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'19' going on superstar

British singer Adele begins her new tour with a sold-out show at the Somerville Theatre. British singer Adele begins her new tour with a sold-out show at the Somerville Theatre. (Matt sayles/associated press)
By James Reed
Globe Staff / January 12, 2009

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The story of Adele conquering America should have been written this past summer. That's when her debut, "19," which was already a phenomenon in her native England, was released in this country and she should have washed up on these shores with a coast-to-coast tour. (Full article: 770 words)

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