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Adele turns to Beyoncé to get upcoming album back on track
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Adele turns to Beyoncé to get upcoming album back on track

Adele is rumoured to be considering a collaboration with her hero Beyoncé on her upcoming album. The 32-year-old Rolling In The Deep songstress had been teasing new material for quite some time and has recently returned to the recording studio. Fans are now circulating rumours that Adele's new material will feature several iconic collaborations, including one with Beyoncé. Many Adele lovers have already expressed approval about the idea of hearing the Someone Like You star and Beyoncé work together on a track. "Adele’s lead single for her upcoming album is going to feature Beyoncé, and that is going to be so monumental. I can’t wait to hear it and be blown away," penned one fan.
British Singer, Adele get criticized for wearing traditional African hairstyle and Jamaican top bra
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British Singer, Adele get criticized for wearing traditional African hairstyle and Jamaican top bra

Adele was hit with criticism online over a picture of herself she shared to Instagram.   In the photo, the singer is seen wearing her hair in traditional African Bantu knots along with a bikini top printed with the Jamaican flag.   The singer captioned the photo, “Happy what would be Notting Hill Carnival my beloved London.”     The Notting Hill Carnival is held annually in London as a way to celebrate Black British culture. It has taken place since 1966, but was held online this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.   As a result of the photo, the singer’s name began trending on Twitter as people accused her of cultural appropriation and expressed shock that she would wear the hair style.   Journalists Jemele Hill and ...
SA singer Elaine joins the same label as Beyoncé and Adele
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SA singer Elaine joins the same label as Beyoncé and Adele

After smashing local records with her independently released seven track EP, Elements, SA-born songstress Elaine has announced that she's officially signed with American Columbia Records. The label is home to some of the world's biggest artists, including superstars Beyoncé and Adele. The star was over the moon with the deal and told TshisaLIVE in a statement that she looked forward to bringing her unique story to the world. “I've got a completely different story to tell. I'm a representation of every African girl that doesn't want to be boxed in.” MD of Sony Music Entertainment Africa Sean Watson said Elaine is “unquestionably deserving of the recognition she’s getting for her music”. “It’s not chance that got her to where she is, it's talent and hard work. We love tha...
Adele Looks Unrecognizable in First Photo of the Year
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Adele Looks Unrecognizable in First Photo of the Year

Adele has lost even more weight and looks unrecognizable in a new photo shared to Instagram, which also happens to be her first photo for the year. The singer, who last posted on Instagram in December 2019, shared a new photo now to thank those who wished her well on her birthday, and also to thank those on the frontlines of the fight against COVID-19. Wearing a little black dress, Adele, who turned 32 on May 5, showed off her much slimmer physique, revealing she has lost even more weight since she last posted. Adele before Fans, followers, and friends noticed this and they left comments to let her know how good she looks. Adele now
Adele Shows Off Slimmer Figure On IG In Birthday Post
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Adele Shows Off Slimmer Figure On IG In Birthday Post

English singer-songwriter, Adele shares images of her slimmer figure on instagram as she celebrates her birthday. In recent months, there have been a few photos showing Adele’s new physical frame, some of which were shared by the singer herself on social media. Adele celebrated turning 32-years-old and received a swarm of messages from friends and fans. She decided to thank everyone by sharing a photo of herself with a touching message of gratitude, but people were more interested in her new look than they were with her Instagram caption. She wrote We both tried to ruin Christmas but then both our hearts grew! Thank you for coming to my party and making us feel like kids Grinch ? Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays everyone x She wrote Thank you for the birthday love. ...
Adele Celebrates 32nd Birthday While Bouncing Back From Marriage Crash
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Adele Celebrates 32nd Birthday While Bouncing Back From Marriage Crash

Adele celebrates her 32nd birthday and in the last year, her transformation has wowed a lot of her fans. She unveiled an enviable transformation as she lost seven stone by working on her health and fitness regime. The Skyfall hitmaker decided to transform her physique following the end of her 8-year-long marriage to Simon Konecki last year. She separated from Simon, who she shares seven-year-old son Angelow with, after getting together in 2011, and tying the knot in 2017. Following the end of her marriage, the superstar was focused on being healthier for her son. According to reports by People News: She got to the point where she didn’t feel great. She knew she had to change something because she wants to be the healthiest mom possible. Her whole focus during the weight ...
Sarkodie Makes His Debut On Billboard Social 50
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Sarkodie Makes His Debut On Billboard Social 50

