On SNL, however, Smith went the solo route, performing his powerful new single, “Stay With Me.”
“I mean, there are times when people go on American television and you’re like, ‘Okay, you’ve arrived,’ you know?” Carson raved Monday morning.
“I just don’t think it gets much better than that,” he continued. “It reminds me of when Adele first popped here in the States. It was that obvious, like, ‘Oh, this is incredible.'”
Watch Smith’s entire performance below:
-Sarah Carroll, 97.1 AMP Radio/Los Angeles