Sam Smith gets quizzed about Taylor Swift and Kim Kardashian’s complicated relationship

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  • So, is he Team Kim...?

    By Isabel Jones

    From the editors of InStyle US

    During a rapid-fire round of Plead the Fifth on Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen, Sam Smith was thrust into the spotlight with a very tricky question.

    The British crooner was asked to pick a side in the longstanding feud between Kim Kardashian West and Taylor Swift—both of whom he knows (although not as well as we’d previously thought).

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    “Taylor Swift, I don’t really know her too well,” Smith told Cohen.

    “It’s been made out that we know each other, but I don’t know her too well. I’ve only met her like five times, briefly.”

    Cohen pointed out that Smith attended the Reputation singer’s birthday party, to which he responded, “Yeah, but, I think a lot of people went,” noting that he and Swift didn’t speak one-on-one at the event.

    So … Team Kim then?

    “I know Kim more than I know Taylor,” Sam confirmed, though he refused to choose a side outright. “Well, there’s no teams is there, really?” he said coyly.

    “I’d love to know all the details,” Smith ultimately said of the relationship.

    Amen to that, Sam.

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