Lily Rose Beatrice Cooper(born 2 May 1985), better known as Lily Allen, is an English recordingartist and fashion designer. She is the daughter of actor and musician KeithAllen and film producer Alison Owen. In her teenage years, her musical tastesevolved from glam rock to alternative. Allen abandoned school and concentratedon improving her performing and compositional skills. Afterwards, she createdseveral demo songs and, near the end of 2005, she created a profile on MySpacewhere she made some of her recordings public.