Sam Smith and Normani have joined forces for an absolutely killer new track.
The pair released their new song “Dancing With A Stranger” on Friday, giving fans a smooth, ’80s-influenced pick-me-up just before the weekend.
According to Billboard, Smith and the former Fifth Harmony member got together for the collaboration after recording in studios next door to each other in Los Angeles.
Announcing the track, Smith shared a heartfelt video message about Normani on his Instagram feed.
“I’ve been a fan of yours for ages,” Smith said of Normani in the video. “Just working with you and seeing your work ethic and hearing your voice in the studio and just the way this whole song came about was so f**king natural, and organic and fun.”
In a statement to Billboard, Smith said the song “bottles everything I was feeling whilst juggling my personal life and touring. It is also such a beautiful moment for me as I’m a huge, huge fan of Normani and everything she is. I’m so excited to watch her light shine.”
Fans of the two singers were overjoyed about the collaboration, sharing their love on Twitter: