By News Desk
Grammy award winner, Adkins Adele and her husband, Simon Konecki, have separated, three years after their marriage.
Konecki, who is the water charity executive, and the Adele met in 2011 and later married five years later; a courtship that produced a son.
The British singer has chattered several records in the industry which has made experts in the industry rate her as the most successful singer-songwriters of all time.
Adele’s representative disclosed their separation yesterday admitting that the 30 year old singer and her husband, before the breakup, agreed to raise the child together.
“Adele and her partner have separated. They are committed to raising their son together lovingly. As always they ask for privacy. There will be no further comment,” a spokesman for Adele said in a statement.
Adele shot to fame in 2008 with her debut album ’19’, lauded for its combination of soulful vocals and confessional lyrics.
Her last album, ’25’, released in 2015, broke U.S. and British records by becoming the fastest-selling album of all time. She became the first person in the history of the Grammy awards to win the top three awards twice.
U.S. media reported in March this year that Adele had visited a recording studio in New York, raising speculation that a new album would surface soon.