Adele’s hit ‘Hello’ is likely to leave the listener in tears. And this parody will do the same, but for a completely different reason.
In a funny-but-true spoof, singer-songwriter Emily Mills shares the trials and tribulations of motherhood.
“Hello. It’s me. I would love to grab a glass of wine and maybe a grilled cheese, but I got kids I have to feed. I got one in volleyball and one who’s coming home with Ds,” she begins.
Watch it here:
Mills pulls out all the big guns: maths homework, wine cravings and facial whiskers.
“Hello. Mama, how you been? And I can tell you’ve been stress eating from the Cheetos on your hand. It’s OK, you need a win. You’ve been plucking facial whiskers and your thighs touch skin-to-skin,” she sings.
“So, hello from the Motherside, I think I might break down and cry ‘cos I love my children but I don’t want any more. Can someone pass me the Pinot Noir?”
It’s been viewed more than 400,000 times in the five days since it was posted to YouTube. Though only a fraction of the 660 million views that Adele’s clip has received, it’s an impressive sum nonetheless.
Let’s hope she enjoyed that well-deserved Pinot Noir.
If you need a refresher, this is Adele’s version:
Mamamia is funding 100 girls in school, every day.
So just by spending time with Mamamia, you’re helping educate girls, which is the best tool to lift them out of poverty.
Thanks for helping!