It’s quite not possible to find a single soul that doesn’t recognise Adele’s voice. The British singer and songwriter rose to fame in a very short span of time with her fantastic music. She’s worth $165 million as on 2018. She has earned in millions from her albums which have broken various records and also gained a worldwide fan base. Adele is on top of being the best selling artist of the 21st century.

Early Life

Adele Laurie Blue Adkins was born in Tottenham, London. She began singing at the age of just four.

She attended BRIT school for Performing Arts & Technology from where she graduated in 2006. Adele got married to Simon Konecki in 2017, and the couple has one child.

Career

Adele published her two songs which she had recorded for a class project, on an online portal which soon became very successful that led a call from the music label XL Recordings.

In 2008, she released her debut album 19, which brought her numerous awards. She rose to prominence after the release of her second album 21. The album is a certified diamond and held the top position in the US longer than any other album. It sold 31 million copies worldwide and has numerous mentions in the Guinness Book of World Records. The album remained on the top on various charts in the US and UK.

She released her third album 25 in 2015. It became the best selling album and was diamond certified again.

Some of her famous hits include Hello, Someone Like You, Skyfall and Rolling in the deep.

Adele has gone on various concert tours including An Evening with Adele, Adele Live and Adele Live 2016.

She has also made her appearance in TV shows including Later… with Jools Holland, Saturday Night Live, Ugly Betty, Adele at the BBC and Adele Live in New York City.

Adele has garnered a lot of awards and nominations throughout her career. She is the recipient of nine Britt Awards, an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, eighteen Billboard Music Award, five American Music Awards and two Ivor Novello Awards.

Adele Net Worth

Adele’s net worth currently estimates at $165 million. The singer was ranked #20 on the “60 Richest Young People” in the UK’s The Sunday Times in 2012.

House and Cars

She currently resides in an $11 million estate in West Sussex. The mansion is around 20,000 sq ft in area and sits on 25 acres land. The mansion has indoor and outdoor pools, a summer-house, helicopter hangar, a staff cottage, ten bedrooms and ten bathrooms.

She also owns a 6,500 sq ft home in Beverly Hills which she recently purchased for $9.5 million.

The singer owns a Volkswagen Sharan and Porshe Cayenne.

Endorsements

With the fame that Adele has earned, it’s not a surprise that various products wanted to be endorsed by her. However, she turned down millions and millions of endorsement deals.

In a celebrity world, where endorsements are very common, Adele has a reason not to accept any deals. In an interview, she explained that she was approached to endorse everything from books, clothes, food ranges, drink ranges, toys, Apps to candles and fitness ranges.

She said that the endorsement deals just brought in money and fame which made it difficult to accept a life that was not real.

Philanthropy

Adele is known to be one of the humblest celebrities. She performs and contributes to various charities.

In 2007 and 2008, she performed at Little Noise Sessions, and the proceedings went to Mencap, an organisation which works with people with learning disabilities.

In 2009, she performed at a concert to raise money for the Save The Music Foundation charity – Brooklyn Academy of Music, VH1 Divas event.

She gave a free concert for Pride London, a registered charity which arranges LGBT events in London in 2011.

She is also a major contributor to MusiCares and performed at its charity concert. In 2011 and 2012, she donated autographed items for auctions to support MusiCares.

When on tour, Adele requested all backstage visitors to donate a minimum of $20 for the UK charity SANDS, an organisation that supports anyone affected by the death of a baby.

Conclusion

Adele is one of the kindest and humblest people with a gifted voice. She is widely known for her down to earth attitude and inevitably involves in numerous philanthropic activities. The 29-year young singer has just released three albums and has gained wide popularity, thanks to her songwriting skills and her voice. For all we know, this is just a beginning of her journey, and we can’t wait to hear more of her.

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