In 2012 Sam Smith was cleaning toilets in London bar. Two years later he has a multi-platinum album, his gigs sell out in minutes and he's broken America. Amid the madness, The Telegraph caught up with him on tour
Do You Hear What I Hear? (Home Free) Growing up and hearing the words to "Do you hear what I hear?" every Christmas, I always thought of it as a simple song about the shepherds hearing the announcement of baby Jesus' birth and the wise men following the star to find Him and bring Him gifts, but this classic 20th century Christmas carol has a haunting backstory. Written in 1962, the song by Noel and Gloria Regney came about in the midst of the Cuban Missile Crisis.