Lily Allen is known as a British recording artist and singer. She is most famous for hit songs, “Smile” and "The Fear".
Lily Allen was born in London, England on May 2, 1985. She was born as the daughter of Welsh comic Keith Allen and English film producer Alison Owen. When Allen was 4 years of age, her father left the family. She is the sister of actor Alfie Owen-Allen.
Allen was kicked out from a few schools for drinking and smoking. While she couldn't have cared less for the structure of school, Allen cultivated a solid love for music. In her youth, she started taking singing classes and also tried to learn how to play piano, violin, guitar and trumpet.
Lily Allen signed with London Records in 2002. The deal was not great and she had to go back to regular work as a flower vendor. She finally made it big when she posted her music on the new social networking site, Myspace. Her reggae pop music earned her a lot of fans with her hit track, “Smile”.
Allen's introduction debut album, Alright, Still, was released in July 2006. A large portion of the tracks had been reviewed on her MySpace page and one of them, "Smile," had turned into a mega hit on iTunes.
Allen started off her high profile dating history by dating musician Ed Simons of the Chemical Brothers in September 2007. After five months of dating, Allen's association with Simons finished. Allen has admitted that she went through three weeks in a mental center due to depression caused by the split.
Allen started dating Sam Cooper, a manufacturer and decorator in 2009. Allen declared that she was pregnant with her and Cooper's first child a year after they met. Allen and Cooper wound up getting engaged to each other on December 2010 while on vacation in Bali. They got married in 2011 at St. James church in Cranham, Gloucestershire, England.
Allen posted on Instagram in 2018 that she had intercourse with female escorts in 2014 while married to Cooper, "I'm not pleased, however I'm not embarrassed". She also admitted that she cheated on Cooper with Liam Gallagher when he was married to Nicole Appleton Allen and Cooper separated, after she told him about her bouts of infidelity. In 2018, they broke up for good and agreed to share custody of their children.
Last Modified: 13 Mar, 2019