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Glasgow has been named the vinyl collecting capital of the UK
vinyl collecting capital of the UK, according to a new study.Up to 32 per cent of the UK’s vinyl collectors live in the Scottish city, The Royal Mint found via DJ Mag.The study also discovered that Glasgow was followed closely by the North East of England in boasting the most record collectors in the nation, with 25 per cent of vinyl collectors living there.It comes after vinyl record sales in 2021 were at the highest they’ve been in 30 years, despite widely publicised issues with backlogs and delays.According to figures from the British Phonographic Industry (BPI), more than five million vinyl records were sold last year, an 8 per cent increase on 2020. It marked the 14th year in a row that the format has increased sales, with vinyl records making up 23 per cent of all albums sold.The biggest-selling vinyl album of 2021 was ABBA‘s comeback record ‘Voyage’, while Adele‘s huge ’30’ and Sam Fender‘s ‘Seventeen Going Under’ – NME’s Album Of The Year – also sold big on wax.Campaigns such as LoveRecordStores, Record Store Day and National Album Day also helped rally sales for independent record shops and specialist chains.Earlier this year, it was also reported that vinyl sales in the UK look set to overtake CDs.Vinyl albums brought in £135.6million in 2021 (up 23.2 per cent year-on-year) compared to £150.1million in CD sales (down 3.9 per cent year-on-year).
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Adele fesses up on engagement rumours to Rich Paul in most Adele way: ‘I’ve never been in love like this’
Adele has given a rare glimpse into her private life, saying she has ‘never been in love like this’ and is ‘obsessed’ with her American sports agent boyfriend Rich Paul.The singer, who shares son Angelo with her ex-husband Simon Konecki, confirmed her relationship with Rich in September 2021.Adele remained pretty tight-lipped on her new romance initially, but now it seems she’s ready to shout about her love for Rich from the rooftops – and she’s totally down to get married again.Starring on the cover of the October 2022 issue of Elle UK and its American counterpart, Elle US, the Hello hitmaker looks stunning while posing in a white coat.Other shots show the Grammy winner wearing a series of glamorous dresses, including a yellow satin number with a high slit, with her long blonde locks styles in effortless waves.Chatting to the publication about 40-year-old Rich – who is the founder of management company Klutch Sports Group, which represents high-profile basketball stars including LeBron James, Anthony Davis and John Wall – she said: ‘I’ve never been in love like this. I’m obsessed with him.’When asked if she wants to get married again, Adele didn’t hesitate to say yes: ‘Yes, absolutely’, before responding to engagement rumours in the most Adele way possible.‘Well! Well.
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