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Lily Allen

Lily Allen


Famous as :

Pop singer

Birth Name :

Lily Rose Beatrice Allen

Birth Date :

May 02, 1985

Birth Place :

Hammersmith, London, UK

Spouse :

Sam Cooper (since 11-Jun-11)

Claim to fame :

Single "Smile" (2006)


Being labeled a pop "It Girl" with the power to unite demographic tribes like no one since The Streets or the Arctic Monkeys" by the U.K. newspaper The Observer, Lily Allen smoothly managed to gain wide recognition at such a very young age. Born Lily Rose Beatrice Allen on May 2, 1985 in Hammersmith, London she was the daughter of actor/comedian Keith Allen and film producer Alison Owen.

Growing up in Shepherds Bush and Bloomsbury before finally settling in the North London borough of Islington, she had a rather unusual childhood as she changed school thirteen times which consequently gave her little chance to make lasting friendships for sure.

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Lily Allen Debuts New 'Watermelon' Locks

April 17, 2015 11:09:34 GMT

will be turning 30 years old on May 2 and she is celebrating the milestone early by changing her hair color into pink and neon green. In her latest Instagram snapshot on Thursday, April 16 she showed off her so-called "watermelon" hair and captioned it with, "Not long till I'm 30, one last hurrah on the hair front. Watermelon hurr dun care."

Lily Allen's Handcuff Picture Forces Australian Federal Police to Launch Internal Investigation

July 28, 2014 06:09:49 GMT

Australian Federal Police (AFP) will launch an internal investigation on police officers who got involved in 's joke photo. Lily previously pulled a prank by sharing on her social media accounts a joke picture featuring her and Australian police officers on July 27.

Lily Allen Dedicates 'As Long As I Got You' Music Video for Glastonbury

July 25, 2014 03:01:12 GMT

has dedicated her new music video for Glastonbury Festival. The video for "As Long As I Got You" was filmed at this year's event, featuring also pictures of her attending the music festival as a baby with her dad.

Lily Allen Confronts Mean Bloggers in 'URL Badman' Music Video

July 03, 2014 07:23:42 GMT

has given her "" cut called "URL Badman" a visual treatment. Hitting the web on Wednesday, July 2, the Sonya Sier-directed clip finds the British beauty invading the bedrooms of some internet baddies. She's seen strutting her stuff as the boys' bodies are stretched out into colorful graphic effects.

Lily Allen Reveals Her Daughter Was Diagnosed With Laryngomalacia

June 30, 2014 09:43:14 GMT

revealed that she was scared after knowing her eldest daughter was diagnosed with a life-threatening illness called laryngomalacia when she was 12 months old. Laryngomalacia is a condition which obstructed the airway because the soft, immature cartilage of the upper larynx collapses inward during inhalation.

Lily Allen Reveals Why She Turned Down 'Game of Thrones' Role

May 15, 2014 06:43:13 GMT

While many are dying to land a role on "", has turned down a chance to star on the commercially successful and critically acclaimed series. The British singer reveals she was offered a role as Theon Greyjoy's sister, which means she would've shared screen with her actor brother Alfie Allen, but passed on it.

Lily Allen Took a Selfie From Hospital After Having 'Projectile Vomiting'

May 09, 2014 03:17:33 GMT

was rushed into hospital on Thursday, May 8 morning after a bout of "projectile vomiting." The singer has updated her condition from the hospital bed, posting a picture of her being hooked to a drip.

Lily Allen Calls Out Reigning Female Pop Stars in New Track 'Sheezus'

April 23, 2014 06:53:49 GMT

has debuted a new track called "Sheezus". Arriving on Tuesday, April 22, the song serves as the title track of the British singer's upcoming album, "", which is scheduled to hit the stores in early May.

MTV Threatens to Ban Lily Allen's 'Our Time' Video

March 14, 2014 02:19:25 GMT

has revealed that MTV wants to ban her "Our Time" video. The British star took to Twitter on Thursday, March 13 to share screenshot of an email telling her that the clip, which sees her getting drunk and dressing as a hot dog, would not be aired during the daytime unless the network gets a clean version.

Lily Allen Admits Her New Music Is 'Rubbish'

March 12, 2014 07:59:56 GMT

Since ending her lengthy hiatus late last year, has dropped several new tracks which as fans can see haven't been performing too well on charts. A male fan recently tweeted his disappointment over Allen's new music and received surprising reply from the star.

Lily Allen Gets Drunk and Makes Out With Herself in 'Our Time' Music Video

March 11, 2014 01:59:14 GMT

has released another track off "", her upcoming album that's scheduled to hit the stores in May. Titled "Our Time", the song arrived on Monday, March 10, on the same day fans could pre-order her first LP in five years.

Arctic Monkeys, HAIM and Lily Allen Among NME Awards Winners

February 27, 2014 07:11:30 GMT

The full winners list of 2014 NME Awards has been unveiled. was the biggest winner as they took home the top prizes in five categories including Best British Band, Best Live Band and Best Fan Community.

Lily Allen on Naming New Album 'Sheezus': It's a Nod to Kanye West

February 22, 2014 03:59:45 GMT

Inspired by 's "", has named her upcoming comeback album "Sheezus". According to Glamour U.K., the British singer who ended her hiatus a few months ago announced the title during her recent visit to BBC's "The Graham Norton Show".

