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“The thing at the moment is Adele. She is a little too fat, but she has a beautiful face and a divine voice.” – Karl Lagerfeld
With the Grammys right around the corner, everyone is talking about Adele.
The singer’s eagerly awaited return to the stage on Feb. 12 will mark her first public performance since vocal cord surgery in November. The British pop star, 23, is also a favorite to sweep the six categories for which she is nominated, including album of the year for 21.
But in this week’s cover story, PEOPLE goes inside Adele’s private world, chronicling how she triumphed over the heartbreak that inspired her emotional songs, a broken home and almost losing her voice.
PHOTOS: Adele’s Hollywood Fan Club
“She got to where she is through sheer hard work,” says Arthur Boulton, her teacher at London’s BRIT School.
She also succeeded by being true to herself. While Karl Lagerfeld recently called the singer “a little too fat,” Adele has always embraced her curves, and seems determined not to bend to body bullies.
“I’ve never wanted to look like models on the cover of magazines,” she says. “I represent the majority of women and I’m very proud of that.”
He is devilishly handsome, extremely intelligent, wildly talented and down right charming, so why wouldn’t Bradley Cooper be crowned PEOPLE Magazine’s 2011 Sexiest Man Alive? [read more]
I don’t get why people think Bradley Cooper stole Ryan Goslings title as the Sexiest Man Alive! Personally I think Bradley is hunky, hairy and all MAN. He well deserved the title. Although Ryan is now buffing up I still see him as that little scrawny boy from Breaker High.