2016 Grammy Awards: Adele Explains Her Off-Key Performance, Still Wins in the End

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There’s always a silver lining (of aluminum foil)!

Contrary to conspiracy purporting that Justin Bieber sabotaged Adele‘s performance with his guitar backstage at the Grammys, the “Hello” singer took to Twitter to explain the technical glitch that caused her to sound off-key.

Better yet, Adele had the perfect remedy to cure her post-show woes.

The singer performed “All I Ask” from her latest album 25, which was interrupted when the broadcast’s audio gave out for a few seconds at the top of the song. According to a CBS rep, “There was a brief five-to-eight-second technical issue that was out of our control.”

Adele’s latest album will be eligible for Grammy nominations at next year’s ceremony, so…


Launch the gallery at the top of the page to view photos of Adele on the red carpet of the 2016 Grammy Awards.