10 SAM SMITH The Thrill of It All

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For his sec­ond al­bum, the Grammy-win­ning Bri­tish crooner mod­ernises his retro vibe. The re­sult is more eclec­tic than his 2014 de­but—check out the icy in­stru­men­tals on “No Peace”—but no less pow­er­ful: “Him”, about his queer­ness and Chris­tian faith, is a stun­ner. (Out now)

MU­SIC Stiller as Brad has a midlife cri­sis in a smartly writ­ten com­edy. TV

Smith teams with up-to-theminute pro­duc­ers who’ve worked with Ri­hanna and Justin Tim­ber­lake. As well as Demi Lo­vato and Shawn Men­des, Ke­sha (pic­tured) will per­form.

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