After breaking streaming records on Spotify and Apple Music with the release of More Life , Drake also managed to achieve another feat: meeting Sade Adu. The music icon and neo-soul pioneer, now 58, is known for avoiding the spotlight and keeping private about her offstage life, but she made an exception for the rapper's show last night in London. The Toronto native and his mom even got to snap a rare photo with the singer. Sade looks like she hasn't aged a day, sporting her classic hoops, winged liner and ponytail. Two very important ladies in my life. A post shared by champagnepapi champagnepapi on Mar 20, at pm PDT. During the show, she mingled with model Winnie Harlow, Trey Songz and other attendees in the crowd.
Born in Ibadan , Nigeria, but brought up in Essex , England, Sade gained modest recognition as a fashion designer and part-time model, prior to joining the band Pride in the early s. After gaining attention as a performer, she formed the band Sade, and secured a recording contract with Epic Records in The band then released the album Diamond Life a year later, which became one of the best-selling albums of the era, and the best-selling debut ever by a British female vocalist. In late , they released Promise , which was also a resounding critical and commercial success, topping the UK Albums Chart and becoming the band's first album to debut atop the Billboard It later earned quadruple platinum certification in the U. Their following two releases, 's Stronger Than Pride and 's Love Deluxe , were also critically and commercially successful; however, the band would go on hiatus after the birth of Sade's child, while the singer experienced widespread media coverage during the period for unsubstantiated claims of mental health and addiction issues. After a spell of eight years without an album, which came after Sade appeared in the film Absolute Beginners , the band reunited in , and released Lovers Rock in The album departed from the jazz-inspired inflections of their previous work, featuring mellower sounds and pop compositions, and was critically praised, earning the group the Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album. The band would then undergo another term of hiatus, not producing music for another ten years until the release of Soldier of Love.
All Rights Reserved. Powered by WordPress. H elen Folasade Adu, also known, simply as Sade is 60 years old today. The ageless beauty is one of the great fixtures in popular music. Known for her deeply personal songs and low profile in the world of celebrity, Sade is an international treasure. Originally a fashion model, she dropped her first album in when she was 25 years old. From to today, Sade would only release six albums and she is famously reclusive. You have to dig hard to find out about her personal life. Beforehand I was living my little anonymous life.
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