The 24-year-old singer posted a blog entry entitled "I'VE GOT SOME NEWS..."
"Im delighted to announce that Simon and I are expecting our first child together. I wanted you to hear the news direct from me, obviously we’re over the moon and very excited but please respect our privacy at this precious time. Yours always, Adele xx"
Her boyfriend, Simon Konecki, runs a charity called Drop4Drop that looks to improve access to clean water in the developing world.