Sam Smith covers Whitney Houston’s ‘How Will I Know’

Sam Smith released perhaps the mostly highly anticipated album of 2014 this week with “In The Lonely Hour.” Depending who you ask the album represents the most promising new R&B and pop voice in a generation, or the soundtrack to your dentist’s office.

Smith dropped a cover of Whitney Houston’s “How Will I Know” in a studio session for Sirius XM. I don’t think anyone would argue that this wold be out of place in your dentist’s office—but my god that voice… Listen below.