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British music queen and international superstar Adele is due down under next month. With five awards in 2017, she has now won a total of 15 Grammys, and Kiwi fans will really spoilt rotten. S
Adele has reportedly rejected endorsement deals worth £40 million for the sake of her son. Family is extremely important to Adele. She said she could be having endorsement deals every day of the week.
The 28-year-old pop superstar is doing all she can to ensure four-year-old son Angelo - whom she has with long-term partner Simon Konecki, 42, - is kept out of the limelight by shunning attempts for her to promote family-friendly products and is also said to have turned down a hefty sum of money to feature her family in a reality TV series.
Her planned tour of New Zealand is from March 23 - March 26 at Mt Smart in Auckland. After tickets sold out it was announced she may hold another show.
Any fans who missed out on purchasing pre-sale tickets to Adele in Auckland shouldn't despair just yet. Adele has announced she will perform a second Auckland tour date, concert promoters confirmed on Wednesday morning.
On Tuesday afternoon, pre-sale tickets to the British Grammy winner's one-off Mt Smart concert sold out in under 15 minutes.
"Given the overwhelming ticket demand, Live Nation can now confirm that global superstar Adele will perform a second Auckland concert on Saturday March 25, 2017 at Mt Smart Stadium," promoters announced in a press release