With her new album 25 hitting stores on Friday, Adele made her long overdue return to Rockefeller Center last night to serve as the musical guest on Saturday Night Live. For her first appearance on the late-night sketch show in seven years, the UK songstress performed “Hello” and “When We Were Young”. If you missed it, watch both performances below. Spoiler alert: She was jaw-droppingly great.
In related news, Adele is expected to break the one-week US album sales record. According to Billboard, 25 is projected to sell at least 2.5 million copies in its first week of release, surpassing the previous high mark set by N*SYNC in 2000 with the release of No Strings Attached.
“When We Were Young”: