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Relationship Facts of Lily Allen

Lily Allen is having an affair.
Her sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Lily Allen?

Lily Allen is rumored to be dating American actor David Harbour after they are spotted together many times. They have also made an appearance together at the SAG Awards on 19th January 2020. They are spotted kissing each other as well. However, none of them confirmed their relationship.

Allen separated from her previous boyfriend Meredith Dan in 2018. In 2007, she dated musician, Ed Simons. She was also pregnant with his baby but had a miscarriage. But in 2018, she revealed that she faked her miscarriage. They ended their relationship after dating for five months.

Previous marriage

Lily started dating a builder and decorator Sam Cooper since July 2009. On 5th August 2010, she was pregnant with her first child. But due to birth complications, she had a stillbirth.

Lily engaged with Sam in December 2010 on a holiday in Bali. Their wedding was held at St. James Church in Cranham, Gloucestershire on 11th June 2011. She was pregnant at the time of her wedding.

Allen finally gave birth to her first child Ethel Mary in 2011. Her second daughter Marnie Rose in 2013. She and Cooper broke up in 2015 and divorced in June 2018. They share joint custody of their children.

Who is Lily Allen?

Lily Allen is an Award-winning English singer and songwriter known for her first mainstream single Smile which reached number one on the UK Singles Chart.

She has won 31 awards and has a total of 73 nominations. Her second album It’s Not Me, It’s You debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart.

Lily Allen- Family Life

Lily-Rose Beatrice Cooper was born on 2nd May 1985 in Hammersmith, London, England, UK. Allen is the daughter of Keith Allen and Alison Owen. Keith Allen is a Welsh actor and TV presenter and her mother Alison Owen is an English film producer. Keith married Nira Park after their divorce from Alison.

Her mother was previously married to Andy Lavender before marrying her father. After their divorce from her father, she married Aaron Batterham.

Similarly, she has a younger brother Alfie Allen and a sister Rebecca. Also, she has an elder sister Sarah. Her brother Alfie is an English actor for plays Theon Greyjoy in Game of Thrones. 

Lily has a godparent Angela McCluskey who is Wild Colonial’s vocalist. Likewise, Allen is the third cousin of Sam Smith.

Expelled from school?

Allen has attended a total of 13 schools. She has attended Prince Charles’ junior alma mater, Hill House School, Bedales School, and others.

Allen was expelled from most of the school due to her drinking and smoking habits. Likewise, Lily dropped out of school when she was 15 years old.

Lily Allen- Professional career

Lily took singing lessons from the former University of Victoria music student Rachel Santesso. She sang Baby Mine from the Disney channel Dumbo at a concert. She met her first manager George Lamb.

In 2002, she was signed to London Records by using her father’s connection. In July 2006, she released her debut album Alright, Still. Similarly, she signed a contract to present her own BBC Three TV show, Lily Allen and Friends.

Lily released her second album It’s Not Me, It’s You. In 2011, she launched her own record label. After that, she released another album Sheezus in 2014 and No Shame in 2018.

Furthermore, in September 2018, she released the book My Thought Exactly.

TV credit

Her TV credit includes The Comic Strip Presents…, Elizabeth, Saturday Night Live, Lily Allen and Friends, Neighbours, and Lily Allen: From Riches to Rags.


Lily has been nominated for 71 awards including Grammy Awards.

  • 2006: BT Digital Music Awards for Best Pop Star
  • 2009: Download Music Awards for Best Album
  • 2010: Glamour Woman of the Year Awards for Best UK Solo Artist
  • 2009: Gold Digital Single Awards for Best Track.
  • 2014: ELLE Style Awards for UK Recording Artist Female

Did Lily suffer financial problems?

As of 2023, her estimated net worth is $4 million. Previously in June 2018, she told in an interview that she was over $1 million in debt. In 2016, she had to sell her $5.6 million mansion.

Similarly, she was sued by a former tour manager for allegedly breaking a contract. She revealed that she did not have money to pay her tax as she used her tax money to pay the debt.

The average salary of a singer is £46,497.

Lily Allen- Rumors and Controversy

Recently in December 2019, she was rumored to be engaged to David Harbour. Lily was spotted seen wearing a ring on her finger.

They were linked with each other in August as they attended a play together. They were also seen sharing a kiss in NYC.

In November 2013, Allen was accused of being racist in her video Hard out Here.

Diagnosed with bipolar disorder

After her first miscarriage, she spent three weeks in a psychiatric clinic due to depression. Due to viral infection, she had a stillbirth on second pregnancy. After that, she was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder.

Allen was stalked by a stalker Alex Gray who used to send some disturbing and frightening emails. Police did not help her and finally, in April 2016, Alex was convicted of burglary and harassment.

After the incident, Allen isolated herself and was diagnosed with bipolar disorder in February 2017.

Body Measurement

Lily has dark hair and brown eyes. Allen is 5 feet 2 inches tall and weighs around 52 kg.

Social Media

Lily has around 3.59 million followers on Facebook. On Instagram, she has 1.4 million followers and she has over 5.3 million followers on Twitter and 961k subscribers on the Youtube channel. She is following personalities like Mary Beard, Sophie Turner, Myles Hendrik, Miya Folick, Justin Lubliner, and others.


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