In 2011, Adele underwent surgery after suffering a vocal cord hemorrhage. It was like “someone put a curtain over my throat…and I could feel it,” she told 60 Minutes of the potentially career-ending injury. “It felt like something popped in my throat.” Not only did the pop star have to cancel a world tour, but she was also forced to change her lifestyle in order to prevent any further damage to her voice. One major habit she had to kick? Smoking.
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