Adele has hinted that she will have a baby with Rich Paul next year.
The Grammy winner sparked rumors the 40-year-old sports agent popped the question when she showed off a dazzling teardrop sparkle on her ring finger at the BRIT Awards earlier this week.
However, the “Easy On Me” singer — who has Angelo, nine, with ex-husband Simon Konecki — is keeping people guessing about her alleged engagement.
She told ‘The Graham Norton Show’: “If I was, would I tell anyone if I was or not?”
The 33-year-old singer has been dating Rich since September 2021.
The ‘Chasing Pavements’ singer recently made headlines after canceling her planned Las Vegas residency the day before opening night, with an insider claiming it was a rift with her boyfriend. .
The source told the New York Daily News, “There’s trouble in heaven. That’s why she can’t play.”
However, Adele later told fans in an Instagram statement announcing her BRIT Awards appearance that Rich – who was not present at the ceremony – was “sending love”.
During her chat with Graham, Adele also promised fans that the delayed ‘Weekends with Adele’ residency would take place before the end of 2022, and admitted it had to happen this year as she had ‘plans’ for it. ‘next year.
The ‘Hello’ hitmaker then suggested: “Imagine if I have to cancel because I’m having a baby!”
She said: “We are now working on our a****, but I don’t want to announce a new set of dates until I know everything is definitely ready.
“The sooner I can announce the better, but I just can’t in case we’re not ready in time. It’s happening absolutely 100 per cent this year.
“It has to happen this year because I have plans for next year.”
“Chasing Pavements” is keen to add to her offspring, but admitted motherhood has been exhausting.
She said: “I need a while to recharge my batteries and I would like to have more children – I just feel like I caught up on my sleep from nine years ago when I had my son.”
‘The Graham Norton Show’, Friday 11 February BBC One 10.35pm and available on BBC iPlayer.
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