Smith opened up to ET in February 2016
about his significant weight loss, admitting, “It's very very difficult. I love food so much so it's a constant battle. It's always going to be a battle but I'm trying my best."
And though he’s stayed out of the public eye this year, the British singer-songwriter has been active on social media, regularly posting Instagram updates to his 7.4 million followers.
In June, Smith posted photos from inside the recording studio to Instagram, teasing his new music.