Facebook R&B crooner Mario has been relatively quiet on the music front for…
- Posted on Feb 6th 2012 1:44PM by Theo Spielberg
"I feel sorry for girls in the music industry. They do have a very short shelf life," he said in an interview with the Mail on Sunday. "For instance, Duffy: Who? Gone. She was massive. And I don't doubt for a second that the same thing will happen to Adele."
Despite being comically outspoken, Noel is an industry veteran who knows a thing or two about the ephemeral nature of fame. He flew too close to the sun in the late '90s with his band Oasis, and was banished to the halls of irrelevance for several years.
In related Adele news, Chanel designer Karl Lagerfeld also had some opinions he needed to get off his chest.
"I prefer Adele and Florence Welch," Lagerfeld said, contrasting them to the much-sensationalized Lana Del Rey. "The thing at the moment is Adele. She is a little too fat, but she has a beautiful face and a divine voice." Wow.
Adele is scheduled to perform at this Sunday's Grammys after taking an extended vocal rest following throat surgery. We'll see if she has any words for Gallagher and Lagerfeld then.