Watch Adele Hang Up on Lionel Richie in 'Hello' Mash-Up

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Adele and Lionel Richie.

Before there was "Hello," the brand-new Adele single that is more-or-less breaking the Internet right now, there was "Hello" by Beyoncé, "Hello" by J. Cole, "Hello" by Evanescence, and of course, the granddaddy of them all, "Hello" by Lionel Richie.

Adele's Comeback Song 'Hello' Has Arrived

Naturally, enterprising denizens of the Internet have taken advantage of this neat coincidence to create mash-ups of the new single with Richie's iconic 1984 video -- unfortunately, he doesn't have too much luck asking Adele if it's him she's looking for. Watch below: