Her voice is unreal. And two years before the magnificent Esperanza Spalding beat teen heartthrob Justin Bieber for Best New Artist at the Grammys, Adele did the same to the Jonas Brothers (“the who?,” you ask – which just goes to show how right the Grammy voters are to pick artists over popular performers).
Here is Adele performing a song from her album that came out yesterday:
[h/t to @chrislhayes, who posted the link on his twitter feed]
And here is a remarkable live and acoustic version of her hit, “Chasing Pavements,” from her first album: