Sam Smith (born Samuel Frederick Smith, May 19, 1992 in London) is a singer/songwriter. While his early career was geared up towards musical theatre, it was dance music that kicked it off. In October 2012, Sam Smith featured on Disclosure’s single Latch, which peaked at number 11 on the UK Singles Chart. In February 2013 he released his début single Lay Me Down. In May 2013, he featured on Naughty Boy’s single La La La, which entered at number one on the UK Singles Chart.