Anchoring it all together is ADELE’s incredible voice. As immediate as it is undeniable, its power is matched only by her Force 10 personality. «I’ve always liked being the centre of attention, yes," she laughs.
ADELE is from a resolutely
Secondary school proved instructive in as much as it gave ADELE an outlet to «meet all the R&B kids» and «sit around the playground singing." But it was a pretty rough place and pursuing music there was something of a challenge, on account of the fact that ADELE wanted to sing and perform her songs but «the teacher was a bit rubbish. They gave me a really hard time, trying to bribe me, saying that if I wanted to sing I had to play clarinet to sing in the choir. So I left.»