Adele is a British singer and songwriter.
Adele has recorded three popular studio albums. The first, titled 19, received double platinum certification in the US, and seven times in the UK. Adele's second album, 21, has been even more successful, achieving Diamond certification in the United States. Her third album, 25, had the single “Hello” which achieved one million paid downloads in the first week, and this is the first time this has ever happened in history.
Adele has won nine Grammy Awards. She also won a Golden Globe and Academy Award for the song “Skyfall” which appeared on a James Bond film.
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Famous quotes by Adele
Even if I did have, you know, a 'Sports Illustrated' body, I'd still wear elegant clothes.Adele
I don't make music for eyes. I make music for ears.Adele
I doubt I'll be singing forever, because at some point people aren't going to want to hear my music, and I hope that I'll still get the opportunity to write songs.Adele
I get so nervous on stage I can't help but talk. I try. I try telling my brain: stop sending words to the mouth. But I get nervous and turn into my grandma. Behind the eyes it's pure fear. I find it difficult to believe I'm going to be able to deliver.Adele
I just want to make music, I don't want people to talk about me. All I've ever wanted to do was sing. I don't want to be a celebrity. I don't want to be in people's faces, you know, constantly on covers of magazine that I haven't even known I'm on.Adele
I like having my hair and face done, but I'm not going to lose weight because someone tells me to. I make music to be a musician not to be on the cover of Playboy.Adele
I've never wanted to look like models on the cover of magazines. I represent the majority of women and I'm very proud of that.Adele
In five years' time I'd like to be a mum. I want to settle down and have a family, definitely sooner rather than later. I'd like to have finished my second album too, maybe even my third. I'd like a sound that sticks around that other people are inspired by and that people know is me.Adele
It's never been an issue for me - I don't want to go on a diet, I don't want to eat a Caesar salad with no dressing, why would I do that? I ain't got time for this, just be happy and don't be stupid. If I've got a boyfriend and he loves my body then I'm not worried.Adele
Mum loves me being famous! She is so excited and proud, as she had me so young and couldn't support me, so I am living her dream, it's sweeter for both of us. It's her 40th birthday soon and I'm going to buy her 40 presents.Adele
People are starting to go on about my weight but I'm not going to change my size because they don't like the way I look.Adele
The focus on my appearance has really surprised me. I've always been a size 14 to 16, I don't care about clothes, I'd rather spend my money on cigarettes and booze.Adele
There is nothing that would upset me more than my dad being bribed by the press. It's like, 'Just let them run it, then. Don't you give them ammunition.'Adele
Adele is a famous British singer-songwriter, who was born on May 5, 1988. As a person born on this date, Adele is listed in our database as the 1st most popular celebrity for the day (May 5) and the 12th most popular for the year (1988).
People born on May 5 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. Adele is the 38th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Adele's birthday, Adele is the 10th most famous British.
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