Posts tagged "Adele"

Adele’s Record Label: Her Next Album “May Not Come For Some Years”

Although Adele's recent Bond theme "Skyfall" has been keeping us sated as we await new tunes from the soulful chanteuse, her label, XL Recordings, released some bad news via a New York Times article earlier today (October 17). While reporting on their 2011 earnings — XL took in $67 million in …
By: Sam Lansky / October 17, 2012

Whatcha Say: Adele’s “Skyfall,” Bieber’s Barf & The Nicki Vs. Mariah Drama Got Our Readers Talking

Over the past week, Adele's James Bond theme song "Skyfall" was released, Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey got into an apparent cat fight on the set of American Idol, Bruno Mars unveiled a new single, Christina Aguilera revealed her Lotus album cover and Chris Brown got hammered …
By: Robbie Daw / October 5, 2012

Adele’s James Bond Theme “Skyfall”: Review Revue

As with most things surrounding James Bond, the details of Adele's Skyfall theme song were kept top secret — until earlier this week. Last night the much-awaited soundtrack offering premiered in full and hit iTunes, and it's pretty much soared to #1 within a matter of hours all around the world.
By: Robbie Daw / October 5, 2012

Adele’s “Skyfall”: Hear The Full James Bond Theme

Adele's Skyfall theme is finally here! It was supposed to premiere at precisely 7:07 p.m. ET (0:07 a.m. in London town, get it?) tonight (October 4), but as these things often do, it leaked early. And while we need to give it a few more listens before we decide to bestow it with an …
By: Carl Williott / October 4, 2012

Adele’s ‘Skyfall’ Theme: Hear A 90-Second Preview

Can't wait until October 4 at the precise time of 7:07 p.m. ET to hear Adele's "Skyfall"? No worries! A 90-second snippet of her James Bond theme has surfaced. And from this tiny sample, it's very Bond-y, both sultry and grand. It starts with minimal piano accompaniment and a clean guitar line, …
By: Carl Williott / October 1, 2012

Adele’s “Skyfall” Cover Artwork & Premiere Date Revealed

Hot on the heels of Adele's confirmation via Twitter that she is indeed recording the theme song for the upcoming James Bond film Skyfall, a press release today offered way more details about the upcoming single — including a premiere date of Friday, October 5 at 12:07 a.m. BT (that's Thursday, October 4 …
By: Sam Lansky / October 1, 2012

Adele (Finally) Confirms Paul Epworth-Written ‘Skyfall’ Theme

After months of speculation and suspect reports, Adele has finally confirmed that the rumors are true — the record-breaking superstar has recorded the theme song for the new James Bond film Skyfall. As originally reported, the song, which shares the film's title, was co-written and produced by her frequent production partner …
By: Sam Lansky / October 1, 2012

The 10 Best James Bond Songs (Until Adele’s 007 ‘Skyfall’ Theme Drops)

Rumor has it the producers of the next James Bond film, Skyfall, have only one diva in their sights for the sure-to-be-blockbuster theme song: multiple-Grammy-winner Adele! Nothing has been officially confirmed by either camp, but we think the platinum 21 songbird is an ideal fit for the classic James Bond motif. Not only …
By: John Hamilton / October 1, 2012

Adele Rocks The ‘Rolling Stone’ “Women Who Rock” Cover

Last year and up to her massive Grammy wins, Adele was everywhere. But lately, the Brit powerhouse has given our ears a much-needed break from her overplayed (but still wonderful) tunes. But now that she's returning with the sure-to-be-epic 007 theme "Let The Sky Fall" this November, it's about time we re-upped on the …
By: X. Alexander / September 29, 2012

Whatcha Say: Christina Aguilera’s “Your Body” Video & Rihanna’s “Diamonds” Got Our Readers Talking

Over the past week, Christina Aguilera premiered her "Your Body" video, Lil Wayne turned 30, Rihanna and Ke$ha released their new singles, Kelly Clarkson performed an Adele cover live and No Doubt returned with their new album Push And Shove. Our readers took to their keyboards to spout …
By: Robbie Daw / September 28, 2012

