The wait is almost over for fans.
The 25-year-old British singer made an exciting announcement Thursday on Instagram: new music is coming soon.
Smith penned a heartfelt note to his followers, first thanking them for their support and patience before revealing that a record is on the way.
“To my beautiful fans, first of all I want to say thank you. Thank you for being so patient and for letting me have the past year to really escape into my mind & write music so freely. I feel so rejuvenated and have so many stories I can’t wait to tell you,” wrote the Grammy-winning artist.
“I have missed you all desperately, and a day hasn’t gone by when I haven’t been looking at all your comments & dreaming of singing with you all again,” he continued.
“The wait is so nearly over. Something is coming very very very soon. I am scared & excited at the same time. I’ve poured my soul and heart into this record,” he added. “Love you all, and see you in the not so distant future.”
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Smith’s debut album, In the Lonely Hour, was released in the U.S. in June 2014.
In an last year, Smith said of his upcoming new album: “I’m putting my heart even more out on the f—— line.”
“I’m going even deeper,” he added. “I can’t believe I’m even doing it, but I’m going even deeper.”