LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Fans have waited three years for new music from Adele and on Friday their prayers were answered.
The Grammy winner just released a gorgeous music video for her new single, “Hello,” off her highly-anticipated new album, “25.” It’s the follow-up to her monumental album “21,” which ranked number one on the Billboard 200 chart for 24 weeks – more than any other album released by a female artist.READ MORE: Report: US Rep. Karen Bass To Run For LA Mayor
Adele is calling “25” a “make-up” album, an expected, but nonetheless fiery, next step from the break-up themes that dominated her past hits. It will be available for purchase on Nov. 20.
The 27-year-old says she’s gone through vast changes in her life since the songs she released as a 19-year-old. She’s taken a career hiatus since the birth of her first child in 2012.
She released this letter to fans on Twitter Wednesday. She said of her career break: “I’m sorry it took so long, but you know, life happened.”READ MORE: On First Day Pfizer's Booster Available For Eligible Adults In LA County, Few Have Turned Up For The Shot
“I was struggling to write my record, so it all slowed down,” she told BBC Radio 2 on Friday. “Obviously, I took a bit of time off because I became a mum. Then when I thought I was ready to start writing I wasn’t. So I took some more time off. And then I was ready. So a couple of times I thought I’d dried up.”MORE NEWS: Man Allegedly Tried To Run Over Members Of A Fairfax Synagogue With His Car Wednesday
Looking at the early reviews, it’s clear Adele is far from dried up.