerts at London's O2 Arena, before performing across Europe, North America and will be coming to New Zealand and Australia at the end of 2018. This will be the Sam Smith's first ever arena tour and fans are waiting with baited breath to see the young Londoner perform his hits live.
Sam Smith background and music
Making a name for himself very early on, his vocals in Disclosure’s track “Latch” proved popular with many a fans and critics alike. His unique voice made an instant impression and it wouldn’t be long before the singer would find himself recording his own stuff, and he soon released the first single “Lay Me Down” from his debut album In the Lonely Hour. Afterwards, he gained even more success, after featuring in Naughty Boy’s “La La La”. Ever busy and a constant hard worker, in that same year he released an EP titled Nirvana.
In early 2014, the singer-songwriter released his second single “Money on My Mind”, teasing fans with a preview of his debut album In the Lonely Hour! With the song charting throughout much of Europe, “Money on My Mind” proved to be a huge success. Sam Smith's debut album was awarded two Grammy Award nominations, for Album of the Year and Best Pop Vocal Album (which he won)! The standout single from In the Lonely Hour was "Stay With Me" which topped music charts worldwide and garnered several award wins and nominations and was on several end-of-year best-of lists.
Securing the James Bond theme song for Spectre, his single titled Writings on the Wall, was the first ever Bond song to be a No. 1 hit in the UK Singles Charts! The track also won an Oscar for Best Original Song. With the release of his 2017 album The Thrill of It All, there's no sign of Sam Smith's talent and success slowing down. The first single off his new album "Too Good at Goodbyes" has already reached number one in numerous countries, and there's plenty more to come.
Sam Smith influences
Influenced by jazz! at an early age, Sam Smith aspired to become a modern soul singer. His energy, his voice, his charisma have all charmed the jury of many awards panels. Sam cites Adele, Mariah Carey and Lady Gaga as influences, to name just a few. Interestingly, Sam Smith didn't listen to male voices until recently and there is certainly a diva-esque quality to his singing. To experience the range and quality of the Brit's voice live is an experience not to be missed. Buy Sam Smith tickets here at StubHub and watch one of this generation's best talents perform live in concert.