It was probably hardly surprising that Adele‘s tour tickets could well be difficult to locate. But for a lot of fans, it became a fitness in futility, as tickets with the singer’s upcoming North American tour out of stock in minutes. The 27-year-old British singer’s 56-date tour, announced earlier this week, follows record-breaking sales of 5.2million units within the United States alone of her new album, 25.

Fans reported getting stuck for 45 minutes or higher on ticketing websites, only to discover that seats were had sell outs for major cities around the tour that starts in July in St. Paul, Minnesota and ends in Mexico City on Nov. 15. “Hello on the ticket line. I’ve clicked refresh a lot of times,” tweeted fan Maggie Sage Hunter, inside a clever twist within the lyrics to Adele‘s hit single “Hello.” While the songstress initially delighted fans with your ex ‘surprise’ tour announcement, a lot of that delight has disappeared numerous fans were left ticketless and frustrated.

Adele Performing Record Breaking ‘Hello’ Hit Live

According to Billboard, along with the record announced earlier from the week, the superstar’s third studio album is additionally responsible to the most sales in a single week of your particular record ever since the Nielson agency started keeping tabs on point-of-sale album purchases in 1991. Back in November, Adele thundered with the previous record holder, boy band NSYNC. That group’s album No Strings Attached sold 2.42 million copies a single week in 2000.

Meanwhile, Adele keeps continuing to move forward, since it was announced on Wednesday that they will be performing with the 2016 Brit awards. She last appeared on stage next year, when she famously delivered a touching rendition of her mega-hit Someone Like You. ‘You couldn’t have a bigger name in music at this time,’ said Brits chairman Max Lousada. ‘Adele is an exceptional moment and The Brits are delighted to become part of her history, her present and future.’