Adele‘s boyfriend, Rich Paul, is releasing a memoir filled with troubling childhood stories that “hit home” for the famous singer. In an interview with PEOPLE before the October 10 release of his book, Lucky Me: A Memoir of Changing the Odds, the 41-year-old sports agent revealed Adele, 35, had a tough time reading about Rich’s experiences as a baby with a mom who was hooked on medication and rising up round crime in Cleveland, Ohio. “It was very emotional,” Wealthy mentioned about Adele’s response to his memoir. “I think a lot of it probably hit home”, he added, “so yeah, it was a difficult read [for her].”

Adele can relate to her boyfriend’s tales about having a tough upbringing. When she was solely 3 years outdated, the “Hello” singer was deserted by her alcoholic father, Mark Evans, who didn’t present again up in her life till she was in her 20s and her profession was taking off. Adele ended up reconciling along with her dad earlier than he handed away from bowel most cancers in Might of 2021. “I know he loved me, and we actually got our peace before he died,” she instructed Vogue later that 12 months. “When he passed, I had this sort of physical reaction. That fear left my body.”

Adele performing in 2016 (Photograph: Richard Isaac/Shutterstock)

In his Folks interview, Wealthy mentioned that he’s “happy in all aspects” of his life, together with his relationship with Adele. The couple have been relationship for over two years and have just lately sparked marriage rumors due to feedback that Adele has made throughout her Las Vegas residency reveals. The “Easy On Me” singer has referred to Wealthy as her “husband” and herself as his “wife,” main followers to imagine they secretly tied the knot, which Adele has not confirmed or denied.

Adele was beforehand married to Simon Konecki, who’s the daddy of her son Angelo, 10. In an interview with ELLE in September of 2022, Adele revealed that she’d “absolutely” get married once more and needs to have extra youngsters. “I’m a homemaker and I’m a matriarch, and a stable life helps me with my music,” she mentioned. Adele additionally gushed over Wealthy within the interview. “I’ve never been in love like this. I’m obsessed with him,” she mentioned. 

Adele and Wealthy had been mates earlier than they began relationship. They went public with their relationship once they sat courtside on the 2021 NBA Finals recreation. Wealthy is most well-known for being LeBron James‘ sports activities agent.