THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING
ALBUM REVIEW

A shot of sweet cynicism

British pop star Lily Allen's new CD, ''It's Not Me, It's You,'' is out tomorrow. British pop star Lily Allen's new CD, ''It's Not Me, It's You,'' is out tomorrow. (Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)
By James Reed
Globe Staff / February 9, 2009

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

Your article has been sent.

Text size +

Lily Allen, a potty-mouthed British pop star fond of come-hither glances and the middle finger, has a knack for saying the naughtiest things through the nicest music. Consider her most famous kiss-off: (Full article: 590 words)

This article is available in our archives:

Globe Subscribers

FREE for subscribers

Subscribers to the Boston Globe get unlimited access to our archives.

Not a subscriber?

Non-Subscribers

Purchase an electronic copy of the full article. Learn More

  • $9.95 1 month archives pass
  • $24.95 3 months archives pass
  • $74.95 1 year archives pass