Adele Laurie Blue Adkins Born:5May 1988 (age:24),London Occupations:singer -songwriter Genres:soul,pop Instruments:vocals, guitar,piano,bass, keyboard,celesta, percussion Voice:contralto
Early life: Began singing at age four. She has cited the Spice Girls. „They made me what I am today.” Lived in:Tottenhan, Brighton, Brixton and West Norwood first record: „Hometown Glory” Interested in: R&B She cherish Pink. Graduated from the BRIT School for Performing Arts & Technology. Interested in: A&R
Career beginnings: • Adele published two songs on the fourth issue of the online arts publication PlatformsMagazine.com • She had recorded a three-song demo and gave it to a friend who posted it on Myspace where XL Recordings discover her. • Manager: Jonathan Dickins • Signed to XL. • Charity concert at London’s Union Chapel. • Producer:Jim Abbiss • Got 8 Grammy Awards.
Albums Thirty-five songs (2008) (2011) Billboard: „Adele truly has patential to become among the most respected and inspiring international artistnof her generation.” „It was really exciting for me because I never grew up around that music” Number one in more than 26 countries. UK: four times platinum US: double platinum UK: fifteen times platinum US: twenty-three times platinum-record
Madonna: „I think she’s brilliant,I love her.” AllMusic: „Adele is simply too magical to compare her to anyone.” People magazine: „She is one of 2012 Most beautiful at Every Age.” Time magazine: „Adele is the most influental people in the word.” Billboard: „Rolling in the deep is the biggest crossover hit of the past 25 years.” Favourite song: Someone like you