March 10, 1987 in Sunderland
London, United Kingdom
Adele Emily Sandé better known as Emeli Sandé,is a British recording artist and songwriter of Zambian an Scottish decent. She was first noticed when featuring on the track "Diamond Rings" by rapper Chipmunk (2009). It reached the top ten on the UK Singles Chart. Another collaboration followed but her big breakthrough song soon came called "Read All About It" with Professor Green. She is a prolific songwriter and has penned many songs for X Factor stars like Leona Lewis, Susan Boyle and Alesha Dixon.