Grammys 2016: Adele, Kendrick Lamar to perform

By: The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) Hello, it's Adele, and she's performing at next month's Grammy Awards. The Recording Academy told The Associated Press on Wednesday that the British singer, leading nominee Kendrick Lamar, the Weeknd and Little Big Town will perform at the Feb.

Adele destroyed 2015

On a purely anecdotal, human level, we all had an Adele-shaped hole in our hearts last year. As soon as word came that the 27-year-old British singer was plotting a new album, an almost-audible sigh swept across the Internet.

Record industry looks to Adele’s “25” for year-end boost

By: The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Hello, it's Adele, and she's going to give the music industry a much-needed boost this year with "25." The singer's hotly anticipated album is projected to sell over a million units in its debut week after it is released Friday, helping the ailing record business in the final quarter of the year.

Adele details new album, “25,” quarter-life crisis

Where there's smoke, there's fire. Lately, there's been enough smoke from camp Adele to make your eyes water. Most recently, Reverb reported a snippet of a new Adele song had likely been teased on a commercial for "X Factor," our first taste of new material in the four years since her last album, "21." Since releasing "21," the British songstress has won several Grammys and an Oscar for her song featured on the recent James Bond flick, "Skyfall." Now, Adele has released a progress report on her social media detailing fans on her forthcoming album, "25." True to the album's title, Adele's note reads like a diary page written from the tail-end of a quarter-life crisis: I haven't got time to hold on to the crumbs of my past like I used to.