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The Duchess of Sussex' father, Thomas Markle, has branded her appearance on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' "embarrassing" and insisted she should never have taken part in a comedy sketch for the programme.Meghan was interviewed by her friend on an episode of the US daytime programme which aired on Thursday (18.11.21) and she also took part in a sketch where she drank from a baby's bottle, claimed to have healing powers and impersonated a cat while out shopping, and Thomas Markle has insisted his estranged daughter shouldn't have gone on the show because it isn't appropriate for her position in the British royal family.
Adele has announced a Las Vegas residency at the Colosseum inside the world-famous Caesars Palace Hotel.
After much speculation over the 'Can I Get It' singer landing a stint in Sin City, including allegedly getting advice from Celine Dion, the 33-year-old Grammy-winner has now confirmed the 'Weekends with Adele' residency, which will kick off on January 21, 2022.
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Adele reunites with influential teacher
Adele wept while filming her UK TV special after it was revealed an influential old teacher was in the audience.The 'Easy on Me' singer had to halt filming of 'An Audience With Adele' - which was filmed at the London Palladium earlier this month and will air in the UK on Sunday (21.11.21) night - after she grew emotional when she was reunited by her old tutor from Chestnut Grove School in Balham, south London.
And “only fans that have received a unique code will have the chance to purchase tickets for performances on a first-come, first-served basis."
'My Heart Will Go On' hitmaker Celine played in the US city during a record-breaking four-year run between 2003 and 2007 before returning to perform in Vegas from 2011 to 2019.
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And a source recently claimed: "Adele adores Celine. When they met she asked all about how she manages the workload.
Adele, Queen Of Music, Harnesses Her Power And Gets Spotify To Stop Shuffling Albums By Default
When Adele makes waves about how we listen to her music, we listen. On November 19, news broke that she had requested Spotify to remove their default shuffle option from albums on their service. She took to Twitter to announce that Spotify's decision was a result of her, with the streaming giant tweeting back to her, "anything for you"So, when the notoriously private musician makes waves about how we listen to her music, we listen.
"Celine was happy to help and recommend Vegas. Adele wants to be near her LA home so it's a great option."
The 'Easy On Me' hitmaker's latest LP, '30', just broke several records, including becoming the top-selling album in the US after three days.
The 'Hometown Glory' hitmaker smashed a record previously held by Taylor Swift's 'evermore' - which sold 462,000 copies in the first week - by selling more than 500,000 copies of her new LP in the first few days of release.
According to Billboard, stats from MRC Data revealed the new album - which contains songs such as 'I Drink Wine’ and ‘My Little Love’ - takes the title of this year’s biggest individual week of sales, beating the record set by Taylor’s re-released version of 'Red', 'Red (Taylor’s Version)', which dropped on 12 November and sold 396,000 copies by the week ending November 18.
It is expected to hit number one on the Billboard chart - when it is announced on December 4 - and would therefore become the hitmaker’s third album to do so Stateside, after 2015’s ‘25’ and 2011’s ‘21’.
Adele’s promotion of her album has led her to do two television specials - one on CBS, which featured a performance and a heartfelt interview with Oprah Winfrey, airing on November 14 in the US, and another on ITV in the UK, with the star answering questions from the star-studded crowd.
The latter, titled ‘An Audience with Adele’, featured a host of famous faces in the audience, such as her good pal and comedian Alan Carr.
Adele announces Las Vegas residency beginning in January .
Adele has announced an exclusive residency in the Colosseum of Las Vegas' Caesars Palace Hotel, beginning Friday, January 21, 2022. Titled Weekends With Adele, the singer will perform two shows each weekend through Saturday, April 16, 2022 (see full list of dates below) for a total of 12 weeks. The long-rumoured announcement comes on the heels of the singer's fourth studio album, 30, on Columbia Records, which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 this week with by far the year's biggest first-week numbers, around 839,000 units. It is debuted at No.