Lopez saves Adele’s Grammy acceptance speech

Jennifer Lopez to the rescue! If it hadn’t been for the 43-year-old Parker star, Adele’s Grammy win for Best Solo Pop performance could have been ruined.
Singers Jennifer Lopez, Pitbull present Adele with the Best Pop Solo Performance Award.
Singers Jennifer Lopez, Pitbull present Adele with the Best Pop Solo Performance Award.

Jennifer Lopez to the rescue! If it hadn’t been for the 43-year-old Parker star, Adele’s Grammy win for Best Solo Pop performance could have been ruined.

Just before a Valentino-clad Adele began her acceptance speech Feb. 10, Ukrainian TV personality and notorious prankster Vitalii Seduik rushed onto the stage to steal her thunder. “It’s such an honour to receive this award,” Seduik can be heard saying as Adele climbed the stairs, according to The
Hollywood Reporter. “I love you, Adele.”

Lopez then shot Seduik a dirty look and shooed him away with a flick of her thumb. The Latin pop star’s co-presenter, Pitbull, offered Adele a kiss as Seduik exited the stage.

Adele, 24, didn’t appear to be at all bothered by her near-encounter with Seduik. “You’re like my good luck charm,” she told Lopez. Addressing the audience, the “Set Fire to the Rain” singer added,

“Thank you so much. This is amazing. I just wanted to come and be part of the night because I loved it last year, obviously,” Adele said in her acceptance speech. “Thank you. I just want to send big love to all the other girls and all us females doing this because we work so hard and we make it look
so easy.”

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Seduik did not have a ticket or credentials to the star-studded event.

Agencies

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