Why Do British Singers Lose Their Accents When Singing?

If you're a fan of Adele or Keith Urban's music, you've likely wondered to yourself: "Why do they have American accents when they sing?" If someone had never heard of Adele (is that possible?) and heard her speak in her Cockney accent, then compared it to her singing voice, they might think they were listening to two different people. Are international singers just obsessed with American accents? Probably not. Discover the real reason in the video below.

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Written by Curiosity Staff January 11, 2017

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