The Rolling Stones deny rumours Adele will join them at Hyde Park gigs

However, the chances of Adele saying yes are reportedly only '50/50'

The Rolling Stones deny rumours Adele will join them at Hyde Park gigs
The Rolling Stones have denied reports they have asked Adele to join them onstage when they play Hyde Park next month (July).

The legendary rockers have duetted with an impressive roll call of female singers on their '50 & Counting Tour' so far, including Lady Gaga, Florence Welch and Taylor Swift, who sang 'As Tears Go By' with the band in Chicago last night (June 3). However, it was reported that Adele was top of their wish list for their massive outdoor gigs in the historic London park on July 6 and July 13.

A "source" apparently told The Sun. "The Stones would love to get Adele on with them. It would be a massive coup, even for them, because she's been a bit reclusive since her son Angelo James was born. She is the name they want to announce as their special guest — and their invite should be special enough to get her out on stage."

However, the band's official spokesperson denied the rumours and told The Guardian that the answer was "no" when asked if there was any truth in the story. Adele's publicist, meanwhile, refused to be drawn, saying: "I have no comment on their story."

Adele last performed live in March, when she sang her Bond theme 'Skyfall' at the Oscars, and has apparently yet to make her mind up. "At the minute it's 50/50 that she'll do it, but Mick is quietly confident he can pull it off," the source added. "They want to make the Hyde Park shows a highlight of their tour, and her appearing would make it really special."

The Rolling Stones are currently on the North American leg of their '50 & Counting Tour' but will return to the UK later this month to headline Glastonbury's Pyramid Stage on Saturday June 29. Their pair of Hyde Park shows follow on July 6 and July 13.

To check the availability of The Rolling Stones tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0844 858 6765.

Read More On This Artist

More News
Triumph the Insult Comic Dog pokes fun at Vampire Weekend's Ezra Koenig – watch
Actor Vincent D'Onofrio streams new spoken word album – listen
Johnny Depp joins Marilyn Manson on stage for 'The Beautiful People' performance
Motörhead post clips of current studio session
Snoop Dogg and Pharrell groove in new 'Bush' teaser – watch
Elvis Presley exhibition to open in Las Vegas
Korn sued by ex-drummer David Silveria
Kanye West performs 'Only One' on 'The Jonathan Ross Show' – watch
Sonic Youth to reissue 'Bad Moon Rising'
Kanye West announces new album title, unveils artwork
Drake matches The Beatles' record of having 14 Billboard Hot 100 songs simultaneously
Iggy Azalea says she quit Twitter as it made her 'want to punch everyone in the face'
Tobias Jesso Jr performs 'How Could You Babe' on 'The Tonight Show' - watch
Frank Turner announces details of solo tour in support of 'The Road Beneath My Feet'
House DJ Lil Louis confirms he is deaf in one ear following Manchester CO2 cannon incident
Dave Grohl stops Foo Fighters gig to give drum stick to blind fan - watch
The Cribs, Peace and Everything Everything lead latest Liverpool Sound City additions
Noel Gallagher on Alt-J: 'One of them's got a moustache, and that's...
Chvrches troll manager with fake 'new material' - watch
ITV deny reports Kanye West 'refused to speak' to Jonathan Ross
Second tree planted in honour of George Harrison after beetles eat original
Action Bronson releases 'Actin Crazy' video – watch

More News

Comments

Please login to add your comment.

Latest Tickets - Booking Now
 
Know Your NME
 

 
NME Store & Framed Prints
Inside NME.COM