Adele is awesome. FACT. She's wowed the nation with her HUGE voice, she's won countless awards, and she's even bagged herself a Bond theme. As she celebrates the birth of her son, we look back on the star over the years - with particular reference to her unfaltering dedication to big hair and lashings of eyeliner.
Adele performing on stage at the Union Chapel
Adele performing in concert at the Bloomsbury Ballroom
British singer-songwriter Adele poses for a portrait
Adele holds the best female pop vocal performance and best new artist award...
Adele arrives at the Glamour Women of the Year Awards
Adele performs at the VH1 Divas show
Adele poses for a portrait
British singer Adele arrives at the Echo Music Awards
Adele arriving at the MTV Video Music Awards
Adele arriving for the 2011 Barclaycard Mercury Music Prize
Adele arriving at the 54th Annual Grammy Awards
Adele accepts her Grammy award for record of the year for Rolling in the Deep
Adele at the Brit Awards
Adele at the 2013 Grammy Awards with her award for Skyfall
Adele arrives at the 2013 Oscars