Both critics and fans have lauded Adele’s powerful new single, with Metro.co.uk praising its ‘unflinching honesty’ which ‘hits harder than anything she’s presented us with before’. The stunning ballad, which reflects on the singer’s divorce from husband Simon Konecki, was released at midnight, and represents the first piece of new music in five years. However, even this handicap isn’t sufficient https://www.wikipedia.org/ to stop “Three Lions”, first released in 1996, returning to the top slot each time England looks like winning an international tournament, because of the millions of plays the track gets. The rise of Spotify, YouTube and viral platforms such as TikTok means the Top 40 now reveals the most-played songs of the week, whether through individual selection or algorithmically-compiled playlists.
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