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Adele shows off American accent in first promo for her hosting debut on NBC’s Saturday Night Live

15-time Grammy winner Adele showed off her American accent in the first promo for her hosting debut on this week’s Saturday Night Live.

The Hello singer, 32, demonstrated her dialect after SNL castmember Kate McKinnon attempted a dodgy English accent: ‘So tune in! It’s fit to be wicked. I’m sorry! Bad idea. That was pathetic.’

Adele – rocking a purple crushed-velvet blouse – replied: ‘Oh my god! No worries, girlfriend!’ 

15-time Grammy winner Adele (M) showed off her American accent in the first promo for her hosting debut on this week’s Saturday Night Live

The 36-year-old Long Island native was impressed: ‘Okay, now that is good!’

In the second promo – Adele, Kate, and first-time musical guest H.E.R. debated over which ‘her’ the Hiding My Heart singer was actually referring to during the introduction.

Fans expecting to hear the elusive torch singer’s three-octave mezzo-soprano pipes on the NBC sketch show might have to settle for the 23-year-old Bay Area native (born Gabriella Wilson) singing her new single Damage.

H.E.R. – who scored two Grammy Awards for her R&B stylings – later gushed via Instagram: ‘Can’t believe I’m gonna be on Saturday Night Live!’     

The London-born 32-year-old (L) demonstrated her dialect after SNL castmember Kate McKinnon (R) attempted a dodgy English accent: 'So tune in! It's fit to be wicked. I'm sorry! Bad idea. That was pathetic'

The London-born 32-year-old (L) demonstrated her dialect after SNL castmember Kate McKinnon (R) attempted a dodgy English accent: ‘So tune in! It’s fit to be wicked. I’m sorry! Bad idea. That was pathetic’

Adele - rocking a purple crushed-velvet blouse - replied: 'Oh my god! No worries, girlfriend!'

Adele – rocking a purple crushed-velvet blouse – replied: ‘Oh my god! No worries, girlfriend!’

The 36-year-old Long Island native (R) was impressed: 'Okay, now that is good!'

The 36-year-old Long Island native (R) was impressed: ‘Okay, now that is good!’

Who's on first bit: In the second promo - Adele, Kate, and first-time musical guest H.E.R. (L) debated over which 'her' the Hiding My Heart singer was actually referring to

Who’s on first bit: In the second promo – Adele, Kate, and first-time musical guest H.E.R. (L) debated over which ‘her’ the Hiding My Heart singer was actually referring to

‘I am besides myself that H.E.R will be the musical guest!’ Adele previously wrote on Instagram last Sunday.

‘I love her SO much. I can’t wait to melt into a flaming hot mess when she performs, then confuse myself while I laugh my arse off in between it all.’

The Oscar-winning songwriter admitted she’s ‘so excited’ but ‘also absolutely terrified’ to finally host SNL. 

‘I’ve always wanted to do it as a stand alone moment, so that I could roll up my sleeves and fully throw myself into it,’ Adele – who boasts 151M social media followers – wrote Sunday. 

To sing or not to sing: Fans expecting to hear the elusive torch singer's three-octave mezzo-soprano pipes on the NBC sketch show might have to settle for the 23-year-old Bay Area native (L, born Gabriella Wilson) singing her new single Damage

To sing or not to sing: Fans expecting to hear the elusive torch singer’s three-octave mezzo-soprano pipes on the NBC sketch show might have to settle for the 23-year-old Bay Area native (L, born Gabriella Wilson) singing her new single Damage

H.E.R. - who scored two Grammy Awards for her R&B stylings - later gushed via Instagram: 'Can't believe I'm gonna be on Saturday Night Live!'

H.E.R. – who scored two Grammy Awards for her R&B stylings – later gushed via Instagram: ‘Can’t believe I’m gonna be on Saturday Night Live!’

Adele wrote on Instagram last Sunday: 'I love her SO much. I can't wait to melt into a flaming hot mess when she performs, then confuse myself while I laugh my arse off in between it all'

Adele wrote on Instagram last Sunday: ‘I love her SO much. I can’t wait to melt into a flaming hot mess when she performs, then confuse myself while I laugh my arse off in between it all’

‘But the time has never been right. But if there was ever a time for any of us to jump head first into the deep end with our eyes closed and hope for the best it’s 2020 right?’