Award winning rapper, Sarkodie, has made his first appearance unto the Billboard Social 50 today. Amongst all the names listed, Sarkodie was ranked in the 48th position with 48 peaks in just one week. The Billboard Social 50 is one of the international list of names ranked by an individuals performance and activeness on the world’s leading social networking services. This is the first time the rapper has made it onto the Billboard Chart. Sarkodie has been trending on Twitter for appearing on the Billboard Chart. Some few international artists also on the chart are Justin Bieber, Rihanna and Mikey Cyrus, Ariana Grande,Adele, Lady and Psy. Some Ghanaian artists who have also appeared on the Billboard includes, Joey B, Stonebwoy, Shatta Wale and R2bees. A fan tweeted ...
Adele puts her slimmer curve on display in a sparkly leopard print dress as she parties at Jay Z and Beyoncé’s Oscars after-party
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Adele puts her slimmer curve on display in a sparkly leopard print dress as she parties at Jay Z and Beyoncé’s Oscars after-party

Adele put her slimmer curves on display in a sparkly leopard print dress as she partied with other stars at Jay Z and Beyoncé's Oscars after-party on Sunday night. The 31-year-old who recently lost so much weight looked beautiful in her glamorous ensemble as she posed with a journalist for an Instagram snap during the star-studded bash at Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles. The journalist, Kinga Rusin shared the photo she took with Adele and wrote: "At yesterday's private party, Beyonce and Jay talked to Adele about... shoes." She added that Adele is "as slim as a comma now." Kim, Khloe, and Kourtney Kardashian were also present at the private party, so was Charlize Theron, Diddy and his sons, Lana Del Ray, Jessica Alba, Jeff Bezos, Kanye West, Travis Scott and more. Kinga said o...
Pop superstar, Adele stuns waiter with huge £1,500 tip
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Pop superstar, Adele stuns waiter with huge £1,500 tip

Pop superstar Adele has proved just how generous she is after tipping staff at a luxury restaurant with hundreds of pounds after enjoying a slap-up meal. The 31-year-old singer is enjoying the sun, sand, and cocktails on offer in Anguilla and the Virgin Islands during a star-studded trip to the Caribbean. Joined by fellow British stars Harry Styles, 25, and James Corden, 41, the singer has been spreading joy during her time in the sun by donating huge sums of money to restaurant staff. After dining at a restaurant called Caribbean Fish Market on Saturday, the waiting staff were astonished to see the singer tip them with $2,020.00 (over £1,500) after clocking up a $472.50 (over £360) meal. A print out of the final bill was shared by local bartender Yahya - showing the huge 400...
Singer Adele shows off incredible weight loss at Drake’s birthday party
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Singer Adele shows off incredible weight loss at Drake’s birthday party

Adele has lost so much weight and she showed off her incredible weight loss at  rapper, Drake's birthday party which held at Goya studios in Hollywood on Wednesday night, October 23. The 31-year-old singer looked sensational in an off the shoulder black velvet gown as she partied with celebrity pals. She shared a playful photo from the evening's events, with the caption: "I used to cry but now I sweat." Adele is believed to have lost weight after she took up Reformer Pilates exercises.          
Nicki Minaj looks sensational as she steps out with her man, then announces Adele collaboration is coming soon (photos/video)
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Nicki Minaj looks sensational as she steps out with her man, then announces Adele collaboration is coming soon (photos/video)

Nicki Minaj stepped out with her man Kenneth Petty to the star-studded bash for her Fendi collaboration. She then went on to make an announcement that has excited her fans. The rapper, who recently announced she is retiring to start her family, was at the launch celebration for her new fashion line, Fendi Prints On, in Beverly Hills on Tuesday. She was accompanied by Kenneth Petty who also wore pieces from Nicki's collab with Fendi. ET's Keltie Knight caught up with Nicki and she revealed that she and Adele are teaming up. When asked if she'll be working with the 15-time Grammy award winner, Nicki replied: "Yes and yes, yes and yes, wooo hoo!" She added: "But Adele made me swear to secrecy that I'm not allowed to tell anyone that I'm working with her. And that we already shot...
Adele Is Dating British-Nigerian Rapper, Skepta, After Divorcing Simon Koneck
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Adele Is Dating British-Nigerian Rapper, Skepta, After Divorcing Simon Koneck

