She made a triumphant return to the stage on Thursday (07Jul11) for London's iTunes Festival - but Adele admits she feared the worst during her health scare.

Speaking backstage after the show, she tells British TV presenters Dave Berry and Alexa Chung, "It's like 99.9 per cent better so I'm really, really chuffed (happy).

"I was just saying I thought I wouldn't be able to ever sing again about a month ago, so I'm really relieved. And it went great and my voice ain't (sic) hurting, so I'm really pleased."