Aside from topping numerous charts in the different countries, Rolling in the deep was placed in number one by the Rolling Stones in their list of 50 Best Singles of 2011. In addition, MTV Awards named Rolling in the Deep as the Song of the Year for 2011.
Since 2008, Adele was the only female to top in both the Billboard Hot 100 and Billboard 200 after Leona Lewis did the same thing. As of July 2011, Adele’s Rolling in the deep has sold 1.26 million digital copies. Other famous and successful songs from Adele that became internationally hit are Someone like you, Chasing Pavements, Set Fire to the Rain and Rumor Has it.