Adele is an english singer-songwriter who was born on the 5th of may 1988 in London (United Kingdom). She began singing at the age of 4 years old and wrote her first song at 16. In 2006, Adele graduated from the BRIT school and a few days later, XL recordings offered her a record deal. The label discovered her as a result of her friend posting three demo tracks on myspace. In 2008, her debut album 19 was released to critically acclaim. The first record included her two first hits “Hometown Glory” and “Chasing Pavements”. The album won her the “best new artist” grammy in 2009. Her following album was very much anticipated and did not disappoint.