English singer and songwriter Adele is a powerhouse, to say the least. With her latest weight transformation and new single, she is one of the world’s best selling artists, having sold more than 120 million records. She has released two albums namely 19 and 21 over a period of 3 years which brought her 15 Grammy Awards and 9 Brit Awards.She has been called on of world’s most influential people by Time’ Magazine.
As of 2024, Adele's net worth is estimated to be $190 million.
|Adele Laurie Blue Adkins
|Date of Birth
|May 5, 1988
|Place of Birth
|Tottenham, London, UK
|Divorced, Simon Konecki, Married 2018, Divorced 2021Dating, Rich Paul, Since 2021
Adele was born on May 5, 1988 in the Tottenham district of London to parents Penny Adkins and Marc Evans. Her father left while she was just a child and she was raised by her single mother. The pair moved to Brighton and then back to London in 1999 and Adele studied at the BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology in Croydon. She believes that the school played a great role in making her a great singer even though she wasn’t interested in becoming one at that point in her life.
Adele was just 19 years old when her breakthrough song “Hometown Glory” was released and her second song “Chasing Pavements” catapulted her to international fame. Her first album, titled 19 for how old she was when she made most of the songs on the album, sold over 2.2 million records worldwide. The album earned her Grammy Award for “Best New Artist” and “Best Female Pop Vocal Performance”
Her second album titled 21 with its stellar tracks of “Someone like You” and “Rolling in the Deep” topped charts both in the UK and USA and reached Billboard’s number one spot. She went on a sold-out tour to the USA which was interrupted shortly when she suffered vocal cord hemorrhage. Following surgery, she made her comeback at the Grammy’s where she bagged awards across all 6 categories. Her third album, 25 was released with its song “Hello” topping charts and breaking streaming records.
Adele married the charity entrepreneur Simon Konecki in 2017. The pair have a son together called Angelo James. She states that she has found fulfillment and meaning in her role as mother unlike anything she has felt before. The couple divorced in March 2021 soon after which the singer began dating the sports agent Rich Paul. . Adele identifies as a feminist and has extended her support to the LGBT community. Sometimes titled as “Queen of the Soul,” Adele has been involved in charity work and also has described her struggle with post-partum depression and anxiety.
Adele has a very popular Instagram account with 46.2 million followers. It was on this platform where she first shared her new look that shook the masses. She has a Facebook account with 69 million followers. Her Youtube channel has 26.3 million subscribers and she has recently released her single “Easy on Me” on this platform with 176 million views.
The Queen of the Soul, Adele has continued to entertain millions of people all over the world with her soulful and powerful voice. She has a net worth of $190 million and is considered one of UK richest artists of all time. In spite of making all her money at a young age, she is generous with her help and support.