Listen: Viral singing sensation called ‘male Adele’

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His name is Sam Smith. But he’s being called the “male Adele.”

That’s quite a comparison for the 22-year-old British singer.

He released his debut album “In The Lonely Hour” last week in the U.S. It is expected to debut at number 2 on the Billboard charts.

His unique rendition of Whitney Houston’s “How Will I Know” is going viral.

Click play on the above video to hear it for yourself.