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Adele

Singer-songwriter
Female
Born May 5, 1988
Age 25
Hometown London
Religion Roman Catholic
Genres Pop music + Soul ...
Instruments Celesta
Record Label XL Recordings
Height 5' 9" (175 cm)

Adele Laurie Blue Adkins, better known simply as Adele, is an English singer, songwriter and musician. Adele was offered a recording contract from XL Recordings after a friend posted her demo on Myspace in 2006. The next year she received the Brit Awards "Critics' Choice" award and won the BBC Sound of 2008. Her debut album, 19, was released in 2008 to much commercial and critical success. It certified four times platinum in the UK, and double platinum in the US.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1988 Birth Adele Laurie Blue Adkins was born in Tottenham, north London, England, to Penny Adkins, an English teenager, and Mark Evans, a Welshman on 5 May 1988. … Read More

TEENAGE

…  Adele graduated from the BRIT School for Performing Arts & Technology in Croydon in May 2006, where she was a classmate of Leona Lewis and Jessie J. … Read More
2007 19 Years Old 1 More Event
Adele's breakthrough song, "Hometown Glory", was released in October 2007.

TWENTIES

…  Her debut album, 19, was released in 2008 to much commercial and critical success. … Read More
At the 2009 Grammy Awards, Adele received the awards for Best New Artist and Best Female Pop Vocal Performance. … Read More
In 2010, Adele received a Grammy nomination for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance for "Hometown Glory".
Adele released her second studio album, 21, on 24 January 2011 in the UK and 22 February in the US. … Read More
The album was well received critically and surpassed the success of her debut, earning the singer six Grammy Awards in 2012 including Album of the Year, equalling the record for most Grammy Awards won by a female artist in one night. … Read More
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