Watch Sam Smith cover Coldplay’s “Fix You”

A stirring rendition of the 2005 classic.

Sam Smith has released an emotional live cover of Coldplay’s 2005 hit, “Fix You.”

Smith released a studio version of the stripped-down cover which they had first performed on the iHeartRadio Living Room Series back in May. “I love this song, and as soon as I heard it I was just reminded again of how much of a classic it is,” the English singer said of “Fix You” then. Smith also recently thanked Coldplay on Twitter “for writing such a beautiful song.”

In April, Smith released “I’m Ready,” a song featuring Demi Lovato. The track is the lead single off Smith’s upcoming album, which was initially titled To Die For and set for a May release.


However, in April Smith announced they would rename their record and push its release back. “My album had the word ‘die’ in the title, which I just felt really uncomfortable with, with what’s happening [the coronavirus pandemic],” they said in a BBC interview. “It’s so important to me to be sensitive to my fans and to people listening to my music.”

While you wait for more details on Smith’s album, watch their powerful performance of “Fix You” below:

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