Knowledge Identifier: +Adele_(singer)
Adele was offered a recording contract from XL Recordings after a friend posted her demo on Myspace in 2006
At the 2009 Grammy awards, Adele received the awards for Best New Artist and Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
During the 2010 "CMT Artists of the Year" special, Adele performed a widely publicised duet of Lady Antebellum's "Need You Now" with Darius Rucker
It has been confirmed by her publicist that Adele's new record will be released in 2014
In 2017, she described Beyoncé as a particular inspiration, calling her album "Lemonade" "so monumental"