1. Adele Remembers Amy Winehouse on What Would Have Been Her 33rd Birthday

    September 14, 2016 7:43 PM EDT 0 0 0 Amy Winehouse would have turned 33 on Tuesday (Sept. 14). Sadly, she died five years ago at the age of 27 from alcohol poisoning. In her memory, Adele wished the late singer a happy birthday on social media.  Amy Winehouse Photos: Exclusive, Unseen ...

  2. Adele Did Not Get Super Bowl Halftime Show Offer, Says NFL and Pepsi

    August 14, 2016 8:33 PM EDT 3.484 k 0 28 Adele revealed that she turned down the opportunity to perform at 2017’s Super Bowl halftime show while performing at a concert in Los Angeles Saturday (Aug. 13). Now, the NFL and halftime show sponsor Pepsi are denying that an official offer ...

  3. Adele Says She Declined Offer to Perform at 2017 Super Bowl Halftime Show: Watch

    August 14, 2016 1:33 PM EDT 15.053 k 0 15 It appears as though Adele won’t be performing at the 2017 Super Bowl after all. The British singer shut down the tabloid rumors during her tour stop in Los Angeles on Saturday (Aug. 13) Is Adele Performing at the 2017 Super Bowl Halftime Sh ...

  4. Is Adele Performing at the 2017 Super Bowl Halftime Show?

    August 09, 2016 2:30 PM EDT 20.307 k 0 2 Adele might be saying hello to the 2017 Super Bowl. According to British tabloid newspaper  The Sun , the National Football League is eyeing the British soul siren for next year's half-time performance. A source from the National Footbal ...

  5. Sia No. 1 on Hot 100, The Chainsmokers & Halsey Debut in Top 10

    August 08, 2016 2:33 PM EDT 0 0 0 Sia's "Cheap Thrills," featuring Sean Paul, reigns for a third week and is now the most-heard song on U.S. radio, while The Chainsmokers' new single "Closer," featuring Halsey, launches at No. 9. Sia crowns the Billboar ...

  6. Fan Army Face-Off 2016: Meet the Final 4

    August 08, 2016 2:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 After four weeks of intense battling and more than 21 million votes cast, four fan armies remain in Billboard 's Fan Army Face-Off . The Final Four lineup: Ariana Grande 's Arianators vs. Thirty Seconds to Mars '  Echelon, and Adele & ...

  7. Adele Excels as Both Tragedienne and Comedienne in Stunning Staples Opener

    August 06, 2016 7:05 PM EDT On top of best record, album, song, new artist, and all the other Grammys Adele has already swept, her return Friday night to the scene of the triumph — L.A.’s Staples Center — suggested the need for an additional category the singer would own, e ...

  8. Adele's Overdue Glastonbury Headlining Set: 'This Is the Best Moment of My Life'

    June 25, 2016 10:22 PM EDT 0 0 0 "Have any of you had to do a piss down the front? Have any of you had to do a shit?" Adele asks her front row fans Saturday night (June 25) at Glastonbury, four songs in, as a lull fearfully encroaches. "Is that piss in that bottle? D ...

  9. Adele's '25' Finally Headed to Streaming Services

    June 23, 2016 12:07 PM EDT 6.994 k 0 9 A full seven months since its retail release on Nov. 20, Adele 's 25 is finally headed to streaming services. Reps for Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Prime, Google Play and Tidal all confirmed that the singer's record-breaking third al ...

  10. Adele Responds to Voice Critics During Concert: 'Dude, Suck My Dick'

    June 12, 2016 10:43 AM EDT Adele ’s recent live performances have found the British singer twerking, impersonating the Spice Girls and even inviting fans on stage for a marriage proposal. Now, she’s using the platform to strike back at her critics. Adele's 10 Best Tour ...

  11. Watch Adele Bring Out Her Inner Spice Girl

    June 06, 2016 12:36 PM EDT 0 0 0 Adele 's world tour has been filled with adorable and heartfelt moments. During her latest one in Amsterdam, she brought girl power nostalgia to the stage with a Spice Girls impression. 6 Adele Songs That Perfectly Describe the Pangs of Adultin ...

  12. Executive Turntable: New Hires at CAA, Spotify, Timbaland's Mosley Music Group & More

    May 24, 2016 11:58 AM EDT 0 0 0 A list of moves and shakes across the music business, including at Black River Entertainment, Tumblr, Universal Music Group, Spotify and more. -- Black River Entertainment  has promoted  Emily Hungate  to vice president of business operations. She f ...

