London - Oscar-winning singer Adele has reportedly turned to Blur frontman Damon Albarn for help with her new album, which is now expected to be released next spring.
The 'Skyfall' hitmaker met Albarn at his west London recording studio earlier this week in the hope he will collaborate with her on her much-anticipated comeback record as she isn't happy with the material she has so far, reported Daily Mirror.
Washington, Oct 30 - Phil Collins has called Adele a "slippery little fish" after she snubbed the Brit singer-songwriter on her new album .
The former Genesis drummer asserted that Adele had asked Collins to get back in touch with him to finish a piece of music but she failed to do so, the Independent reported.
London, Oct 12 - Adele is reportedly in talks to sign 80million pounds deal with music giant Sony that would rope in the singer despite her own label.
The 'Someone Like You' hitmaker is supposed to come out with her new album with her label XL Recordings, however, head honchos at Sony are trying to "buy her out" of the obligation, the Mirror reported.
Washington, Oct 10 - Adele's new album which was expected to hit the theatres this year might not be released before 2015 .
A financial report from the 26-year-old singer's label XL Recordings revealed that there were no plans to drop an album from the singer in 2014, CNN reported.
London, Oct 6 - Adele, who has not released a single album in the last four years, is earning 80,000pound a day and has cashed-in 54 million pound in less than two years.
The 'Someone Like You' hitmaker's company made 30 million pound over 14 months up to April 2013 and further 8 million pound in rest of the year, the Sun reported.
London, Sept 21 : One needs to shell out a fortune if they want celebrities to perform at their birthday parties and the figures from music industry sources has revealed the kind of money top musicians like Coldplay, Adele charge to perform.
One has to shell out 610,000pounds if they want Bruce Springsteen to make an appearance at a private party, the Mirror reported.
London, July 24 : Adele and her partner, Simon Konecki, have won the case they filed against photo agency, Corbis Images UK Limited, for using her personal snaps with son, Angelo.
The 26-year-old singer's solicitor, Jenny Afia, told the High Court in London that the pictures were "milestone moments" for the pair, and no one had the right to intrude upon their privacy, the BBC reported.
London, July 21 - Adele is reportedly undergoing photo-healing therapy to cure her fear of being caught on camera ahead of her grand musical comeback.
A source revealed to the Daily star that the 26-year-old singer had always been fearful of being "papped" but with her big comeback she had to back herself up for the limelight.
Washington, July 17 - Adele's label has revealed that there is no truth in the singer's new album that was rumored to release soon.
The confusion started with a tweet from the World Music Awards, an international contest that HAD been broadcast from such locales as Los Angeles, Las Vegas and Monaco, CNN reported.
In a tweet, the show had said that the 26-year-old singer had confirmed 2015 tour after the release of her new album '25'. (ANI)
London, June 2 : Former White Stripes rocker Jack White, who recently made hurtful comments about the majority of the world's musicians has apologized to Adele, The Black Keys and Meg White and others.
White had earlier claimed that 'Someone Like You' singer wouldn't have been as successful if Amy Winehouse was still alive and also badmouthed The Black Keys in emails to his ex-wife Karen Elson.
London, May 25 : Adele has agreed to become a judge on ITV reality show 'The X Factor', but in the next few years, it has been revealed.
An 'X Factor' source said that 'Someone Like You' singer was a huge fan of the show and has agreed to be a judge, the Daily Star reported.
Los Angeles, April 1 : Award winning singer Adele will deliver her next album "at her own pace" and won't rush the follow-up to “21”, says OneRepublic band member Ryan Tedder, with whom she has worked.
The “Skyfall” singer, who is recording the follow-up to her charttopper album “21”, claims she is not rushing the release.
London, March 18 - Adele is accused of turning people gay with her music on Dr Christian Jessen show.
37-year-old Jessen, who's openly gay, discovered retired doctor John Smid from Texas, who appears on channel 4's 'Cure Me I'm Gay', testing therapies to cure homosexuality across the States.
London, Mar 10 : 'James Bond' producers are reportedly vying for Adele to sing the theme tune for the next 007 film but the singer is quiet on whether she'll do next film or not.
A source told The Sun that the 'Skyfall' singer hasn't responded to studio executives yet even though they along with star Daniel Craig made it clear that they want her back for the 24th Bond film, Metro. co. uk reported.
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.
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