Adele has moved on from her divorce with Simon Konecki and is now dating British-Nigerian Grime rapper, Skepta. The 31-year old first gave hints of dating her fellow Tottenham native when she appeared at his 37th birthday at the Crystal Mall experience few weeks ago. A source revealed: ‘They have a close bond and there’s definitely a special connection’ ‘Adele and Skepta have been there for each other a lot after both their relationships split up. They have a close bond and there’s definitely a special connection. ‘They’re spending more and more time together. Some of their friends are hoping and predicting they could end up being a great couple one day.’ The insider added: ‘They are both private about their love lives and they are both committed to their children first ...
Adele Finally Addresses Her Divorce From Simon Konecki With Savage Post
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Adele Finally Addresses Her Divorce From Simon Konecki With Savage Post

Adele broke her silence on divorce from her husband, Simon Konecki with a savage post she shared on Instagram.Recall that Adele's reps said she and Simon are committed to raising their 6-year-old son together and won't be commenting on it. However, that was the old Adele, because May 2019 Adele just posted the most hilarious meme that seems to be addressing the breakup. Adele who broke silence on her divorce from Simon Konecki with a savage post, shared a photo of herself crying next to a different picture of her getting her life during her Carpool Karaoke episode. The caption at the top of the two photos was truly savage and said, "When you catch yourself in your feelings then you remember who you are." This came after People and E! sources said Adele and Simon decided to split ...
Adele And Husband Simon Konecki Split
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Adele And Husband Simon Konecki Split

Adele and her husband, Simon Konecki, have separated after more than 7 years together, the pop singer’s representatives confirmed on Friday. Konecki, 45, is the CEO of a charity known as Drop4Drop while Adele is, of course, a Grammy, Academy and Golden Globe-award winning singer-songwriter. With sales of more than 100 million records, the 30-year-old is one of the world’s best-selling music artists. “Adele and her partner have separated,” the singer’s representative Benny Tarantini and Carl Fysh said in a statement to the Associated Press. “They are committed to raising their son together lovingly. As always they ask for privacy. There will be no further comment.”
Are Adele And Drake Dating?
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Are Adele And Drake Dating?

According to multiple reports, English singer, Adele has been in a “friendly blanket” with Canadian rapper, Drake. The news of their speculated romance began after Adele affirmed her love for his music and made an unexpected appearance at one of his shows in October 2018. That friendship has since been stepped up during a night out in California’s Studio City, where they reportedly rented out an entire bowling alley for themselves and a group of friends. According to the celebrity gossip site, TMZ claims the British singer, 30, who shares a home in Los Angeles with partner Simon Konecki and their young son Angelo, enjoyed an eventful evening with Drake, 32, after initially dining with the star at a local branch of chain restaurant “Jerry’s Famous Deli”. The night ended at the “Chil...
Adele Crowned Richest British Celebrity Under 30 With Ed Sheeran And Daniel Radcliffe In Second And Third Place
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Adele Crowned Richest British Celebrity Under 30 With Ed Sheeran And Daniel Radcliffe In Second And Third Place

Adele has been crowned as the richest British celebrity aged 30 and under for the third consecutive year. The singer toppled One Direction off the top spot in 2016. She retained the position in 2017 and in 2018 after her estimated wealth went from £132million to £147.5million, the Hello singer retained her crown yet again. According to Heat magazine's 2018 Rich List, Adele, 30, is the top on the list. Ed Sheeran has jumped to second place from third position in 2017. The 27-year old singer-songwriter knocks Harry Potter actor Daniel Radcliffe in to third place for the first time. Although Adele has been keeping a low profile, she still manages to be a cash-magnet. In 2017 alone she pocketed £9million from record sales, while her world tour last summer earned her a massive £42m...
Ed Sheeran Made £75k A Day Last Year And Over £27 Million In Profit, Making Him The Richest Solo Artist In The World
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Ed Sheeran Made £75k A Day Last Year And Over £27 Million In Profit, Making Him The Richest Solo Artist In The World

English singer-songwriter, Ed Sheeran, made £75,000 a day last year and over £27 million in profit. In the list revealed by The Sun, the 27-year-old is now considered the richest solo artist in the world, surpassing Adele as the highest-earning musician on the planet who made £8.6 million profit in the last year and had over £41 million cash in the bank.   His company Ed Sheeran Ltd released its accounts over the weekend, revealing that his main business had a turnover of £36,293,611 with a gross profit of £27,376,900, which is £75,005 a day and £3,125 an hour.   The Perfect singer and songwriter also paid £5,293,424 in UK tax, which is more than Facebook paid in 2015 and 2016. Despite the huge earnings, Ed only paid himself £8,164 and has over £16 million s...
‘I Can Only Work With Asa’ — Brymo Talks Lack Of Collaboration On New Album
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‘I Can Only Work With Asa’ — Brymo Talks Lack Of Collaboration On New Album

