Adele recalls being ‘devastated’ and ‘embarrassed’ by her divorce

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After a seven-year hiatus the singer has made her musical comeback with her new single, Easy On Me. (PHOTO: Instagram / @adele)
After a seven-year hiatus the singer has made her musical comeback with her new single, Easy On Me. (PHOTO: Instagram / @adele)

It's been seven years since she last released new music and in that time she’s lost nearly 50kg, overcome the crippling anxiety that once ruled her life and gone through a divorce.

A lot has changed in the world too in those seven years. Back when her album 25 was released, TikTok didn’t yet exist, Twitter had just replaced the star symbol with a heart “like” and Instagram feeds were still in chronological order.

Now there are Instagram stories – and Adele surprised and delighted her fans when she took to the platform recently and played a clip of her first single, Easy on Me, during her first live stream.

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