Adele’s career began in 2006 and she's become a phenomenon since then. Her album 21 was inspired by a broken relationship and included singles such as Rolling in the Deep and Someone Like You which became worldwide number one hits. To date she has won 77 awards including eight Grammy Awards, three Brit Awards and three American Music Awards. Adele is also a lady of many firsts; she was named first artist to sell more than three million copies of an album in a year in the UK; the first female artist to have three singles in the top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100 at the same time and first artist ever to have an album, 21, hold the number one position on the Billboard 200 concurrently with three number one singles, among many others.
Relationships: On 29 June 2012, Adele announced that she is pregnant with her and charity boss boyfriend Simon Konecki’s first child.
FYI: In April 2012 Time magazine named Adele one of the most influential people in the world.