  13. Adele Premieres Trippy 'Send My Love (To Your New Lover)' Video at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards

    May 22, 2016 9:49 PM EDT 0 0 0 Fresh off her Top Billboard 200 album win at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards (May 22),  Adele debuted her official visual for "Send My Love (To Your New Lover)."  See All Our 2016 Billboard Music Awards Coverage The Patrick Daughters-direc ...

  14. Adele Wears Dolce & Gabbana in 'Send My Love (To Your Lover)' Video Premiering at Billboard Music Awards: Exclusive

    May 22, 2016 9:44 PM EDT 0 0 0 When you have a singular voice, who needs the distraction of wardrobe changes? In the “Send My Love (To Your New Lover)” video, which debuted worldwide during the live broadcast of the 2016 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday, May 22, Adele donned a si ...

  15. 6 Adele Songs That Perfectly Describe the Pangs of Adulting

    May 21, 2016 11:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Commiserate with Adele before her "Send My Love (To Your New Lover)" video debuts at Sunday's Billboard Music Awards. With Adele 's forthcoming visual for "Send My Love (To Your New Lover)" landing this Sunday (May 22) ...

  16. Billboard Music Awards Sneak Peek: Madonna, Britney and More Major Moments to Expect

    May 19, 2016 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Artists planning to wear eyeliner to the 24th annual Billboard Music Awards on May 22 are best advised to invest in a tear-proof brand. "The show is going to be filled with a lot of emotion," says Mark Bracco, an executive producer of the ...

  17. British Artists Claim Biggest Ever Share of U.S. Albums Market

    May 06, 2016 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Huge-selling albums by Adele , Ed Sheeran and Sam Smith helped British artists claim their highest-ever share of the U.S. artist albums market, according to new figures released from labels trade body BPI. In 2015, British artists accounted for more ...

  18. Taylor Swift and Adele Are 2015's Queens of Music Publishing

    May 05, 2016 1:01 PM EDT 0 0 0 As part of  Billboard's annual Moneymakers  ranking of music's top earning artists, we are breaking out the Top 10 in four revenue stream sources: Sales, Publishing, Streaming and Touring. Publishing is the long tail of record industry rev ...

  19. Adele and Taylor Swift Are 2015's Top Sellers

    May 05, 2016 1:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 As part of Billboard's annual Moneymakers ranking of music's top earning artists, we are breaking out the Top 10 in four revenue stream sources: Sales, Publishing, Streaming and Touring. Unsurprisingly, given the industry-bolstering succes ...

  20. Watch Fifth Harmony Do Fierce Impressions of Adele, Rihanna and More: Exclusive Video

    May 05, 2016 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As starry eyed teens hoping to land a recording contract on The X Factor , Fifth Harmony covered a number of their powerhouse predecessors, from Demi Lovato and Kelly Clarkson to Mariah Carey . Now Fifth Harmony are working their powerful pipes and ...

  21. Drake Breaks Adele's Streaming Record In The UK With 'One Dance'

    May 02, 2016 9:54 AM EDT 0 0 0 Drake 's view from the charts just got that much sweeter -- he recently broke Adele' s UK Official Charts streaming record with "One Dance," which features vocals from Nigerian artist Wizkid and British vocalist Kyla, per Officia ...

  22. Sony's 2016 Financials Show Adele Dependency, Streaming's Ascent

    April 29, 2016 11:10 AM EDT 0 0 0 Physical, however, still rules the roost at Sony Music. Sony Corp. has announced its financials for the fiscal year ended Mar. 31, 2016. The company saw sales and operating revenue decrease 1.3 percent, to $71.7 million (¥8.1 billion), largely due t ...

  23. Adele, Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth Lead 2015 Global Albums and Digital Song Rankings

    April 08, 2016 1:57 PM EDT 0 0 0 With the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) set to release its annual Global Music Report on Tuesday, the organization has unveiled two of its top charts, which cover the global recording industry, today. Covering the entir ...

  24. Rumor Has It Wrong: Rebel Wilson Denies Adele Biopic Report

    April 07, 2016 12:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 Rebel Wilson is denying reports that she will play  Adele  in a forthcoming biopic. The Pitch Perfect star recently debunked the rumor as a false tabloid story over Twitter, claiming she has never been offered the role. Disney's 'The Littl ...

  25. Adele Invites Look-Alike Superfan on Stage

    March 30, 2016 12:36 PM EDT 0 0 0 Adele has made a habit of welcoming numerous lucky fans onstage with her during her 25 world tour, but last night (March 29) she met fan who bore a striking resemblance to herself.   Watch Adele Invite Newly Engaged Couple Onstage at London Show The ...