Kelly Clarkson Covers Adele: Watch Her Take On “Someone Like You”

Kelly Clarkson treated her Aussie fans to a cover of Adele's "Someone Like You" on Monday (September 24). And the former American Idol winner knew that even for her it would be a daunting task. "I've actually been avoiding this song," she told the crowd, "because Adele might be one of the …
By: Carl Williott / September 26, 2012

Adele’s James Bond Theme “Let The Sky Fall” To Drop In October: Report

Adele has finished up "Let The Sky Fall," the theme to the new James Bond film Skyfall, and it will be released in October, according to Showbiz 411. The site claims to have heard snippets of the song and calls it "classic 007...an ominous, dramatic ballad." The theme would mark Adele's …
By: Carl Williott / September 26, 2012

Adele Confirmed For James Bond ‘Skyfall’ Theme Song?

Rumor has it that Adele has recorded the theme song for the upcoming James Bond installment Skyfall — and she may even have teamed up with her "Rolling In the Deep" producer Paul Epworth for the track. According to Contactmusic, Adele's involvement is officially confirmed after months of rumors.
By: Sam Lansky / September 17, 2012

Nicki Minaj’s Political Verse & The MTV Video Music Awards: The Hype Index

Welcome back to the Hype Index, our Soundbytes segment that manages to squeeze an entire week of music news into one very opinionated list. Stevie Wonder and Nicki Minaj started off September in hot water, while Madonna and Elton John reportedly hugged it out. The MTV Video Music Awards turned 28, …
By: Erika Brooks Adickman / September 7, 2012

Adele’s ’21’ Passes The Run Of Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’ In The Top 10

This week sees three new albums debut in the upper echelon of the Billboard Top 200, while three older titles also re-enter the Top 10 — including Adele's unstoppable 21. Seven days ago the London singer's sophomore LP dropped out of the upper tier of the chart for the first time in its 78-week …
By: Robbie Daw / September 5, 2012

Taylor Swift, One Direction & Will.i.am Reach For The Stars: The Hype Index

Welcome back to the Hype Index, our Soundbytes segment that condenses the week in pop into one very opinionated list. This week our favorite artists were pelted with boos (ahem, Madonna) and unfounded rumors (ahem, Adele). We also got wind of some exciting releases on the way from One Direction and …
By: Erika Brooks Adickman / August 31, 2012

Did Adele Secretly Get Married? No.

Early Wednesday (Aug. 30), the internet was abuzz that Adele had secretly married her longtime boyfriend, after she appeared to be wearing a wedding ring in the above photo from the cover of the latest issue of Life & Style. Alas, it was just a ring, as the Grammy winner took to Twitter to respond to …
By: Carl Williott / August 30, 2012

Trey Songz Tops Album Chart, Adele’s ’21’ Finally Falls Out Of Top 10 In Its 79th Week

With each successive studio album, Trey Songz has inched closer and closer to nabbing a #1 album. The smooth crooner finally achieves that goal with his fifth outing, the aptly-titled Chapter V, which sold 135,000 copies in its first week. It's just one of four new releases that crash the Top 10 as …
By: Robbie Daw / August 29, 2012

2 Chainz Tops Album Chart, Adele’s ’21’ Has Nearly Passed ‘Thriller’s Stay In Top 10

Despite so-so reviews, 2 Chainz sees his debut solo album Based On A T.R.U. Story unseat the latest NOW compilation to grab the peak position on the Billboard Top 200. The Georgia MC's LP sold 147,000 copies, which was more than enough to outpace new releases from Insane Clown Posse (their Mighty …
By: Robbie Daw / August 22, 2012

Idolator’s Hottest 30 Under 30: 6-1

We've reached the end of our Hottest 30 Under 30 list today (as if you couldn't tell by the heat emanating from your computer screen). This week we've tipped our hats to the young artists making their mark on the music scene right now. So far we've celebrated everything from a glitter bomb and …
By: Erika Brooks Adickman / August 10, 2012
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