WATCH: Adele Gets Her MBE From Prince Charles

Adele gets her MBE (AP Images)

Adele gets her MBE (AP Images)

Today, the popular singing star Adele went to Buckingham Palace to receive an MBE for services to music. Her most notable service being to sell bucketloads of her two albums to date—”19″ and “21”—all over the world.

The latter has even been named as Amazon’s best-selling album of all time.

You can see her with her medal above, and there’s also this footage of the ceremony, in which she shares a silent joke with Prince Charles:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=ubhHnN2peEY

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Fraser McAlpine

Fraser McAlpine

Fraser is a British writer, broadcaster and the the author of the book Stuff Brits Like. He is Anglophenia's resident Brit blogger, having written BBC Radio 1's Chart Blog, the Top of the Pops website, and for NME, the Guardian and elsewhere. Favorite topics include slang, Doctor Who and cramming as much music into Anglophenia as he can manage. He invites you to join him on Twitter: @csi_popmusic
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