Adele To Donald Trump: Hello! Stop Playing My Songs At Your Rallies!

  • by: Alan Duke
Adele To Donald Trump: Hello! Stop Playing My Songs At Your Rallies!

Adele to Trump.jpgDonald Trump's been using Adele's "Skyfall" theme to pump up supporters at recent rallies and even introduced Sarah Palin to his stage with "Rolling in the Deep," but the British singer is demanding that her music be kept out of American politics.

"Adele has not given permission for her music to be used for any political campaigning," the singer's spokeswoman said in a statement to the media Monday.

The Trump camp has not responded.

The demand comes days after Adele was successful in getting GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee to take down a YouTube video using a cover version of her song "Hello.


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Editor-in-Chief Alan Duke co-founded Lead Stories after ending a 26-year career with CNN, where he mainly covered entertainment, current affairs and politics. Duke closely covered domestic terrorism cases for CNN, including the Oklahoma City federal building bombing, the UNABOMBER and search for Southeast bomber Eric Robert Rudolph. CNN moved Duke to Los Angeles in 2009 to cover the entertainment beat. Duke also co-hosted a daily podcast with former HLN host Nancy Grace, "Crime Stories with Nancy Grace" and hosted the podcast series "Stan Lee's World: His Real Life Battle with Heroes & Villains." You'll also see Duke in many news documentaries, including on the Reelz channel, CNN and HLN.

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