by Tolu Orekoya
Soul singer extraordinaire 24-year-old Adele is expecting her first child, she announced on Friday June 29. On her website. The posting read:
I’m delighted to announce that Simon and I are expecting our first child together. I wanted you to hear the news direct from me, obviously we’re over the moon and very excited but please respect our privacy at this precious time. Yours always, Adele xx
The ‘Rolling in the Deep’ singer met her boyfriend and current partner Simon Konecki, 36, last year in the UK and the two have been dating ever since. He has a 5-year-old child from a previous relationship.