MALIBU—British singer and songwriter, Adele Laurie Blue Adkins, 26, known simply as Adele, recently purchased a sea-front property in Malibu.

Adele currently owns a home in Los Angeles and another in Brighton, on the south coast of Great Britain.

The singer was reportedly looking for another home where “she can write music and relax with her husband Simon Konecki and their two-year-old son, Angelo,” according to a source who spoke with

“Adele is preparing her comeback. She wants to spend time in studios in LA and have quiet time by the ocean to write away from the stresses of London,” according to the same source.

According to various reports, the “21” star is planning on keeping her Brighton home as her base residence, “But it’s nice for her, Simon and their son to have somewhere to escape to in the sunshine and away from the stress,” according to the source.

Adele received an Oscar Award in January 2014 for her “Skyfall” theme song to the James Bond movie. The song won Best Song Written for Visual Media at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards. She also won 10 of the 13 Grammy Awards she had been nominated for since 2009.

A September 2014 Vogue article reported that Adele’s estimated net worth of £50 million ($75.5m) made her the wealthiest British musician under 30.