"Rumour Has It" is a song by British singer Adele. The song was written by Adele and Ryan Tedder while the production was handled by Tedder. Adele has said the song was not inspired by the media but it was aimed at her friends who believed things they heard about her. It was the fourth single from 21 in the United States.
The song received critical acclaim from critics, who praised Adele's voice and the song's "catchiness". Even without having been released as a single, the song charted on the Billboard Hot 100 at number 16 and topped the Triple A chart. In the Netherlands, the record was released as the fourth single from 21 after "Rolling in the Deep", "Set Fire to the Rain" and "Someone Like You". The track received a Double Platinum certification by the RIAA for sales exceeding 2 million units in the US. It has been covered by Jeremih and by Glee cast during the episode "Mash Off" with another Adele song "Someone Like You", and also by Katharine McPhee during the episode "The Cost of Art" from the TV series Smash. Adele added the song to the set list on her second worldwide tour Adele Live.
More Adele acapellas
Adele – Turning Tables
Adele – Set Fire to the Rain
Adele – Hometown Glory
Adele – Rolling in the Deep
Adele – Send My Love (To Your New Lover)
Adele – Chasing Pavements
Adele – My Same
Adele – Water Under the Bridge
Daniel Merriweather ft. Adele – Water and a Flame
Adele – Cold Shoulder
Adele – I Can’t Make You Love Me
Adele – River Lea