SAM TOMPKINS is one of the fastest rising British male artists globally. An artist who focusses on pure emotion, locating a universal sense of expression in the process; Sam has built a literal army of fans moving alongside him. His critically acclaimed EP ‘who do you pray to’ crashed into the top 10 of the UK album charts in 2022 and his highly anticipated debut album is set for release this year. So far 2023 has seen Sam Tompkins release the first two singles from his upcoming album ‘Lose It All’ and recent release ‘See Me’, with both releases receiving an outpouring of support from fans, accumulating over 20M views, and growing his social following to surpass 2M.
Single ‘See Me’ released last week is a true example of what sets Sam apart as an artist. Not holding back, his distinctive vocal speaks from the heart and takes on mental health, bad relationships and lingering feelings of self-deprecation twisting his sometimes uncomfortable memories to address his inner demons with a relatable honesty and vulnerability that shines through.
SAM TOMPKINS has quickly become the Brit of choice for US stars to collaborate with, Nicki Minaj sampled his song, ‘Whole’ on single ‘Love In The Way’ and JNR Choi’s track, ‘To The Moon’, featured Sam’s vocal and made waves across the music industry, peaking at #1 on Spotify’s Viral Hits chart. Admired by the likes of Justin Bieber, Shawn Mendes, as well as UK legends Krept & Konan, Chip and Clean Bandit and with artists like Fred Again, Sam Smith, Bebe Rexha and Drake all having co-signed his work, he has been championed by Jack Saunders and Mollie King on Radio 1 to Vogue, Wonderland, The Line of Best Fit, Hypebeast and The Sun and become a mainstay on prestigious Spotify playlists. Such a broad spread of support simply represents Sam’s audience as a whole.
With a huge 2023 planned as his debut album comes quickly into view, SAM TOMPKINS continues to rise.