On his sixth studio album, Olawale ‘Brymo’ Ashimi did not feature any guest artiste, leading to speculations and conjectures by fans and music pundits. Commenting on the matter in an interview with BBC Yoruba on Tuesday, Brymo said it is difficult to work with artistes who don’t talk about the same issues as him. Speaking in the Yoruba language, he said: “I have spoken to Asa’s handlers. What remains is to set it up. “She is the one person who I can collaborate. What she talks about — love, social issues, everyday issues — are things that matter to me. “I had important things to talk about. It is hard to bring someone who doesn’t know my thought process to collaborate on such a song. “Many of my colleagues collaborate because of positioning. There is so much politics involve...
Adele Celebrates ‘21’ Album 7 Years After Release
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Adele Celebrates ‘21’ Album 7 Years After Release

Singer Adele is still reflecting on the huge success of her “21” album, 7 years after the release. She took to Twitter on Wednesday to write about the awards and the sales. "7 years ago today, Adele’s second album “21” was released! It has sold over 31 Million copies Worldwide and it won 7 Grammys including ‘Song of the Year’, ‘Record of the Year’, and ‘Album of the Year’!" She wrote.
Beyonce Crowned Forbes Highest Paid Woman In Music 2017
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Beyonce Crowned Forbes Highest Paid Woman In Music 2017

Forbes has crowned American singer, Beyonce Knowles popularly known as Beyonce, the highest paid woman in music in 2017. The 36-year-old earned $105 million pretax this year, thanks in part to her acclaimed visual album Lemonade and Formation world tour, which grossed a whopping quarter of a billion dollars. She also has her own Ivy Park fashion line and other business interests Adele, 29,  finished second on the list with $69 million and Taylor Swift, 27,  claimed third with $44 million. See the list below; 1. Beyonce $105 million 2. Adele $69 million 3. Taylor Swift $44 million 4. Celine Dion $42 million 5. Jennifer Lopez $38 million 6. Dolly Parton $37 million 7. Rihanna $36 million 8. Britney Spears $34 million 9. Katy Perry $33 million 10. Barbra Streisand $30 million. ...
Foo Fighters Follow ‘Adele’ Blueprint On Return
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Foo Fighters Follow ‘Adele’ Blueprint On Return

Grunge veterans the Foo Fighters are channelling their inner Rick Astley with a bold new record the American rockers describe as their “weirdest” yet. While their DNA is rooted in the Seattle grunge scene of the early nineties, the band told AFP that turning to British pop diva Adele’s award-winning producer Greg Kurstin for their ninth studio album, “Concrete and Gold”, brought a fresh dimension to their sound. In an interview before headlining the Summer Sonic festival in Tokyo — where they invited Astley on stage for an improbable mash-up of the eighties pin-up’s “Never Gonna Give You Up” and Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” — Foo Fighters guitarist Chris Shiflett said: “People think it’s a really weird choice for us to work with a pop producer but it made perfect sense. The...
Adele Cancels Final Two London Shows
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Adele Cancels Final Two London Shows

Adele has cancelled the final two shows of her world tour, due to take place at London’s Wembley Stadium this weekend, after damaging her vocal cords. The “devastated” singer said she had taken the decision on medical advice. “To say I’m heartbroken would be a complete understatement,” London-born Adele wrote in a Twitter post in the early hours. She had been due to perform at Wembley on Saturday and Sunday, ending a four-date run at the venue. In her post, the 29-year-old said her first two Wembley shows this week had been “the biggest and best shows of my life”, but that she had struggled vocally. “I had to push a lot harder than I normally do… it turns out I have damaged my vocal cords,” she explained. “On medical advice, I am simply unable to perform over the weekend. ...
Vigilante Catch A Thief Who Stole Car Stereo In Delta State
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Vigilante Catch A Thief Who Stole Car Stereo In Delta State

A suspected thief identified as Mr Wisdom from Adele road in Sapele, Delta state got more than he bargained for after he was caught stealing car stereo in Ajogodo Sapele-Warri Road. The guy was beaten to pulp by vigilante who caught him before he was handed over to the police.
Adele’s “21” Breaks Billboard Record With 319 Weeks On Chart
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Adele’s “21” Breaks Billboard Record With 319 Weeks On Chart

