• It's a Girl!

    It's a Girl!
    Adele Laurie Blue Adkins was born May 21, 1988 in Tottenham, North London, England.
  • Start of Something Beautiful

    Start of Something Beautiful
    She began singing at the age of four
  • Graduation

    Adele graduated form BRIT School in Croydon in May of 2006.
  • Myspace?

    After recording a three song demo, Adele gave the recordings to a friend who then posted her work on MySpace. Her music received much positive attention and led to a phone call from music label XL Recordings. Doubting the legitimacy of the offer, Adele brought her friend with her to the meeting. The offer proved to be legit and Adele was signed to the label in September 2006.
  • Debut Song

    Debut Song
    Her debut song "Hometown Glory" was released in October 2007.
  • Award

    Adele wrote the song when she was just 16 years old. She became the first recipient of the BRIT Awards Critics' Choice and was named the number-one predicted breakthrough act of 2008.
  • Second Single

    Second Single
    Her second single "Chasing Pavements" peaked at number 2 on the UK Charts and remained there for four weeks. Her album 19 was released in 2008 and entered the charts at number 1.
  • 21

    Adele released her second album 21 in 2011.