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


Lily Allen


The British singer says in an interview that she's happy to spend time playing with her two daughters, but she needs 'somewhere to put [her] creativity.'

Late last year, Lily Allen 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.

In a new interview with NRJ, the British beauty admitted that being a stay-at-home mom didn't make her happy. Sam Cooper's wife said that she returned to music because she got bored of staying at home and playing with her children.

"Why did I choose to come back? I ran out of money! No, I'm joking! I thought I'd be a really happy mum just sitting at home, playing with my kids, that was my dream," Allen said.

"I love my children, but I'm a very impatient, busy person naturally so two babies, neither of them can talk, it was quite boring! Staying at home all day talking to people that can't talk back. I didn't realize how much of a creative person I am and that I need somewhere to put my creativity," she explained.

The 28-year-old singer also said that motherhood affected her music. "When I write music now I'm conscious that I have two children and they're going to hear it. I can't be too sexy or gross or rude because that would be embarrassing for them," she added. "It's a different kind of me, but there are still the same elements."

Allen premiered her second single "Air Baloon" in January. She's currently readying a music video for the track, which will be featured in the singer's upcoming album.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Report: Prince William and Kate Middleton Are Crowned King and Queen as Queen Elizabeth Steps Down
  2. Ellen DeGeneres Reportedly Confronted by a Waitress for Not Leaving a Tip
  3. Chris Brown Holds Hands With a New Woman After He and Rihanna Are Spotted at the Same Club
  4. Drake and J.Lo Are Fighting Over Idea of Starting a Family
  5. Is Tristan Thompson Furious After Lamar Odom Revealed He Wanted Khloe Kardashian Back?
  6. Where's Kanye West? Kim Kardashian Jets Off to Dubai With Scott Disick
  7. Tyga Is Worried 'Materialistic' Kylie Jenner Will Not Appreciate His Valentine's Gift
  8. Report: Mariah Carey and Kourtney Kardashian Are Feuding Over a Nanny
  9. Jenna Dewan Having 'Big Fight' With Channing Tatum Over Her Nude Photo
  10. Twitter Mocks Bella Thorne for Her 'Downgraded' New Beau Sam Pepper

CELEBS PHOTO