  26. How Fashion Brands Are Cashing In on Summer Tours of Adele and More

    March 24, 2016 3:04 PM EDT 0 0 0 Brands aren't simply focused on what the biggest stars in music are wearing onstage -- they're sponsoring the shows themselves. There’s nothing that grabs -- and holds -- millennials’ attention quite like seeing their favorite artists on t ...

  27. Felon Sings Adele-Inspired Apology to Michigan Courtroom: Watch

    March 17, 2016 4:02 PM EDT 0 0 0 A felon offered a musical apology, apparently inspired by singer Adele 's "Hello," before being sentenced to up to 17 years in prison in Michigan for unlawful imprisonment and carrying a concealed weapon. The Ann Arbor News reports 21 ...

  28. Watch Adele Invite Newly Engaged Couple Onstage at London Show

    March 16, 2016 12:36 PM EDT 0 0 0 Adele has already broken phenomenal records in the industry, and now she's been breaking hearts with beautiful fan moments on her world tour. She gave us another tear jerker last night (March 15), when she invited a couple who'd just gotte ...

  29. Hillary Clinton Praises Adele: 'That is My Go-To Voice'

    March 10, 2016 6:45 PM EST 0 0 0 When it comes to Hillary Clinton's platform on music, the presidential hopeful is all about Adele .  Hillary Clinton Shares International Women's Day Playlist Featuring Beyonce, Lady Gaga & More Speaking with SiriusXM on Thursday (Marc ...

  30. Adele Invites Irish Singers From Viral Video to Perform Onstage in Dublin: Watch

    March 07, 2016 7:49 PM EST 0 0 0 Last week Irish singers Ronan Scolard and Glenn Murphy got some solid attention online for posting a live video beautifully covering a number of Adele 's songs in a single go. In response for the tribute, the pop star returned the honor on Sund ...

  31. Macklemore Reveals Adele Turned Down Collaborating on 'Growing Up'

    February 28, 2016 9:17 PM EST 0 0 0 Adele could have had a place on The Unruly Mess I've Made , Macklemore & Ryan Lewis ' sophomore album – but she kindly declined, according to Macklemore. The rapper had requested that she contribute to the track “Growing Up.” Macklemor ...

  32. Adele's '25' Scores 10th Week at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Chart

    February 28, 2016 3:00 PM EST 13.386 k 0 193 "25" is just the fifth album released since 2000 to achieve 10 weeks at No. 1. Adele ’s 25 rules the Billboard 200 albums chart for a tenth nonconsecutive week, as it earned another 100,000 equivalent album units in the week endin ...

  33. Adele Wishes Leonardo DiCaprio Good Luck Ahead of Oscars: See the Titanic-Themed Tweet

    February 28, 2016 11:41 AM EST 0 0 0 Adele is rooting for Leonardo DiCaprio at this year’s Oscars. Check Out Our Full Oscar Musical Coverage Here The British singer tweeted her support for The Revenant actor, who is up best actor at Sunday night’s (Feb. 28) ceremony. DiCaprio has been ...

  34. Grammys Boost Taylor Swift, Kendrick Lamar & Demi Lovato on Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks

    February 24, 2016 7:47 PM EST 0 0 0 As expected, the 58th annual Grammy Awards became a social affair, with the Feb. 15 ceremony fueling Twitter activity. The broadcast sparked 7.8 million tweets, according to the social media network, and the enormous volume triggers multiple re-entr ...

  35. Adele Cries, Curses After Accepting Global Success Award at 2016 Brit Awards

    February 24, 2016 4:52 PM EST 0 0 0 Adele managed to evade the censor button at the 2016 Brit Awards. After accepting her third award of the night  -- the Global Success Award -- the British trophy magnet sobbed and cursed during her speech. "I bet you're all fucking bored o ...

  36. Adele's '25' Back at No. 1 on Billboard 200 for Ninth Week

    February 21, 2016 3:00 PM EST 0 0 0 After a two-week vacation from the No. 1 slot on the Billboard 200 albums chart, Adele ’s 25 is back on top for a ninth nonconsecutive week. The set rises 2-1 with 151,000 equivalent album units earned in the week ending Feb. 18, according to Nielse ...

  37. New Meghan Trainor Album on the Way, 1D's Louis Tomlinson Talks Fatherhood & More Inside Scoop

    February 19, 2016 1:38 PM EST 0 0 0 More Meghan On The Way?  A second LP by best new artist winner Meghan Trainor   is tentatively due in May, say sources. One song, likely to be called “No,” has the makings of an “All About That Ba ss” sequel, with the lyrics “My name is ‘no’/My n um ...

