Adele ‘buys £16,000 gold chain’ a birthday gift for Skepta after enjoying night out together

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Adele has reportedly splashed out £16,000 on a gold chain for her “almost boyfriend” Skepta.

The Hello singer, 32, is said to have treated the rapper, who turned 38 last month, after going on a string of dates with him.

Adele and Skepta are “not official”, friends of the pair claim, but their romance is said to have stepped up a gear.

A source told Mirror Online: “Adele and Skepta have grown close in recent months and have been seeing a lot of each other.

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“She’s been in England, and she gave him a beautiful gold chain for his birthday.

“He was showing friends the chain and seemed pretty hyped about it. While they’re not officially in a relationship, they are very close.”

Adele, who recently flaunted her weight loss in a stunning Instagram post, was spotted on a night out with Skepta last month.

The pair were said to have met up for a night out in London, following rumours they enjoyed a strong of dates shortly after Adele’s split from husband Simon Konecki last year.

Music stars Adele and Skepta were said to have been seen giggling together inside virtual reality bar Otherworld in Haggerston, east London before taking their drinks into the VIP lounge.

Adele and Skepta, real name Joseph Junior Adenuga, were said to be joined by Jammer, a rapper who belongs to Skepta’s grime group Boy Better Know.

A source told The Sun Online: “We were asked to move from the lounge because a VIP was arriving. I couldn’t believe it when Adele just walked in with Skepta and Jammer.

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“After doing the VR I saw her chatting to people and putting her boots back on. She seemed really down to earth.

“They were screaming and laughing when they were doing the VR together, I could hear her from the other end of the venue. It looked like they had a lot of fun together.”

This isn’t the first time the pair are said to have been romantically involved, as Adele and Skepta were rumoured to have been dating shortly after her split from charity CEO Simon, who she shares seven year old son Angelo with.

A source told The Sun at the time: “Adele and Skepta have been there for each other a lot after both their relationships split up.

“They’re spending more and more time together. Some of their friends are hoping and predicting they could end up being a great couple one day.”

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