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Adele : the Biography.

Author: Chas Newkey-Burden
Publisher: London : John Blake, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The compelling life story of the Grammy-winning soul singer Adele's soulful voice, catchy hits, and vulnerable personality have won her critical acclaim and huge popularity. She has topped the charts in 18 countries--but who is she? What is the truth of the tempestuous life that has so influenced her heartbreaking tracks? How did she overcome the challenges that threatened to derail her career? This compelling book  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Newkey-Burden, Chas.
Adele : The Biography.
London : John Blake, ©2012
Named Person: Adele; Adele
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Chas Newkey-Burden
ISBN: 9781843588931 1843588935
OCLC Number: 773565579
Description: 1 online resource (233 pages)
Contents: Cover; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; chapter one: baby blue; chapter two: brit pop; chapter three: the hometown hero; chapter four: 19; chapter five: an american dream; chapter six: the golden key; chapter seven: someone like us; chapter eight: fame's many faces; acknowledgements.

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The compelling life story of the Grammy-winning soul singer Adele's soulful voice, catchy hits, and vulnerable personality have won her critical acclaim and huge popularity. She has topped the charts in 18 countries--but who is she? What is the truth of the tempestuous life that has so influenced her heartbreaking tracks? How did she overcome the challenges that threatened to derail her career? This compelling book traces her story from her childhood in London, where she began singing at the age of four. During her teenage years she wrote her own music and attended the BRIT school, alongside th.

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