Adele announces comeback by teasing fans with new single to arrive next week

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Adele has announced that her comeback single Easy On Me will be released next week.

The pop star teased fans with a short video on Twitter containing the opening bars of the song, which is set to arrive on Friday, October 15.

The black and white clip showed the 33-year-old putting a cassette into a car stereo and driving down a country lane, while pieces of paper fly out of the windows of her car.

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The glimpse of the track resembles the emotive piano ballards the south London singer is known for, however cuts off before any vocals are heard.

It comes after Adele sparked speculation that new music was on the way by updating her social media accounts and website on Monday.

Her Twitter and Instagram pages showed a blue and turquoise pattern with her biography containing a link to her website, which urged fans to sign up for more information.

After fans spotted the change, the hashtag #Adele30 began trending.

It comes after the number 30 appeared on billboards and was projected onto famous landmarks around the world – including in Dubai, Ireland, France, Italy and the US.

The singer hinted her fourth album would be titled 30 in a 2019 post on Instagram, jokingly telling fans: “30 will be a drum and bass record to spite you all.”

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Adele hasn’t released an album since 2015’s 25, but she has confirmed she is working on a new record.

All three of her studio albums so far have been named after the milestone ages she hit during the creative process.

Adele, who headlined Glastonbury festival in 2016, announced her split from charity boss Simon Konecki in April 2019.

Their divorce was finalised in March this year, and they share custody of eight-year-old son Angelo.

Adele is now reportedly dating American sports agent Rich Paul, founder of management company Klutch Sports Group, which represents high-profile basketball stars including LeBron James, Anthony Davis and John Wall.

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