Who is Billie Eilish?
Billie Eilish is a young American musician, singer as well as a songwriter, who is probably best known for her debut single entitled “Ocean Eyes”, which upon release quickly went viral, and gained huge popularity among the audience. Apart from this accomplishment, Billie is also widely recognized for her EP album entitled “Don’t Smile at Me” which hit the charts in August 2017.
Billie Eilish’s Early Life and Childhood
Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O’Connell was born under the zodiac sign of Sagittarius on the 18th December 2001, in Los Angeles, California, USA, into quite an artistic family – she is a younger child of an actress as well as screenwriter and musician Maggie Baird and her husband Patrick O’Connell. Apart from being of American nationality, she is also of Scottish and Irish descent, as well as of white ethnicity. Billie was homeschooled, and raised in Los Angeles’ Highland Park alongside her older brother Finneas O’Connell, who is also a successful musician. At the age of eight, Billie approached the Los Angeles Children’s Chorus, while at the age of 11 she had already begun to write her own songs.
Billie Eilish’s Career
Billie’s career in the music industry began at the age of just 15, when in the early 2016 she released her debut single entitled “Ocean Eyes”. Soon after the release of an official video in March that year, the song, which is a ballad about the desire of reconciliation with an ex-, went viral and received a positive critical review and warm welcome by audiences. Carried off by its initial success, in January 2017 Billie released an EP with several remixed versions of this song.
With her popularity on the rise, in February 2017 Billie released another single, produced by her brother Finneas l, entitled “Bellyache” which was subsequently followed by another released in March that year, named “Bored”, the latter as a part of the original soundtrack of the popular Netflix TV teen drama series “13 Reasons Why”, all of which helped Billie Eilish to increase her fame.
In mid-2017, Eilish released two more singles, entitled “Watch” and “Copycat” as an announcement for her EP named “Don’t Smile at Me”, which hit the charts in August 2017. In addition, this release also contained several other songs such as “My Boy”, “Idontwannabeyouanymore” as well as the remixed versions of Billie’s single “Watch”, which emerged from her collaboration with colleague, rapper Vince Staples and entitled “&Burn”. The album was a genuine commercial success, peaking at No. 25 on the US Billboard 200 chart, and being certified Gold for selling more than 500,000 copies in the US. In September 2017, Eilish released a digital download album entitled “Up Next Session: Billie Eilish”, with live versions of her popular hit singles “Ocean Eyes”, “Bellyache” and “Watch”.
The first half of 2018 Billie spent touring across the US as a part of her Where’s My Mind Tour, after which, in April 2018, she released what became the hit single entitled “Lovely”, in collaboration with Grammy Award -nominee Khalid, peaking at No. 78 of the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and earning Platinum ratings for selling in more than a million copies in the US alone. Additionally, the song was included in the original soundtrack of the second season of the critically acclaimed TV series “13 Reasons Why”.
Some of the Billie Eilish’s most recent releases include the singles named “You Should See Me in a Crown”, “Bitches Broken Hearts”, “When the Party’s Over” and “Come Out and Play”.
Between February and August 2019, Billie Eilish will be touring Europe.
Billie Eilish’s Net Worth
Have you ever wondered how much wealth this 17-year-old American music star has accumulated so far? How rich Billie Eilish is? According to sources, it is estimated that the total of Billie Eilish’s net worth, as of early 2019, revolves around the sum of $200,000, acquired through her career in the music industry since 2016, and which would seem very likely to increase, assuming the continued success of her career.
Is Billie Eilish gay? Or does she have a boyfriend?
Curious about Billie Eilish’s personal life, aren’t you? Despite her growing popularity, not much is known about Billie’s private life, as she manages to keep it far from the mass media. There aren’t any relevant details about her dating history, romantic connections or love affairs, or her sexual orientation. It appears that Billie Eilish is focused on her music career, and is currently single.
Billie Eilish’s Personal Appearance and Social Media
Billie sports a slim and athletic figure with a height of 5 ft 3 ins (1.60m) and weight of around 120lbs (54 kgs). In addition, she sports piercing blue eyes, and naturally dark brown hair which she often dyes in various colors.
— billie eilish (@billieeilish) February 2, 2019
Eilish is quite active on several popular social media networks such as Facebook and Twitter, as well as Instagram on which her official account – @wherearetheavocados has amassed more than 10.6 million fans so far.