Billboard has confirmed that Adele’s album "21" has this completed its 319th week on the chart. The album, released in 2011, has surpassed Carole King’s 1971 "Tapestry", for time spent on the Billboard 200 by a woman. King’s album spent a nonconsecutive 318 weeks, while Adele's "21" has made it to 319th week. Billboard also notes that while Adele's album has appeared on the chart every week since its debut, King's dipped out of the ranking in 1977 after 302 weeks, and reappeared in 2010.Overall, Adele's "21" is the 11th longest-charting album on the Billboard chart.
Adele Dedicates Song To The Victims Of London Terrorist Attack
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Adele Dedicates Song To The Victims Of London Terrorist Attack

According to Harper’s Bazaar, the British born singer Adele who is from South London, dedicated a song to the victims of the terror at her concert in New Zealand. “Today there was a terror attack in my hometown of London. I’m literally on the other side of the world and I want them to see our lights and to hear us,” the soulful singer addressed the crowd of over 45,000 people. “I feel very far away and very strange not being at home,” she added. “All I want to do today is just be at home and be with my friends and family. Everyone I know is fine, but there are four people that aren’t fine. So let’s dedicate this to them tonight, and to my hometown, which is my soulmate.” Adele sang “Make You Feel My Love,” her dedication leaving not a dry eye in the Mount Smart Stadium. https://www.you...
Rihanna Denies Dissing Beyonce Over Grammy Nominations
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Rihanna Denies Dissing Beyonce Over Grammy Nominations

Rihanna has denied suggestions that she intended to diss Beyonce when she liked a fan’s social media post that claimed she had been “snubbed” by the Grammys in favor of her counterpart. The 2017 Grammy nominations were revealed earlier this week and saw Rihanna overlooked for Album of the Year, with Beyonce, Adele, Drake, Justin Bieber and country singer Sturgill Simpson shortlisted instead. The star’s Drake collaboration ‘Work’ was nominated for Record of the Year but not Song of the Year, with Rihanna receiving eight nods overall. Rihanna was spotted liking a fan’s post that suggested that she wasn’t nominated for more because the judges didn’t want her “passing” Beyonce’s feat of nine nominations this year. However, she now claims to have not read the remarks. In a comment o...
Hillary Clinton Goes to Adele Concert For Her Birthday And Receives Presidential Endorsement
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Hillary Clinton Goes to Adele Concert For Her Birthday And Receives Presidential Endorsement

When Adele voiced her support for Hillary Clinton on stage, she may have been unaware the Democrat presidential candidate was right there in the audience soaking up her praise in person on the eve of her 69th birthday. Performing at a concert in Miami, the 28-year-old Grammy-winning singer broached the ever-present topic of the ferocious presidential election. Adele said it was “hard work” to be an American at the moment and urged the crowd not to vote for Donald Trump and endorsed Ms Clinton instead. “I’ve got to be honest with you, i’m really glad i’m not an American at the moment, it’s hard work,” Adele said at the concert on Tuesday. “I wouldn’t know what to do, I mean I do know what to do - don't vote for him, that's all I'm saying.” “I support Hillary Clinton 100 per c...
Nigerian Man Accidentally Kisses Singer Adele
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Nigerian Man Accidentally Kisses Singer Adele

21-year-old fan of singer Adele who flew from Nigeria to Vancouver, Canada to see her perform last night, mistakenly kissed her on the lips when she pulled him up on stage. When she found out he spent N200,000 to see her and traveled down from Nigeria, she decided to give him a big hug and then their lips brushed “Oh my god, I haven’t been kissed by another man in like six years! He just snogged me!" Adele said https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qZf0787UyQk
Man Infuriates Facebook Scammer by Responding With Adele Lyrics
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Man Infuriates Facebook Scammer by Responding With Adele Lyrics

A man has found the perfect way of answering back to a scammer who repeatedly asked him for money on Facebook - by responding using only Adele lyrics. Frank Flemming Jensen from Denmark, was approached by a woman on the social network who told him she needed money for a 'plane ticket' to come and see him. However, he was clearly suspicious of her intentions and instead of ignoring her pleas he strung her along with dozens of soppy messages taken from Adele's 2015 hit Hello. The scammer did not initially realize he was being toyed with . After stumbling across the amusing exchange online, fellow Dane Sebastian Kirk uploaded the conversation to Reddit where it has been viewed more than 300,000 times and attracted hundreds of comments.