Then: Adele was simply starting to emerge as music’s most fascinating new artist in 2007, having launched her breakthrough single, “Hometown Glory.”
Now: 4 years later, Adele’s second album, 21, made her a world family identify and broke information throughout the globe. However it was its comply with up, 25, which despatched her fame stratospheric. It turned the fastest-selling album in UK chart historical past, and within the US offered three.38 million copies in its first week – the best first week gross sales since information started. She then launched into a world world tour and picked up the Grammy for Album of the 12 months. Oh and let’s additionally not neglect that she additionally has an off-the-cuff Golden Globe Award and an Oscar for her track, “Skyfall,” from the James Bond movie of the identical identify.