The Heartbreaker Who Inspired Adele to Write 21 Has Finally Been…

Ever since Adele became a megastar with her alternately catchy and tear-inducing album 21, we've been trying to identify the man that broke her heart and spurred her to write such excellent fodder for our own weep-fests. At first, we suspected it might be a gentleman named Slinky Sunbeam, but now it turns out to be… » 4/03/12 8:00pm 4/03/12 8:00pm

Is This Guy Adele's Infamous Ex-Boyfriend?

Behind the giddy global adoration of Adele — who deserves every bit of it as far as we're concerned — simmers something a bit darker: a collective "fuck you" to her ex-boyfriend, the chap who broke her heart and, in turn, inspired the music on her album 21, which won six Grammys last night. Who are you, dude? Because… » 2/13/12 3:00pm 2/13/12 3:00pm