WOW! Sam Smith Wears Heels on the Red Carpet in London

Popular singer Sam Smith recently attended the GQ Men of The Year Awards in London.

The musician wore a spiffy black suit with a lacy see-through button-down shirt. But the main highlight was Sam wearing heels.

WOW! Sam Smith Wears Heels on the Red Carpet in London 1

Instead of loafers or brogues, Smith chose a pair of patent leather ankle boots with a nice two to three-inch heel.

What made this moment so special was that it was the first time Sam wore heels to an award show.

WOW! Sam Smith Wears Heels on the Red Carpet in London 2Earlier, he had shared a photo of the shoes on Instagram. Sam wrote how there was a time where he couldn’t even picture himself  “in front of the industry or anyone.” He added that “It feels so good”  and how “They’ll always be my virgin heels.” 



Sam Smith’s breakthrough came in October 2012 when he featured on Disclosure’s breakthrough single “Latch“. The single peaked at number eleven on the UK Singles Chart.

In May 2014, Smith released his debut studio album, In the Lonely Hour, on Capitol Records UK.  The album’s third single, “Stay with Me” topped the charts in various countries. It reached number one in the UK and number two on the US Billboard Hot 100. In addition to that, the fourth single “I’m Not the Only One” reached the top five in both countries. 

Furthermore, he made his United States debut on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, followed by a performance on Saturday Night Live in March 2014.

Sam Smith has received various awards and nominations. He was nominated for six Grammy Awards in May 2014. 

In 2015, he won four Grammys for his debut album. At the 2015 Billboard Music Awards, Smith won three Billboard Awards for the categories of Top Male Artist, Top New Artist, and Top Radio Songs Artist.