  38. Grammys Power Adele, Taylor Swift to Top Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 Chart

    February 16, 2016 12:57 AM EST 0 0 0 Country champs Chris Stapleton and Little Big Town also scored big gains. Despite not being up for any Grammys this year, Adele  scored a social media victory as her song “All I Ask” hit No. 1 on the real-time Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 chart ...

  39. Adele Windfall: This is How the '25' Songwriters & Producers Split Up Over $13 Million

    February 11, 2016 9:03 AM EST 0 0 0 Adele 's  25  is a gift that keeps on giving to the music business, spreading wealth beyond her labels (XL and Columbia/Sony) and publisher (Universal) to retailers, ­performing rights organizations and, not least, the 16 songwriters and produc ...

  40. Adele's 'Hello' Hits No. 1 on Adult R&B Songs Chart

    February 10, 2016 4:44 PM EST 0 0 0 Plus, Kevin Gates tops Rap Albums while Rihanna’s “Anti” leads Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Adele ’s “Hello” hits No. 1 on yet another airplay chart, as the smash single steps 2-1 on Adult R&B Songs (dated Feb. 20). It’s up 7 percent in spins at t ...

  41. Beyonce Gets the Charts in 'Formation', Zayn Tops Hot 100

    February 10, 2016 3:11 PM EST 0 0 0 Plus, Adele's new single hits streaming services and Future's Evol arrives! Welcome back to Billboard's weekly video show "Real-Time Rewind," which recaps the past week's hottest action on the Billboard Real-Time Twitte ...

  42. Adele's New Single 'When We Were Young' Returns to No. 1 on Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 Chart

    February 05, 2016 3:52 PM EST 78.336 k 0 230 The "25" cut also reaches streaming services for the first time. After conquering the Billboard Hot 100 with her No. 1 single “Hello,” Adele is gearing up for another possible chart takeover with her second  25 single: “When We We ...

  43. Brendon Urie on Panic! at the Disco Knocking David Bowie and Adele From No. 1: 'I'm not Worthy'

    February 02, 2016 1:37 AM EST 0 0 0 Debuting at No. 1 is certainly an accomplishment, but bumping artists like David Bowie and Adele down the music charts has Panic! at the Disco's Brendon Urie simply gobsmacked. "That's insane. I mean, to be in same sentence as anyone ...

  44. Wiz Khalifa Flips Adele's 'Hello' Into Weed Anthem 'Hella O's'

    January 26, 2016 12:24 PM EST During a recent pit stop at Power 106's  The Cruz Show (Jan. 26), rapper Wiz Khalifa  warmed up his vocal cords for an impromptu freestyle over Adele 's "Hello."  Wiz Khalifa on Politics, the Grammys and the 'See You Again ...

  45. Panic! at the Disco Earns First No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart

    January 24, 2016 3:00 PM EST 0 0 0 Panic! at the Disco scores its first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart with Death of a Bachelor . The set, which was released on Jan. 15 through DCD2/Fueled By Ramen, debuts atop the chart with 190,000 equivalent album units earned in the week ...

  46. 'Hola'? Inside the Business of Viral Foreign-Language Covers of Adele's 'Hello'

    January 15, 2016 11:10 AM EST 0 0 0 An Adele cover in another language is still a cover, no matter who the interpreter. Adele 's "Hello" video, which is nearing 1 billion views on YouTube, has spawned a slew of covers on the Internet including several foreign-language ­ ...

  47. Nicki Minaj on Adele's Carpool Karaoke Rapping: 'Adele Is Mad Ratchet'

    January 14, 2016 4:17 PM EST 0 0 0 Besides chugging an entire cup of tea, singing the Spice Girls and other tremendously blissful things Adele did while cruising around with James Corden for The Late Late Show , the 25 powerhouse also spat some rhymes -- specifically, Nicki Minaj’s m ...

  48. Adele Raps, Sings Spice Girls with James Corden in 'Carpool Karaoke': Watch

    January 14, 2016 1:36 AM EST 23.355 k 0 117 As a solo artist, Adele is peerless. In collaboration with James Corden, she’s priceless. The British superstar was a very special guest on the Late Late Show as the pair shot the breeze, spilled a drink, played air drums and of course, tac ...

  49. Artist Creates Spot-On Adele Portrait With Only Ketchup: See the Photos

    January 09, 2016 9:51 PM EST 0 0 0 San Antonio-based artist and master barber Rob Ferrel, who goes by Rob the Original, has created a very unusual portrait of chart-topping singer Adele . Adele's 'Hello' Tops Hot 100 for 10th Week as Twenty One Pilots Fly to Top 10 For ...

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