It’s been nearly 12 years since the Rolling in the Deep hitmaker served musical guest duties for the first time alongside host Josh Brolin. 

She then returned as musical guest to SNL in 2015 alongside host Matthew McConaughey. 

BTS look: The Oscar-winning songwriter admitted she's 'so excited' but 'also absolutely terrified' to finally host SNL

BTS look: The Oscar-winning songwriter admitted she’s ‘so excited’ but ‘also absolutely terrified’ to finally host SNL 

Adele wrote last Sunday: 'I've always wanted to do it as a stand alone moment...but the time has never been right. But if there was ever a time for any of us to jump head first into the deep end with our eyes closed and hope for the best it's 2020 right?'

Adele wrote last Sunday: ‘I’ve always wanted to do it as a stand alone moment…but the time has never been right. But if there was ever a time for any of us to jump head first into the deep end with our eyes closed and hope for the best it’s 2020 right?’

Throwback! It's been nearly 12 years since the Rolling in the Deep hitmaker served musical guest duties for the first time alongside host Josh Brolin

Throwback! It’s been nearly 12 years since the Rolling in the Deep hitmaker served musical guest duties for the first time alongside host Josh Brolin 

'It went on to break my career in America, so it feels full circle': She then returned as musical guest to SNL in 2015 alongside host Matthew McConaughey

‘It went on to break my career in America, so it feels full circle’: She then returned as musical guest to SNL in 2015 alongside host Matthew McConaughey

Adele (last name Adkins) gushed: ‘It went on to break my career in America, so it feels full circle and I just couldn’t possibly say no!’

Saturday Night Live marks the BRIT School grad’s onscreen acting debut unless you count her portraying herself in a 2009 episode of ABC show Ugly Betty titled ‘In the Stars.’

Fans can expect at least one joke or sketch acknowledging her eye-popping 100lb weight loss since the summer of 2019.  

BRIT School grad: Saturday Night Live marks Adele's onscreen acting debut unless you count her portraying herself in a 2009 episode of ABC show Ugly Betty titled 'In the Stars'

BRIT School grad: Saturday Night Live marks Adele’s onscreen acting debut unless you count her portraying herself in a 2009 episode of ABC show Ugly Betty titled ‘In the Stars’

After: Adele pictured on May 5

Before: Adele pictured in 2008

Dramatic makeover: Fans can expect at least one joke or sketch acknowledging her eye-popping 100lb weight loss since the summer of 2019

The blue-eyed soul sensation last made headlines on August 30 for being accused of cultural appropriation after rocking Bantu knots and a Jamaican flag bikini top while celebrating Notting Hill Carnival at her $9.5M Beverly Hills mansion.

On Monday, Adele celebrated the eighth birthday of her son Angelo James with Drop4Drop CEO Simon Konecki, whom she filed for divorce from in September 2019 after seven years together.

The Water Under the Bridge belter – who’s rumored boyfriend is Skepta – was reportedly set to release her fourth studio album last month, but the record has since been delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Culture vulture? The blue-eyed soul sensation last made headlines on August 30 for being accused of cultural appropriation after rocking Bantu knots and a Jamaican flag bikini top while celebrating Notting Hill Carnival at her $9.5M Beverly Hills mansion

Culture vulture? The blue-eyed soul sensation last made headlines on August 30 for being accused of cultural appropriation after rocking Bantu knots and a Jamaican flag bikini top while celebrating Notting Hill Carnival at her $9.5M Beverly Hills mansion 

Love of her life: On Monday, Adele celebrated the eighth birthday of her son Angelo James with Drop4Drop CEO Simon Konecki, whom she filed for divorce from in September 2019 after seven years together (pictured August 1)

Love of her life: On Monday, Adele celebrated the eighth birthday of her son Angelo James with Drop4Drop CEO Simon Konecki, whom she filed for divorce from in September 2019 after seven years together (pictured August 1)



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