Sam Smith Opens Up About His Sexuality Image: AAP Thu-29-May-14 16:47 Share this By Steph Monks He has revealed that being gay is ‘as normal as my right arm’. His entire debut album In the Lonely Hour is about ‘a guy that I fell in love with last year, and he didn’t love me back. I think I’m over it now, but I was in a very dark place. I kept feeling lonely in the fact that I hadn’t felt love before.’ You May Also Like Sam Smith takes to Social Media to say how much he loves New Zealand Jimmy Fallon and a whole lotta musical superstars nail "We Are The Champions" The Edge Top 100 songs of 2014 - who made #1? Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .