“Rolling in the Deep” is a song by English singer-songwriter Adele from her second studio album, 21. The song was written by Adele and Paul Epworth and has been described by Adele as a “dark blues-y gospel disco tune”. It was released as the lead single on 29 November 2010 in the Netherlands. “Rolling in the Deep'” became Adele’s first number-one single and first top five hit in several countries.
The song has been positively received by music critics. It peaked at number one in Belgium, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, and Switzerland, and became a top ten hit in Austria, Canada, Denmark, Ireland, New Zealand, and Norway. The song debuted at number two in the United Kingdom, becoming Adele’s third top ten single.