This Adele song was originally 15 minutes long

This Adele song was originally 15 minutes long

Adele was told that everyone loves her but no radio station will play a 15-minute song. 


On Friday, 19 November, Adele released her highly-anticipated album, '30', after six years. 

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The album broke major records across the world and is currently number one on iTunes and Spotify. 

One of her new songs on the album, 'I Drink Wine', was originally 15 minutes long. 

READ: Adele releases track list for her upcoming album ‘30’

In an interview with Rolling Stone, Adele said, "[The label] was like, 'Listen, everyone loves you, but no one's playing a 15-minute song on radio.'"

Will you listen to a 15-minute song? 

Oprah Winfrey's sitdown interview with Adele and her concert, 'Adele: One Night Only' will air on Monday 22 November at 19:30 on M-Net (DStv 101).

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