Los Angeles, Jan 27 : Singer Adele found out that she has won a Grammy award while she was in bed.
The 25-year-old won the best song written for visual media award for her track "Skyfall" at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards Sunday night.
She tweeted her disappointment as she couldn't collect it in person, reports contactmusic. com.
"Wish I was there. Thank you for the Grammy... Have a wonderful night I'm in bed now, feeling very restless," read her tweet. (IANS)
London, Dec 18 : English singer-songwriter Adele will be presented with an MBE for her contribution to the music industry at the Buckingham Palace on Thursday.
The ' Someone Like You ' hit maker's new name will be Adele Adkins MBE, which stands for member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, Metro. co. uk reported.
Musician PJ Harvey, broadcaster Aled Jones and author Joanne Harris are also on the list along with Adele. (ANI)
London, November 19 : Lily has labeled Rihanna, Miley Cyrus and Adele as "b****es".
The 28-year-old singer said that Dolly Parton, Adele and Angela Merkel "is a b***h", the Mirror reported.
Allen told the Observer that Rihanna is an "inspiring b***h", while the 'Wrecking Ball' hitmaker was a "b**** rising and her hero".
However, the 'Not Fair' hitmaker said that Kate Middleton is not at all a "b***h". (ANI)
London, Oct 11 : British singer Adele is on cloud nine after passing her driving test.
The 25-year-old was reportedly eager to add a driving certificate to her profile and buy a family car, but she struggled to fit lessons around her busy schedule.
However, she finally managed to take her test Friday (Oct 11) and passed successfully, reports contactmusic. com.
She told her fans on Twitter: "I passed my driving test this morning."(IANS)
London, Aug 24 - Singer Adele has been reportedly approached by publishing house Puffin to write a book for children and they believe she will be successful in the venture.
Adele, who has a 10-month-old son Angelo with boyfriend Simon Konecki, also looks interested.
London, July 27 : Grammy winner Adele has reportedly spent around 200,000 pounds to hire a luxury vessel for her extended family.
"Adele loves spending on her nearest and dearest. She's hired a superyacht, which is out of this world, for her extended family," dailystar. co. uk quoted a source as saying.
London, June 4 : Rock band Rolling Stones want to rope in singer Adele for their upcoming performance at Hyde Park here.
The band, which comprises of Mick Jagger, Ronnie Wood, Keith Richards and Charlie Watts, has already got Lady Gaga, Paloma Faith and Florence Welch on board for the grand performance.
London, April 18 : Singer-songwriter Adele has reportedly turned down an offer by a publishing house to write her autobiography, for a seven figure sum.
The offer came to her from Harper Collins.
The 24-year-old, who gave birth to son Angelo in September last year, feels she is too young to write an autobiography and that needs more life experience in order to write a book, reports contactmusic. com.
London, April 8 - Oscar-winning singer Adele is said to have hit the studios to work on her third album.
This will be the singer's first album since she gave birth to son Angelo in October last year. She has teamed up with music producers-songwriters James Ford and Kid Harpoon for it, reports thesun. co. uk.
London, March 28 - Singer Adele has a new found interest - she loves arcade games and reportedly spent 15,000 pounds on them.
The 24-year-year-old bought a house in Sussex last year and has been spending months to get it done. She is now said to have bought games like Pac-Man and Space Invaders as well as two pinball machines and a shoot'em up with two guns, reports thesun. co. uk.
Washington, Mar. 5 : Adele, who received an Academy Award for her title track in James Bond movie `Skyfall,' has given her baby son a mini Oscar statuette that reads "Best Son."
Adele shared a photo on Twitter showing her recently-received Oscar standing next to a matching mini-statuette for her baby boy.
"... and we're home! What an epic trip. Thanks for having us, Hollywood!" CBS News quoted her as tweeting.
London, Mar 1 : Joan Rivers faced backlash by the TV audience at `The David Letterman Show' after she joked about Adele and her weight.
The 79-year-old TV comedian suggested that the British singer should change the name of one of her hit songs to `Rolling In The Deep Fried Chicken.'
This comment was received with boos from the audience and a bit of laughing, the Mirror reported.
