Check Out Adele's New Video for 'Send My Love to Your New Lover'

After winning the award for Top Billboard 200 Album, which she accepted in a pre-recorded video from her tour, Adele debuted her new video on the Billboard Music Awards Sunday night, and the visual was as Cocteau Twins-inspired as the gauzy layers of harmonies that define the song.


It was simple: a hundred ethereal Adeles, dancing atop each other in a diaphanous floral dress; it’s the best song on 25, and for early 4AD fanatics—that is, the label that released the Cocteau Twins’s catalogue—the homage is clear, and direct. It’s simple, but ghostly, and as that band proved for decades, it’s all you really need.



I need that dress on my body.