Adele didn’t take it simple on the sly references in her latest music video for “Simple on Me.”
The 33-year-old singer launched the only final week after a six-year hiatus with an accompanying music video.
Followers had been fast to identify the allusions to the star’s previous songs, with scenes within the video that paid homage to her others.
Folks related her hit songs “Chasing Pavements,” “Howdy” and “Rolling within the Deep” to her latest single, signaling that it’s a visible continuation of the identical storyline.
“Adele chased pavements in her hometown [then walked] to somebody’s home,” wrote one Twitter person in line with the Each day Mail, “[then] constructed a home in rolling within the deep, she moved in that home in hiya and left the home in simple on me.”
“Not solely did Adele transfer out of the ‘hiya’ home however she additionally went again to sitting on the ‘rolling within the deep’ chair in a while,” wrote another person.
Listeners speculated that her leaving the home she constructed is a nod to her latest divorce from ex-husband Simon Konecki. Then, she sits in a chair in “Simple on Me,” doubtlessly one other nod to a chair she as soon as sat in within the video for “Rolling within the Deep,” apparently sitting in the identical room.
The “Simple on Me” video reached 6 million views on YouTube in a mere 4 hours, making it her quickest music video to attain such a feat, beating “Howdy,” which took 13 hours. By the top of the day, the video reached 19 million views and counting.
Adele’s forthcoming album “30” — set to be launched Nov. 19 — will probably be about “internal turmoil,” she revealed final week, in addition to development and rediscovering herself.
Konecki and Adele determined to half methods in 2019 after being married for 2 years and relationship for seven, in addition to sharing 8-year-old son Angelo.
The singer is thought for her heart-wrenching albums and chart-topping ballads, in addition to being the middle of cultural consideration for her excessive weight reduction and cultural appropriation controversy.
In an interview with British Vogue, Adele revealed she works out a number of instances a day and has turn out to be “addicted” to understanding, receiving backlash from well being consultants.
For a similar interview, Adele additionally addressed the 2020 Notting Hill Carnival controversy the place she donned Jamaican flag-print apparel and bantu knots in her hair, which is historically worn by black girls.
“I didn’t learn the f–king room,” she instructed British Vogue.
Now, she’s beginning a brand new chapter, with “30” releasing subsequent month, an ode to her new self post-grieving, with nods to her previous music which have followers anxiously anticipating its drop.