Chris Stapleton has Adele to thank for some major dad points

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Photo credit Kevin Winter/Staff/Getty Images (Stapleton), Christopher Polk/Staff (Adele)

Chis Stapleton isn’t a regular dad, he’s a cool dad and he proved it when he made a career defining moment all about his daughter.

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After receiving a phone call from Adele asking him to collaborate on a new song, Stapleton not only took the opportunity for the collab of a lifetime with “Easy On Me,” but also scooped up the opportunity to collect some major dad points.

“When Adele called me to ask me to do it [the collaboration], I did stick her on the phone with my daughter real quick,” a very humble Chris confessed to Audacy’s Katie Neal. “I said, ‘Here, talk to Adele real quick’” he laughed. “I got a little bit of dad points there, I think. That was fun.”

You think? We’re sure there were some mega dad points earned in that moment. Added to his Country star status and recent collaboration with Taylor Swift, it’s a good thing Chris is a humble man…

“I’m surprised when anyone calls me to do anything,” Chris shared. “Certainly when those two ladies [Adele & Swift] wanted to do something, yeah, you’re pleasantly surprised and you go, ‘Yeah, sure. What do you want me to do?’”

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With plenty of career to go, Stapleton has already marked some big artists off his bucket list for collaborations, so who is he hoping to get a call from next?

“I don’t know, Paul McCartney?” Stapleton laughed. “I’m putting it in the universe, just in case…. Aim for the moon, why not?!”

All in favor… say, “I.”

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