London, Feb. 27 : Adele's hit album `21,' which was released in January 2011, has topped the global albums chart for the second consecutive year by selling 8.3 million copies.
According to International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI), Carly Rae Jepsen's hit `Call Me Maybe' was the best-selling single of 2012, with 12.5 million units sold globally.
London, Feb 21 : Adele has been honoured at this year's Brit Awards ceremony at London's O2 Arena.
Among other winners were Emeli Sande, who won best British female and British album, and Ben Howard, who scooped best British male and breakthrough, the BBC reported.
Adele won best single for her James Bond theme `Skyfall' - but she was not at the event, instead choosing to rehearse for the Oscars in Los Angeles.
Los Angeles, Feb 13 : A gatecrasher, who jumped on stage at the Grammy Awards and told Adele "I love you", has been arrested and put behind bars.
Ukrainian television prankster Vitalii Sediuk jumped on the stage and shouted "I love you. You're my inspiration" to Adele when she went to receive the award for Best Pop Solo Performance at the 55th Grammy Awards Feb 10.
London, Jan 24 : Adele is set to perform at this year's Oscars in February, it has been confirmed.
Her James Bond theme, `Skyfall' is nominated for best original song at the ceremony, The BBC reported.
It will be the first time she's performed live in 12 months, with her last vocal appearance coming at the 2012 Brit awards.
London, Jan 11 : Adele is set to make her first appearance since giving birth at this year's Oscars after getting nominated for the award for Best Song with single `Skyfall.'
The Grammy winning singer took to her Twitter account to say just how chuffed she is with the nomination.
"Oh my god I feel like Meryl Streep!! Thank you," the Mirror quoted her as writing.
London, Jan 9 : Adele is said to make her first live return after her son’s birth at next month’s Oscars, according to online rumours.
The 24-year-old singer, who has not performed live since giving birth to her first child last October, is speculated to make a comeback, after Oscar chiefs announced they will pay tribute to the James Bond film franchise, which celebrated its 50th anniversary last year, the Sun reported.
London, Dec 24 : Adele has filed an application with England's Intellectual Property Office to trademark her name, it has been revealed.
According to the Sun, the 24-year-old singer was concerned about her name being attached to a product that she has not endorsed.
Johannesburg, Dec 21 : Adele fended off competition from Swedish DJ Avicii and Justin Bieber to emerge as the "brightest star" of her generation in Forbes' 30 Under 30 Music list.
The 24-year-old singer was marked for inclusion after her mega hit album `21' sold over 23 million copies worldwide, News24. com reported.
Washington, Nov 28 : Entertainment manager Louis Walsh has said that Adele should be "working now" and taking advantage of her worldwide success of album `21' rather than taking time off for her son.
The `The X Factor' UK judge said that the `Skyfall' singer should focus on making her new album and capitalize on her worldwide success rather than taking a long break to take care of her son-who was born last month.
London, November 22 : Adele has been named as the favorite artist music lovers like to fall asleep to.
The singer, 24, has pushed Coldplay into second spot in a survey by Travelodge, the Daily Express reported.
Snow Patrol are third, Barry White fourth and One Direction fifth. (ANI)
London, Nov 9 : Singer Adele, who draws flak for being curvy, says she will shed weight if it affects her health.
Adele, 24, who gave birth to son last month, has been under scanner for being on the heavier side.
"I read a comment on YouTube that I thought would upset me - 'Test pilot for pies' - but I've always been fine with it. I would only lose weight if it affected my health or sex life, which it doesn't," thesun. co. uk quoted her as saying.(IANS)
London, October 22 : Adele has been targeted by sick internet trolls following the birth of her son.
The hate-filled web users began taunting the singer, 24, just minutes after the birth was confirmed on Saturday, the Sun reported.
The most disturbing message came from a user called name Vanessa Bieber, who wrote: ''Aw Adele gave birth to a baby. Is it fat and handicapped lol? Just murder it already lol.''
London, Oct 22 : New mum Adele will celebrate the joys of pregnancy and motherhood on her next album, insisting that she wants a ''''happy record'''' in contrast to her previous two based on heartache and failed relationships.
The 24-year-old singer gave birth to a baby boy with charity boss boyfriend Simon Konecki, 38, on Friday, and is already planning to write about him on her third album.
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