In the Lonely Hour is the debut studio album by British singer-songwriter Sam Smith. It was released in the United Kingdom on 26 May 2014 via Capitol Records. The album includes the singles “Lay Me Down” and “Money on My Mind”. 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, and number 2 on the Billboard 200.
The album includes production and co-songwriting from Fraser T Smith (Plan B, CeeLo Green), Two Inch Punch (Lianne La Havas), Simon Aldred and Eg White (Adele, Will Young).