Sam Smith Announces 'The Thrill of It All' LP and Tour, Shares "Pray"

The UK singer will play Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, Edmonton and Calgary next year
Sam Smith Announces 'The Thrill of It All' LP and Tour, Shares "Pray"
Sam Smith recently teased the announcement of his long-awaited sophomore record with the release of lead single "Too Good at Goodbyes," and now the UK crooner has unveiled full details for the upcoming album. Titled The Thrill of It All, the LP is due out November 3 via Capitol.
 
It marks the follow-up to Smith's 2014 debut In the Lonely Hour. The standard album comprises 10 songs, though the singer has also revealed a 14-track deluxe edition. See the full tracklisting below. The album is available on vinyl and special edition CD via Umusic.
 
The album was recorded with Smith's longtime collaborator Jimmy Napes, though it also features additional production work from the likes of Timbaland, Malay, Jason "Poo Bear" Boyd and Stargate.
 
The latest single to arrive is a Timbaland-produced cut called "Pray," and you can stream it down below right now.
 
If that's not enough good news for Smith fans, the singer has also mapped out a rigorous round of world tour dates for 2018. The trek will kick off in Toronto on June 18, followed by other Canadian stops in Montreal on June 19, Vancouver on September 10, Edmonton on September 1, and the entire tour will wrap up in Calgary on September 13. See the full list of upcoming North American dates listed below, as well.
 
Of course, Smith is also slated as the musical guest on Saturday Night Live this weekend. He will perform on the Gal Gadot-hosted episode, which airs tomorrow night (October 7) at 11:30 p.m. EDT.
 
The Thrill of It All:
 
1. Too Good At Goodbyes
2. Say It First
3. One Last Song
4. Midnight Train
5. Burning
6. Him
7. Baby, You Make Me Crazy
8. No Peace (ft. YEBBA)
9. Palace
10. Pray
11. Nothing Left For You *
12. The Thrill Of It All *
13. Scars *
14. One Day At A Time *
 
* deluxe edition tracks
 
Tour dates:
 
06/18 Toronto, ON - Air Canada Centre
06/19 Montreal, QC - Bell Centre
06/22 Detroit, MI - Little Caesars Arena
06/23 Columbus, OH - Nationwide Arena
06/26 Boston, MA - TD Garden
06/27 Brooklyn, NY - Barclays Center
06/29 New York, NY - Madison Square Garden
07/03 Washington, DC - Capital One Arena
07/04 Philadelphia, PA - Wells Fargo Center
07/06 Charlotte, NC - Spectrum Center
07/07 Nashville, TN - Bridgestone Arena
07/10 Duluth, GA - Infinite Energy Center
07/11 Orlando, FL - Amway Center
07/13 Tampa, FL - Amalie Arena
07/14 Miami, FL - AmericanAirlines Arena
07/17 New Orleans, LA - Smoothie King Center
07/18 Houston, TX - Toyota Center
07/20 Dallas, TX - American Airlines Center
07/21 Austin, TX - Frank Erwin Center
07/25 Monterrey, MX - Arena Monterrey
07/27 Mexico City, MX - Palacio de los Deportes
08/14 Saint Paul, MN - Xcel Energy Center
08/15 Chicago, IL - United Center
08/17 St. Louis, MO - Chaifetz Arena
08/18 Kansas City, MO - Sprint Center
08/21 Denver, CO - Pepsi Center
08/22 Salt Lake City, UT - Vivint Smart Home Arena
08/24 Sacramento, CA - Golden 1 Center
08/28 Los Angeles, CA - STAPLES Center
08/29 Los Angeles, CA - STAPLES Center
08/31 Glendale, AZ - Gila River Arena
09/01 San Diego, CA - Valley View Casino Center
09/04 Oakland, CA - Oracle Arena
09/05 San Jose, CA - SAP Center
09/07 Portland, OR - Moda Center
09/08 Seattle, WA - KeyArena
09/10 Vancouver, BC - Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena
09/12 Edmonton, AB - Rogers Place
09/13 Calgary, AB - Scotiabank Saddledome