elle– Adele has a new partner,James’ sports agent Rich Paul, and she is much more willing to share their love story publicly than she has been in the past. E! spoke to a source close to the singer, who explained why Adele is fine with their relationship being in the spotlight more.
The romance has been “bit of a whirlwind,” but Adele is doing well in it, the source explained: “She’s very happy and loves being with him.” The source pointed out that Paul has an “outgoing” personality and wants to be “out and about,” and Adele has “embraced” those qualities.
“She’s not as concerned about being private with her life because she’s very happy with Rich,” the source continued. “[She is] enjoying learning about the sports world and meeting many of Rich’s friends. She’s going with it and is very happy.”
Adele and Paul were first photographed together on July 17.
Adele hasn’t given an interview yet this year, but her romance with Paul is recent. In October, she revealed she was single on her Instagram when reflecting on her time hosting Saturday Night Live.
“Had the best time on SNL!” she started her post. “Thank you to the most wonderful cast, crew, writers and producers. What a sublime bunch of people you are. Lorne thank you for believing in me! Lindsay my sister for life, Maya my comedy and Mama hero! Plus the so up for it audiences at both the dress rehearsal and live show! I did it for the joy of it and I hope you got some from it too! Good luck with the election America I love you so much. Look after each other and go easy on yourselves. Happy Halloween! I’m going back to my cave now to be the (single) cat lady that I am! Peace out til next year ♥️”