Adele is a famous English singer and songwriter born on 5th May 1988. She released her debut album titled “19” on 28th January 2018 when she was 20 years old. She is also a multiple Grammy Award winner and one of the world’s best-selling music artists with sales of over 120 million records. In this post, we will talk about Adele’s Age, Real Name, Net worth, Boyfriend, Family, Albums & Brother.
Who is Adele?
Adele, whose birth name is Adele Laurie Blue Adkins is an English famous singer and songwriter born on 5th May 1988(34 years old as of 2022) in North London, England, United Kingdom. She holds English citizenship.
Looking at her education, Adele attended BRIT School for Performing Arts & Technology from where she graduated in arts in the year 2006. Popular musicians Leona Lewis and Jessie J were her classmates at that time.
Adele began her career as a singer at age four. Adele gained attention after her friend uploaded her demo to an online platform named Myspace, which got lots of views. This made XL Recordings’ boss Richard Russell decide to sign her to his label.
In 2006, Huggett officially signed Adele to XL Recordings and did her first project with XL Recordings by providing vocals for Jack Peñate’s song, titled “My Yvonne,” for his debut album.
In 2018, the decorated singer and songwriter officially released her debut tilted 19.
The album appeared on a lot of popular music charts and was certified 8× platinum in the UK and triple platinum in the US. In 2011, she released her 2nd music album titled 21, which became the top-performing album in the US chart history and became the world’s best-selling album of the 21st century, with sales of over 31 million copies.
The album won Grammy Awards, including Album of the Year, Brit Award for British Album of the Year and set a lot of records in the music industry.
Adele released her 3rd album titled 25 in 2015, which broke first-week sales records in the UK and US. The album won her four Brit Awards, five Grammy Awards and broke a lot of records.
In the year 2021, the multiple awards winning artist unleashed her fourth studio album titled 30 which became the best-selling album worldwide in the year 2021 and won her the 2022 Brit Award for British Album of the Year.
Who is Adele’s family?
She was born to a Welsh father named Marc Evans and an English mother named Penny Adkins. Penny gave birth to Adele when she was just 18 years old.
Adele was solely brought up by her mother after her father left them when she was just two years old. Her father was addicted to alcohol and died in 2021 from bowel cancer.
Who is Adele’s Brother?
She has a half-brother named Cameron O’Sullivan from her father’s second relationship. Cameron O’Sullivan is a rugby player by profession.
Who is Adele in a relationship with?
Currently, Adele is dating popular American sports agent Rich Paul, who manages LeBron James, and other popular NBA basketball players. He is also the founder of Klutch Sports.
In the past, Adele was in a relationship with charity entrepreneur Simon in 2011 but they got separated in April 2019. The pair has a son named Angelo who was born on 19th October 2012.
She has won several multiple awards including 15 Grammy Awards, 9 Brit Awards, Two Billboard’s ‘Artist of the Year’, 3 Guinness World Records and among other popular awards. the full list is here.
What is Adele’s Net Worth?
Her net worth is around $220 million as of 2022. She mostly earns from her music streams, tours, record deals, brand endorsement and other businesses.