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Adele : The Biography
by Marc Shapiro

Overview - <p>Over the past year, Adele has taken the country by storm, sweeping the 2012 Grammy Awards and taking home six titles, including one for <i>Album of the Year</i>. The British singer-songwriter has been smashing records ever since her 2008 appearance on <i>Saturday Night Live</i> and her 2009 Grammy for <i>Best New Artist</i>.  Read more...

 

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Overview
<p>Over the past year, Adele has taken the country by storm, sweeping the 2012 Grammy Awards and taking home six titles, including one for <i>Album of the Year</i>. The British singer-songwriter has been smashing records ever since her 2008 appearance on <i>Saturday Night Live</i> and her 2009 Grammy for <i>Best New Artist</i>. The success of her second album, <i>21</i>, made her the first living artist since the Beatles to have two top-five hits in both the UK singles and albums charts. The album hit the #1 spot in 18 different countries. In the U.S., <i>21 </i>is the longest running number one album by a female in Billboard history, surpassing Whitney Houston's <i>The Bodyguard</i>. To put it simply, her worldwide success is unmatched.</p><p>
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This one-of-a-kind book will provide answers to fans' burning questions, including:</p><p>
—What was Adele's childhood like as the daughter of a single, teenage mother?</p><p>
—Growing up, who were her biggest inspirations and influences in the music industry?</p><p>
—As someone whose career depends on her voice, what was it like being diagnosed with a vocal cord hemorrhage?</p><p>
—How did canceling her <i>Adele Live</i> tour affect her career?</p><p>
—How did she make the decision to perform at the Grammys, while still recovering from vocal surgery?</p><p>
—And much more!</p><p>
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A must-read for every Adele fan.</p><p>
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  • ISBN: 9781250025159
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press
  • Imprint: St. Martin's Griffin
  • Date: July 2012
  • Seller Statement: Sold by Macmillan Publishers
 
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