The question: “Is Sam Smith Married?” has been asked several times since they debuted in the music industry. Here’s what we know.
Sam Smith has had a very controversial career and has made several headlines. Since Smith is a prominent member of the LGBTQ+ community and identifies as a genderqueer individual, the pronouns used for Sam Smith in this article are “they/them.”
Who Is Sam Smith?
Samuel “Sam” Frederick Smith is a world-famous English Singer and songwriter. He was born to Frederick Smith and broker Kate Cassidy in London on May 19, 1992. They grew up in Great Chishill and attended the Thomas More Primary School there.
Smith struggled with body dysmorphia from a very young age due to their weight and was bullied for having breasts as a child. They underwent a liposuction procedure at 12, which must have been a traumatic experience for a child of that age.
Thankfully, music is said to have helped them through the trying times while growing up. They found their love for music early in life and started auditioning for music plays in theaters and singing in jazz bands.
Smith joined the Youth Music Theatre UK and appeared in the troupe’s 2007 production of “Oh! Carol,” a musical featuring the music of Neil Sedaka. Before finding stardom, they released two singles, “Bad All Week” in 2008 and “When It’s Alright’ in 2009.
They had their first major hit when featured on the Disclosure song “Latch,” released on October 8, 2012. The song peaked at number 11 on the UK Singles Chart and is still commonly referred to as one of the best songs of the year 2012.
In February of the following year, Smith released the first single, “Lay Me Down,” from their debut album “In The Lonely Hour” and featured on the famous Naughty Boy’s single “La La La.” The collaboration was highly successful and peaked at number 1 on the UK Singles Chart.
The “Fire on Fire” singer has become one of the most successful UK singers and has featured some of the biggest names in the music industry, such as Labrinth and Demi Lovato.
Is Sam Smith Married?
Despite the multiple recurring rumors, the singer is not married. As a world-famous celebrity, it is no surprise that there have been rumors about them marrying and dating many celebrities. Here is the inside scoop on some of their confirmed and rumored relationships.
Shortly after coming out in 2014, Smith started dating popular American model Jonathan Zeizel. The two went public with their relationship on Instagram by posting cute pictures on the platform.
Sadly, their relationship lasted only two months. Smith added that they were not very suitable together, and they regretted making the relationship public that early, admitting that it put a strain on their relationship.
They said, “I made a mistake by posting pictures of us on Instagram and making it seem more serious than it was.”
In March 2016, news broke that Sam Smith was dating British Model Jay Camilleri. Not much is known about their relationship, but they reportedly dated for two months before breaking up. Smith admitted in an interview that their break was hard on them and even caused them to have an emotional breakdown.
They also revealed that their hit single “Too Good at Goodbyes” was a breakup song for their ex-boyfriend, and fans were convinced that the ex-boyfriend in question was Jay Camilleri.
In 2017, the “Love Goes” singer was linked to another model, Jonathan Groff. Neither Groff nor Smith addressed the rumors but were spotted together multiple times.
Later, in 2017, a similar narrative played out between the singer and “13 Reasons Why” actor Brandon Flynn. They were seen together several times, with reports of them caught kissing and holding hands in New York City in October of that year.
The singer confirmed their relationship in an interview with Ellen DeGeneres that same month. When asked about their relationship with Brandon, Sam Smith said,
“Brandon was wonderful. I’m still trying to figure out what I took from that relationship and what it meant to me.”Sam Smith.
In August 2020, Sam Smith was spotted kissing furniture designer Francois Rocci during a date. The two were never spotted out together again, and neither has addressed their alleged relationship publicly.
Sam Smith and Christian Cownen, a famous designer, were seen cozying up in New York City in January 2023. They have been spotted together on several occasions and are reportedly dating. However, neither of them has spoken publicly about their relationship.
Are Sam Smith and Calum Scott Married?
Sam Smith was rumored to be dating fellow singer Callum Scott in 2017. However, the rumors have no basis, even though Scott is gay. Both stars have never confirmed it and have only referred to each other as good friends.
Just like any other celebrity, we can expect many more assumptions and rumors about their marital status to pop up in the future. But for now, Sam Smith remains unmarried.