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    Thu, 03 Mar 2011 12:53:04

    Adele Scores #1 with 350,000 Units Sold - Her sophomore effort, "21," moved some serious units

    Adele Photos

    • Adele - A wax figure of British singer Adele is unveiled during a photo call at Madame Tussauds in central London on July 3, 2013.
    • Adele - LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 03:  Madame Tussauds unveil waxwork figure of Adele at Madame Tussauds on July 3, 2013 in London, England.
    • Adele - NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 21:  Singer Adele attends a luncheon honoring Rob Stringer as UJA-Federation Music Visionary of 2013 at The Pierre Hotel on June 21, 2013 in New York City.

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    Adele Videos

    • Adele - Send My Love (To Your New Lover)
    • Adele - When We Were Young (Live on SNL)

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    Go Adele! The singer's album 21 soared to the #1 position on Billboard's Top 200 Albums chart with over 350,000 copies sold this week. To date, Adele's 21 is the biggest selling album of 2011. It's a nice, healthy rebound for the sagging record sales that marked early 2011.

    Adele is set to kick off a sold-out tour of North America on May 12th in Washington, DC. Most dates sold out in minutes with venue upgrades needed in Seattle and Los Angeles as well as an additional date added in New York. Adele is the hottest British export there is right now.

    Adele tour dates are below.

    May 12 Washington, DC 9:30 Club
    May 13 Philadelphia, PA Electric Factory
    May 15 Boston, MA House of Blues
    May 16 Montreal, QC Olympia Theater
    May 18 Toronto, ON Kool Haus
    May 19 New York, NY Beacon Theatre
    May 21 New York, NY United Palace Theater
    May 23 Royal Oak, MI Royal Oak Music Theatre
    May 24 Chicago, IL Riviera Theater
    May 26 Minneapolis, MN First Avenue
    May 28 Denver, CO Ogden Theatre
    May 29 Salt Lake City, UT The Depot
    May 31 Vancouver, BC Commodore Ballroom
    June 1 Seattle, WA Paramount
    June 3 Portland, OR Crystal Ballroom
    June 4 San Francisco, CA The Warfield Theatre
    June 8 San Diego, CA Humphreys Concerts by the Bay
    June 9 Los Angeles, CA Palladium
    June 12 Austin, TX Stubbs Waller Creek
    June 15 Dallas, TX House of Blues
    June 17 Atlanta, GA Tabernacle
    June 18 Asheville, NC The Orange Peel
    June 20 Nashville, TN Ryman Auditorium

    Did you score a copy of Adele's 21?

    —Frank TJ Mackey
    03.03.11




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