After a four year at times frustrating wait, Adele FINALLY released Hello, the first single from her new album ‘25’. Hello, featuring her soaring vocals paired with melancholy lyrics about a lost love, made music fans rejoice AND buy: the single was the first song to sell a million downloads in a week. This news can only mean high expectations for the album when it is released on November 20.

Even though we are weeks away from saying goodbye to 2015, that may be plenty of time for Adele’s  third full-length album to best the current 2015 top sellers including Ed Sheeran’s ‘X’, Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’, Sam Smith’s
‘In the Lonely Hour’, to name a few. The race is on! Can Adele’s ‘25’ swoop in and take the crown as the top selling album of the year?