Real Name: Adele Laurie Blue Adkins
Born: 5 May 1988
Height: 5' 9" / 1.75 m
Star Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tottenham, London, England
Hometown: London, England
Did you know?
Adele began singing at the age of four, impersonating the Spice Girls and Gabrielle in parties.
While in secondary school, she became interested in R&B and rock music.
Adele lived next door to Shingai Shoniwa from The Noisettes. Shoniwa inspired her to write her own songs.
Like Amy Winehouse and Jessie J, Adele is a graduate of The BRIT School.
Adele's single 'Someone Like You' was the first million-seller of this decade.
She is the first British female solo artist to have two US No.1 singles from the same album.
Adele's 'Make You Feel My Love' was originally recorded by Bob Dylan.
Beyoncé claims she found inspiration in Adele when recording her album '4'.
First Single: Hometown Glory
First Album: 19
First Big Top 40 No.1: Someone Like You (Live from the BRITs)