Penny Adkins is an English famed personality who is best known as the mother of Adele. She is an English singer and songwriter. She is one of the world’s best-selling music artists, with sales of over 120 million records.
After graduating in arts from the BRIT School in 2006, Adele signed a record deal with XL Recordings. In 2007, she received the Brit Award for Rising Star and won the BBC Sound of 2008 poll. Her debut album, 19, was released in 2008.
It is certified 8× platinum in the UK and triple platinum in the US. The album contains her first song, “Hometown Glory”, written when she was just 16, which is based on her home suburb of West Norwood in London.
An appearance she made on Saturday Night Live in late 2008 boosted her career in the US. At the 2009 Grammy Awards, Adele won the awards for Best New Artist and Best Female Pop Vocal Performance. Tune in bio and explore more about Penny Adkins’s Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Daughter, Husband, Body Measurements, Net Worth, Family, Career and many more Facts about her.
Who is Penny Adkins?
Penny Adkins is best known as the mother of famous singer, Adele. She released her second studio album, 21, in 2011.
The album was critically well-received and surpassed the success of her debut, earning numerous awards in 2012, among them a record-tying six Grammy Awards, including Album of the Year; the Brit Award for British Album of the Year; and the American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Album.
In 2012, Adele released the single “Skyfall”, which she co-wrote and recorded for the James Bond film of the same name.
Moreover, Penny holds British nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity.
Penny Adkins Height & Weight
How tall is Penny Adkins? She stands at a height of 5 ft 5 in tall or else 1.65 m or 165 cm. She weighs around 55 Kg or 121 lbs. She has beautiful dark brown eyes and has blonde hair. What is the body measurements of Penny Adkins? Her body measurements are 34-28-40 inches. She wears a bra cup size of 34 A.
Penny Adkins Wiki/Biography
|Real Name||Penny Adkins|
|Age||58 years old (As of 2021)|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches|
|Bra Cup Size||34 A|
|Net Worth||$3 million, as of 2021|
Penny Adkins Husband
Penny Adkins is married with Marc Evan. He is of Welsh race. Couple is also blessed with a daughter named, Adele Laurie Blue Adkins.
Penny Adkins Facts
Penny Adkins’s husband, Evans left when Adele was two, and she was brought up by her mother.
She began singing at age four and asserts that she became obsessed with voices.
In 1997, nine-year-old Adele and her mother, who by then had found work as a furniture maker and an adult-learning activities organiser, relocated to Brighton on the south coast of England.
In 1999, she and her mother moved back to London; first to Brixton, then to the neighbouring district of West Norwood in south London, which is the subject of her first song “Hometown Glory”.
She spent much of her youth in Brockwell Park where she would play the guitar and sing to friends, which she recalled in her 2015 song “Million Years Ago”.
She stated, “It has quite monumental moments of my life that I’ve spent there, and I drove past it [in 2015] and I just literally burst into tears. I really missed it.”
Adele graduated from the BRIT School for Performing Arts & Technology in Croydon in May 2006, where she was a classmate of Leona Lewis and Jessie J.
Adele credits the school with nurturing her talent even though, at the time, she was more interested in going into A&R and hoped to launch other people’s careers.