Weirdly, Adele Was the Person Who Most Filled the Kanye West Void for Antics at the Grammys

There’s something to be said for awards shows as they reflect that odious term, “Trump’s America.” At last night’s 59th Annual Grammy Awards, things looked shockingly vanilla in the year 2017 (James Corden as host and clinging desperately to his Carpool Karaoke shtick by bringing it into the audience being …

Adele Brings A More Upbeat Slant to Her Go-To Jilted Ex Theme on “Send My Love (To Your New Lover)”

Adele is one of the strongest cases in point of an artist sticking with what she knows best when it comes to a certain musical shtick–though Beyoncé and Taylor Swift are close seconds in this regard. But for Adele, it’s understandable that wanting to continue to rely on such a …

Adele at the Farm: Xavier Dolan Lends His Style to the Video for “Hello”

After recently directing the claustrophobic, thriller-like love story Tom at the Farm, it’s only natural that prolific director Xavier Dolan would want to continue to stay in the pastoral milieu with his latest work, the video for Adele’s first single from 25, “Hello.” With obvious correlations to Lionel Richie’s 1983 …