Saturday, June 22, 2024

Adele Withdrawal Causes 2 Unreleased “21” Tracks to Surface on the Web


It’s an illness called Adele withdrawal. And so to slake that thirst, Sony has unofficially released two unknown tracks from Adele’s “21” album. Originally they were pulled off the internet on Tuesday morning. But they’re back, and I guess Sony’s attitude is, why not? The wait for a new Adele album is excruciating. It’s also one of those dilemmas– how to follow up such a monster hit like “21”? Nothing will measure up. Really, she should just put an album covering other people’s songs, and get it over with. But here they are, in the meantime:

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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