Adele tipped to headline Glastonbury as 2016 festival sells out in half an hour

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Pop star Adele has been tipped to headline the main stage at next year's Glastonbury Festival.

The Tottenham-born singer, who visited this year's festival, has been installed at evens for one of the the high profile main stage spots by bookmakers Ladbrokes, just behind favourites The Foo Fighters, who are tipped to headline after being forced to cancel their performance this year after front man Dave Grohl broke his leg.

Adele, whose first two albums 19 and 21 are multi-platinum sellers, is currently recording her third with a release date expected in November.

Tickets for the three-day Glastonbury Festival went on sale on Sunday morning at 9am and sold out in 32 minutes.

Emily Eavis, daughter of Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis and co-organiser of the festival, tweeted: "Tickets have now sold out.Thank you to everyone for your incredible support and sorry to those who missed out. Bring on Glastonbury 2016!"