BRIT Awards 2014 Red Carpet: Ellie Goulding Fails, Katy B Wins

February 20, 2014 00:26:36 GMT

stole the red carpet look of 2014 BRIT Awards for the wrong reason. The nominated singer failed to impress when she arrived in a baggy pink Barbie gown with pockets on the side. Goulding braided her hair and wore minimal make-up as well as accessories.

Lily Allen Turns Into Video Game Character in 'L8 CMMR' Lyric Video

February 18, 2014 06:57:37 GMT

Earlier this month, shared "L8 CMMR" which she recorded for 's HBO TV series "". Now the song, which was produced and co-written by Greg Kurstin, has an accompanying lyric video so fans can sing along while listening to the fun pop jam.

Lily Allen Debuts 'L8 CMMR' From 'Girls' Soundtrack

February 07, 2014 04:20:11 GMT

is another singer who has contributed to the soundtrack of popular TV series "". The British beauty has just debuted a new song called "L8 CMMR" which she had recorded for the HBO show created by .

Lily Allen Explains Return to Music: I Got Bored of Staying at Home With My Kids

February 04, 2014 08:54:31 GMT

Late last year, excited her fans when she decided to end her hiatus from music. The singer released "Hard Out Here" which is her first new single since taking a break in 2009 to spend time with her kids, 2-year-old Ethel and 14-month-old Marnie.

Lily Allen Drops Colorful 'Air Balloon' Lyric Video

January 22, 2014 07:21:42 GMT

has released a fun and colorful official lyric video for her latest single "Air Balloon". In the clip, multi-colored balloons are floating in patterned backgrounds and spelling out the lyrics of the song.

Lily Allen Promises Her New Album Will Make People Angry

January 17, 2014 03:20:03 GMT

made controversy with her comeback single "Hard Out Here" and its accompanying music video. However, she has vowed that she won't just stop there. In an interview with NME, the British singer says that people "will find things to get angry about" on her upcoming album.

Lily Allen Premieres New Single 'Air Balloon'

January 13, 2014 09:18:03 GMT

has premiered her new song called "Air Balloon". The follow-up to the British singer's comeback single "Hard Out Here" received its first play on the BBC Radio 1 breakfast show with Nick Grimshaw on Monday, January 13.

Lily Allen Calls People of Showbiz 'Idiots'

December 31, 2013 03:35:16 GMT

couldn't help to express her dislike of the typical people in showbiz. The "Smile" singer said entertainers nowadays are bunch of "botoxed idiots that stank of desperation."

Artist of the Week: Lily Allen

November 25, 2013 06:42:34 GMT

After giving birth to her first child, visited a surgeon to get liposuction. She was later advised to have an extensive plastic surgery to reshape her thighs, belly, ankles, back and knees. "Nobody's immune to the pressure to look thin," she recently told Observer Magazine.

Lily Allen: Twitter Feud With Azealia Banks Helps Me Write Songs

November 21, 2013 08:39:24 GMT

Earlier this year, British singer was involved in a Twitter feud with raptress . In a new interview with Nick Grimshaw on BBC Radio 1, Allen admitted that the beef motivated her to write new music.

Lily Allen Says 'Hard Out Here' Music Video 'Has Nothing to Do With Race'

November 14, 2013 04:00:51 GMT

The fun music video for 's comeback single, "Hard Out Here", has drawn criticism about racism. Some people think the British singer's trying to degrade other race by hiring several black ladies to twerk with her in the clip, which was meant to be a parody on pop culture.

Lily Allen Mocks Robin Thicke and Miley Cyrus in 'Hard Out Here' Music Video

November 13, 2013 02:25:28 GMT

After taking a four-year break from music, returns with a new single called "Hard Out Here" and its accompanying music video. Arriving on Tuesday, November 12, both the video and the song's lyrics take aim at misogyny and sexism in modern pop culture.

Pink Releases 'True Love' Music Video Feat. Lily Allen

July 01, 2013 03:31:55 GMT

has just debuted the music video for "True Love" featuring British singer . Unlike most visuals for Pink's love song, "True Love" is colorful with the appearances from daughter Willow and husband Carey Hart.

First Look at Lily Allen's Newborn Daughter

February 27, 2013 06:41:38 GMT

was spotted stepping out with her newborn daughter in Paris, France recently. Looking adorable in a pink knit cap, the little girl was covered in a matching pink blanket. She slept comfortably in a car seat, oblivious to the attention from fans and paparazzi.

Lily Allen Gave Birth to Her Second Daughter With Sam Cooper

January 12, 2013 05:36:30 GMT

Congratulations are in order for and her husband Sam Cooper. The couple is overjoyed to welcome a new addition to their family, more than a year after they welcomed their first child. She gave birth to a baby girl named Marnie Rose on Tuesday, January 8.

Pink Unleashes Her Duet Song With Lily Allen 'True Love'

September 14, 2012 02:40:29 GMT

Giving a special treat to her fans, releases her new ingle "True Love" which features collaboration with British singer . The song also marks Allen's first release since she "retired" in 2009. Boasting catchy beat, the track tells about a bittersweet relationship where the girl hates her boyfriend so much but at the same time she feels incomplete without him.

Pink Announces Lily Allen Collaboration on New Album

July 21, 2012 05:48:12 GMT

continues to tease fans with details regarding her upcoming album, "". This time, the pop star has revealed that the record features .

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