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Recording artist Adele performs onstage during The 59th GRAMMY Awards at STAPLES Center on February 12, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for NARAS)

Adele performs onstage during the 59th GRAMMY Awards in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for NARAS)

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Partway through a performance to pay tribute to George Michael during Sunday’s GRAMMY Awards, Adele stopped singing, swore and asked if she could restart the song.

I’m sorry for swearing and I’m sorry for starting again,” the “Hello” singer said, “I can’t mess this up for him.”

As the crowd cheered, Adele started the number again.

Twitter users responded with their support for the singer, who was visibly upset.

Pictures: 2017 GRAMMY Awards red carpet