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LISTEN: Sam Smith Sets the Tone of What’s to Come with New Song ‘Too Good at Goodbyes’

By Teonny Spears / Published on Friday, 08 Sep 2017 17:20 PM / No Comments

After releasing his Grammy-winning debut album, In the Lonely Hour in June 2014, Sam Smith has officially returned with a new song titled Too Good at Goodbyes.

Released today worldwide, the song will serve as the official first single from Sam’s upcoming second studio album TPH-50HR. Take a look at what Sam said about his new single below:

“This song is about a relationship I was in and it’s basically about getting good at getting dumped. It’s been a long while since I’ve put any music out and I feel that this first single sets the tone of what is to come.”

The song also marks the first of new material from the British singer-songwriter since 2015’s Writing’s on the Wall, the theme song for the 2015 James Bond film Spectre.

Though The Writings on the Wall earned mixed reviews from music critics, The single became the first Bond movie theme to reach number one in the UK Singles Chart, and it won the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song at the 73rd Golden Globe Awards and the Academy Award for Best Original Song at the 88th Academy Awards as the 2nd Bond theme after Skyfall (2012).

Though there is no exact date at this time, TPH-50HR is expected to be released before the end of the year. Sam worked alongside Adam Lambert, Timbaland, Jimmy Napes and Naughty Boy.


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26 year-old Teonny Spears, is from a small town in Louisiana called Ferriday, where he currently lives. A fan of Pop music, Teonny began writing at a small age and in 2005, he began blogging for fun on Myspace about his favorite artists. After building a love for entertainment news, he began working for, and launched his own weekly show in 2009 called EnterSHADEment Talk for 8 seasons and over 200 episodes before ending the show in 2012. He shortly left Defglam in the same year. In 2012, Teonny became the Pop Culture Expert for Sinuous Magazine.After a three-year run, Teonny left the publication to pursue new interests, and now resides at, as the Editor-in-Chief, where he specializes in Celebrity Gossip, fashion, music & introducing readers to new and rising talent. Teonny is also part of a collective called The Bloginati, a Multifaceted group with people who touch on several forms of media.