British singer and songwriter, Sam Smith, released the hit song, ‘To Die For,’ through Capital Records. The song was released on the 14th of February 2020 and they co-wrote the hit song with Stargate and Jimmy Napes.
Dancing With A Stranger hitmaker stated that the song was written in Los Angeles ‘during a time of self-discovery and heartbreak.’ The song is seen as a heartfelt and soothing ballad.
Sam Smith said in a press release:
I wrote the song 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.
On Monday, Sam Smith revealed on their Instagram page that their soon-to-be-released single, ‘To Die For,’ will be in our hands and ears on Friday, which of course, is Valentine’s Day.
Sam Smith wrote:
Hello. Happy Monday to all you beautiful people… I’m off the chart excited to announce my new single ‘To Die For’ will be in your hands and ears (and anywhere else you want to put it) on FRIDAY!!!!
To Die For’s music video was premiered on YouTube on the 14th of February, 2020, and has garnered over 2.1 million views within the time of its release.
Sam Smith’s last album was The Thrill of It All, which was released in 2017. In 2017, they released the hit song titled, ‘How Do You Sleep?’
Justin Bieber is not the only singer that released new music on Valentine’s Friday. Sam Smith also release a new single and music video from their soon-to-to-released album, ‘To Die For,’ which is set to be dropped on May 1st.
The video centres on a mannequin head who sadly watches happy human customers through the shop window and wishes to fall in love.
Watch the video below and tell us what you think: