Name: Adele
Birth Name: 
Adele Laurie Blue Adkins
Birth Date: 
May 5, 1988
Birth Place: 
Tottenham, North London
Relationship Status: 
Dating Simon Konecki
Celebrity Ranking # 18

Adele’s 21 Scores Best-Selling Album in US for 2012

Posted Friday January 4, 2013 3:00 PM GMT

It was a massive accomplishment when her critically-acclaimed album 21 topped the US sales charts for 2011, and earlier this week Adele was notified that she did it again in 2012.

The “Rolling in the Deep” songstress beat out Taylor Swift’s Red (4.41 million to 3.11 million) to nab the title, following up a 2011 total of 5.82 million copies.


Forbes Releases "30 Under 30" List

Posted Monday December 17, 2012 6:54 PM GMT

Celebrating the biggest and most powerful young stars, Forbes has just unveiled their list of the "30 Under 30" for 2012.

Each year, the magazine recognizes the "brightest stars" in areas like music, technology, education, sports, media and Hollywood.


Adele Scores 10 Million US Sales for 21

Posted Wednesday November 28, 2012 11:10 AM GMT

Her career just keeps getting hotter, and Adele has finally reached the 10 million sales mark for her critically-acclaimed album 21.

The “Rolling in the Deep” songstress’ record is the 21st album to reach the landmark since SoundScan began keeping track back in 1991, and it did so in 92 weeks.


Adele Gives Birth to Baby Boy!

Posted Saturday October 20, 2012 6:09 PM GMT

After joyously announcing that she was going to be a first-time parent back in June, Adele has officially taken on the new title of mom!

The Grammy Award winning singer reportedly gave birth to a healthy baby boy with partner Simon Konecki on Friday night (October 19)!


Adele's "Skyfall" Theme Will Hit #2 on Singles Chart

Posted Thursday October 11, 2012 7:40 AM GMT

After being bested by Rihanna last week, Adele's theme for the new Bond flick "Skyfall" will again fail to reach the top of the charts, according to the Official Charts Company.

Holding the 24-year-old crooner back from the top spot is Scandinavian DJ supergroup Swedish House Mafia, whose song "Don't You Worry Child" outsold hers by 22,000 copies.


Adele’s “Skyfall” Theme Featured in New Promo Ads

Posted Monday October 8, 2012 12:14 PM GMT

Movie fans all over the world are waiting with baited breath for the new 007 flick “Skyfall” to hit theaters on November 9th, and in the meantime Adele's theme song for the film is in heavy rotation in a pair of new promo videos.

The “Rolling in the Deep” songstress sounds as amazing as ever on the track, which hit the internet earlier this month to rave reviews.


Adele's Full-Length "Skyfall" Theme Song: Listen Now!

Posted Thursday October 4, 2012 7:45 PM GMT

To the delight of her millions of fans around the globe, Adele can be heard performing the much-awaited theme song for the new James Bond flick “Skyfall” in its entirety!

The 24-year-old once again joined forces with “Rolling In The Deep” co-writer Paul Hepworth to create the long-running franchise's latest soundtrack headliner.


Adele is the Smooth Sound of "Skyfall": Listen Now!

Posted Monday October 1, 2012 8:52 PM GMT

The sweet-singing Adele will bring her luscious voice to the film industry. It was revealed on Monday (October 1) that the songstress will perform the theme song for the new James Bond flick “Skyfall.”

The 24-year-old tweeted a photo of what appears to be sheet music for the track. The cover shows that she and “Rolling In The Deep” co-writer Paul Hepworth are the creators.