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Watch Lily Allen Play Her Sheezus Singles Live For The First Time

The Lily Allen comeback is happening, whether Lily herself wants it or not. On Tuesday night, she performed at London's Royal Albert Hall as part…
Tom Breihan | April 4, 2014 - 4:14 pm

Watch Lily Allen Rehearse For Her First Tour In Four Years

"I think 2010's probably my last gig?" Lily Allen hasn't played a show in a while and she knows it. But that's all about to…
Sam Behrens | March 28, 2014 - 4:24 pm

Lily Allen – “Our Time” Video + Sheezus Details

This spring, Lily Alen returns with the cheekily titled Sheezus, her first album in five years. And after sharing the videos for her singles "Hard
Tom Breihan | March 10, 2014 - 8:52 am


The Best Soundtrack Moments Of February 2014: True Detective, The Americans, Guardians Of The Galaxy, & More

Last month, I lead into this saying how January has a bad reputation for new movies. But it's really February that's the wasteland, where we're…
Ryan Leas | February 27, 2014 - 1:53 pm

Lily Allen Titles New Album Sheezus

Lily Allen is in the eyebrow-raising business as much as the hit-making business -- she's great at both, as exemplified by "Hard Out Here" and…
Chris DeVille | February 21, 2014 - 12:40 pm

Lily Allen – “L8 CMMR” Lyric Video

Old-school gaming graphics seem to be making a comeback. First there was Flappy Bird (R.I.P.) and now it's Lily Allen's new lyric video for "L8
Taylor Law | February 17, 2014 - 12:12 pm

Lily Allen – “Air Balloon” Video

In Lily Allen's new video for her bubbly new single "Air Balloon," she dresses like a 1997-era candy raver and hangs out with a zebra,…
Tom Breihan | February 7, 2014 - 9:30 am

Lily Allen – “L8 CMMR”

After "Hard Out Here" and "Air Balloon," the Lily Allen comeback marches on. Along with people like Jenny Lewis, Cat Power, and Miguel, Allen has…
Tom Breihan | February 6, 2014 - 12:49 pm

Lily Allen & Louis Eliot – “Shelter You” (Tarka Cordell Cover)

The late Tarka Cordell left behind a vast library of songs when he committed suicide in 2008, a body of work that counts many well-known…
Chris DeVille | January 31, 2014 - 5:53 pm

Lily Allen – “Air Balloon”

Last month, the back-from-maternity-leave Lily Allen scored a UK #1 with her cover of Keane's "Somewhere Only We Know" and started a shitload of arguments…
Tom Breihan | January 13, 2014 - 8:49 am


The 100 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2014

We're almost (almost!) done reflecting on the year that was, so it's time to start taking a closer look at the year that will be.
Chris DeVille | December 23, 2013 - 11:23 am


The 10 Dumbest Azealia Banks Beefs Of 2013

There's no better example of unrealized potential than Azealia Banks. It's been over two years since "212" dropped and we're still not sure when (or…
James Rettig | December 20, 2013 - 3:57 pm

Watch Lily Allen Perform With Chris Martin At Under 1 Roof Benefit

Canny consumers of '90s pop-country know an ascendant Tim McGraw once released a song called "It Doesn't Get Any Countrier Than This." Coldplay's Under 1…
Chris DeVille | December 20, 2013 - 9:59 am

Watch Lily Allen Learn To Twerk In The “Hard Out Here” Video Making-Of

Earlier this month, Lily Allen returned with a video for "Hard Out Here," her first new single in years. The clip attempted (clumsily, I thought)…
Tom Breihan | November 26, 2013 - 12:31 pm

Lily Allen Responds To Accusations Of Racism In “Hard Out Here” Video

Lily Allen's "Hard Out Here" video is designed as a satire of objectifying music video cliches, but almost as soon as the clip premiered yesterday…
Chris DeVille | November 13, 2013 - 3:21 pm

Lily Allen – “Hard Out Here” Video

Lily Allen back! The awesomely sneery British pop singer left the game for a few years and had new kids, but she's primed to make…
Tom Breihan | November 12, 2013 - 12:47 pm

Hear Lily Allen Cover Keane’s “Somewhere Only We Know” For A John Lewis Commercial

The great tough-chick British pop singer Lily Allen released her second album It's Not Me, It's You in 2009, and then she pretty much entirely…
Tom Breihan | November 8, 2013 - 9:48 am

Watch Lily Allen Sing “Smile” At A Paris Fashion Show

Onetime British pop brat-queen Lily Allen has been away from the stage for a couple of years, but earlier this week she gave her first…
Tom Breihan | February 28, 2013 - 2:24 pm

T-Pain – “5 O’Clock” (Feat. Lily Allen & Wiz Khalifa) Video

The latest single from robo-R&B star T-Pain features a slightly unlikely sample: Lily Allen's It's Not Me, It's You track "Who'd Have Known." In fact,…
Tom Breihan | September 30, 2011 - 5:26 pm

Lily Allen’s Pregnant

The 25-year-old is expecting her first child with boyfriend Sam Cooper. She announced she was retiring from performing and would maybe write songs for other…
jessica | August 5, 2010 - 12:15 pm

Winners Florence Welch, Dizzee Rascal Perform Together At 2010 Brit Awards

London hosted the BRIT Awards last night, which offered some nice firsts: Lily Allen won her first award as Best British Female Solo Act and…
jessica | February 17, 2010 - 11:56 am

Stereogum & team9 Present… MySplice 4: 2009 Mashed Up

There could not have been a more apt ID3 than that of Freelance Hellraiser's "Stroke Of Genius," the MP3 that launched this decade's most fitting…
Scott Lapatine | December 23, 2009 - 10:59 am


The 14 Best Band Beefs Of 2009

Maybe it was these tough economic times -- the sinking music industry, everyone downloading shit for free, rising unemployment. Or perhaps folks just are getting…
Brandon Stosuy | December 18, 2009 - 6:58 pm

2009 Q Award Winners

Muse won "Best Act In The World Today" at last night's Q Awards, so you may not want to pay attention to what else went…
Brandon Stosuy | October 27, 2009 - 9:19 am

Lily Allen – “Who’d Have Known”

You might remember when, last September at London's GQ Man Of The Year Honors show, Lily was tipsy and got into a barb-throwing spat with…
Amrit Singh | October 19, 2009 - 9:17 am

Lily Allen Gets Big Pink Remix, Calls Out Ed O’Brien

London duo the Big Pink recently offered some of A Brief History Of Love's dusky electronic post-new romantic magic to Allen's "22," a song that…
Brandon Stosuy | September 15, 2009 - 5:08 pm

New Lily Allen Video – “22”

In this clip, Lily Allen at 22 is a cute girl with perfect hair and fantastic lipstick application technique that any guy would hit on…
Amrit Singh | July 13, 2009 - 9:05 am

Glastonbury 2009: Blur Make Triumphant Return, Everyone Covers MJ

Aside from some heavy rains on Thursday and some quick showers Sunday, the throngs at Worthy Farm this year enjoyed some of the best weather…
Amrit Singh | June 29, 2009 - 9:08 am

New Lily Allen Video – “Fuck You”

You first heard her anti-homophobia anthem as (the ostensibly George W-referencing) "Guess Who Batman?," but when the song resurfaced on It's Not Me, It's You,…
Brandon Stosuy | June 22, 2009 - 1:41 pm

New Lily Allen – “Why”

"Why" is an It's Not Me, It's You b-side. It is also Lily at her most vulnerable, aww. She could be a better person, maybe…
Amrit Singh | May 11, 2009 - 10:29 am