The cover star didn’t mince words when talking about the original iteration of the show, which was supposed to start in January and end in April 2022.
Adele canceled all production just a day before the shows started, meaning some audience members were already in Vegas.
“I was so excited about those shows. It was devastating,” the “Hello” singer shared.
But, “there just wasn’t a soul to it,” she told Elle. “The staging wasn’t right. It was very disconnected from me and my band, and it lacked intimacy. And maybe I tried too hard to give him those things in such an environment. control.
Adele said the “first two months were really, really difficult” after the cancellation because she “was embarrassed”.
“But it made my self-confidence grow, because it was a very brave thing to do,” she continued. “And I don’t think many people would have done what I did. I’m very proud of myself for meeting my artistic needs.
The singer has previously defended her decision to cancel the shows, despite enduring “brutal” backlash.
“I really felt everyone’s disappointment and I was devastated and scared to let them down,” Adele said. BBC Radio 4’s “Desert Island Records” in July. “I thought I could put it together and make it work and I couldn’t, and I stand by that decision.”
And to the delight of his fans, the artist recently announced his residency would resume where Nov. 18 and until March 25, 2023.