11 Things You Need To Know About
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Adele was born on May 5, 1988, in London, England. Her real name is Adele Laurie Blue Adkins.
Her father "Marc Evans," left when she was just 2 years old. She was raised by her mother.
She released her first album, "19," on January 28, 2008. Her album peaked at No. 11 on the Billboard 200 & certified gold by the RIAA.
Adele's all 4 albums are titled with numbers. The numbers belong to her age at the time of writing and recording those albums.
Her 2nd studio album, "21" which was released on 24 Jan, 2011, became the world's best-selling album of the 21st century.
Adele is also the 1st female artist in the history of the Billboard Hot 100 to have three simultaneous top-ten singles as a lead artist.
In 2012, Adele released the soundtrack single "Skyfall" for the James Bond film. For which she won the Academy Award & the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song.
In 2015, her 3rd album, '25," was released & became the year's best-selling album. Her album was certified Diamond in the US & also won 5 Grammy Awards.
She is also one of the best-selling music artists of all time. Her records sold more than 100 million copies globally.
Adele was named one of the most influential people in the world by Time Magazine in 2012, 2016 & 2022.
So far, Adele has released 4 studio albums, 1 video album, 11 music videos, and 17 singles.
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