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Adele Is Getting Divorced

She separated from Simon Konecki earlier this year
By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 13, 2019 5:30 AM CDT
Updated Sep 13, 2019 6:21 AM CDT
Adele arrives at the 59th annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.   (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
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(Newser) – Adele has filed for divorce from longtime partner Simon Konecki, five months after she announced their separation. The filing was made in California, where the 31-year-old British singer and the 45-year-old Konecki have a home, the Guardian reports. Adele and Konecki, who got married in 2016, first got together in 2011. Their son, Angelo, was born in 2012. In a statement issued after the separation, her reps said the pair "are committed to raising their son together lovingly." A source tells US Weekly that "their relationship evolved and they became more like friends than lovers." "They're disappointed, but it just didn’t work out," the insider says. (Read more Adele stories.)

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