Adele’s new album ‘21’ has had phenomenal global chart success. In the UK ‘21’ is entering its third week at #1 in the official album chart selling over 500,000 copies. ‘Rolling In The Deep’, Adele’s first single from the new album charted at #2 and is currently still in the UK top 5. Adele will also be taking to the stage tonight for her performance at this years Brit Awards.
Adele’s album ‘21’ was recorded mostly in Malibu with the legendary Rick Rubin (Johnny Cash, Jay Z, Red Hot Chilli Peppers) and back in Kensal Rise in London with Paul Epworth (Plan B, Bloc Party, Florence). Adele cites Wanda Jackson, Yvonne Fair, Andrew Bird, Mary J Blige, Mos Def, Elbow, Tom Waits and Kanye West amongst others as key influences on “21”.