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RECENT EVENTS - Adele

Thursday 22 September 2011 - 7:30 PM

Adele

The young singer-songwriter shot to fame and received widespread praise in 2008 for her number 1 debut album '19'.  The album won Adele 2 Grammy Awards, including the award for Best Female Pop Performance for the single 'Chasing Pavements'.

Adele's new album '21' has had phenomenal global chart success and has spawned number 2 single 'Rolling In The Deep'. The album was recorded mostly in Malibu with the legendary Rick Rubin (Johnny Cash, Jay Z, Red Hot Chilli Peppers) and back in Kensal Rise in London with Paul Epworth (Plan B, Bloc Party, Florence).  Adele cites Wanda Jackson, Yvonne Fair, Andrew Bird, Mary J Blige, Mos Def, Elbow, Tom Waits and Kanye West amongst others as key influences on '21'.

Find out more about Adele's Royal Albert Hall debut, including photos and video extracts, at life.royalalberthall.com: behind the scenes at the Royal Albert Hall.