Adele Celebrates Her First Emmy For “One Night Only” Special
At just 34 years old, Adele has already become an “EGO”, the name given to those who already have the Emmy, Oscar and Grammy. The English now only needs a Tony, to become the winner of the four biggest awards in North American entertainment.
The victory came for “One Night Only,” which won Best Pre-Recorded Variety Special and four more. She is now part of a group of just 36 that includes Martin Scorsese, Kate Winslett, Eminem, Cher, Robin Williams. , Burt Bacharach, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, the two ex-Beatles also became “EGOs” this weekend, with “Get Back” winning best documentary.
The EGOTS list has only 17 people, six of whom have died. Among them are Jennifer Hudson, John Legend and Whoopi Goldberg. The list reaches 22 names if we consider the winners of any honorary award.
Adele celebrated the victory by posting a series of photos of her standing next to the coveted figurine. The singer won the Oscar for best original song for “Skyfall” (2012) and has no less than 15 Grammys.