‘In the Lonely Hour’ is the debut studio album by British singer-songwriter Sam Smith. It was released in the United Kingdom on May 26th and will hit retail on June 17th in the U.S. A deluxe edition of the album contains five bonus tracks, which includes a solo acoustic version of Disclosure’s single “Latch” and Naughty Boy’s number-one single “La La La”. The album peaked to number 1 on the UK Albums Chart.
Last week, HDD projected Sam to sell approximately 125-150k copies in his first week. The final numbers are in and he sold 169,275 copies.