Sade Adu

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2011

    Sade and John Legend at Scottrade Center, 7/28/11: Review, Photos, Setlist

    Todd OwyoungAn enigmatic Sade captivated the Scottrade Center crowd last night.​If a lead singer can ever be a cipher, Sade Adu certainly inhabits that paradox. As an artist, she resists both interpretations and expectations. She rarely grants interviews; she's released two albums in the past ... More >>

  • Music

    July 28, 2011


    7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 28. Scottrade Center, 1401 Clark Avenue.

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2009

    Hump Day Slow Jam of the Week: Sade, "The Sweetest Taboo"

    The Singer: Born Helen Folasade Adu in Nigeria, the singer known as Sade found her way to music a few years after arriving in London to pursue a career in fashion. In 1982 Sade formed the band that shared her name (a trait that makes her something of a precursor to PJ Harvey). Her debut, 1984's ... More >>