“Ocean Eyes” was her debut single earning more than 131 million streams on just one channel alone – Spotify. This number was from October 2018. And its worldwide streams were 1.5 billion, in the music industry Billie Eilish became one of the hottest trend names as a well popular figure on social media. She kept her name headlines not just with her musical talent and hit music scores, also when she followed a full body work announcement that garnered her huge fan following.
In August of the year, 2017 released her debut EP, “Don’t smile at me” scored some great appreciation and immediately Apple Music announced her as their September 2017 artist of the month after that thousands of people started searching her online to get all the details about this rising star in the music industry. Here, in this blog, we gathered all the details about Billie Eilish biography, height, boyfriend or whether she is gay or not.
Biography of Billie Eilish (Age, Education, career)
From quite a young age, Eilish has a flair and keen interest in music. She joined Los Angeles Children’s Chorus just at the age of eight, and by the time she turned eleven, she started writing and singing her songs. In the early of the year 2016, on SoundCloud, she dropped her debut single “Ocean Eyes,” which she created as a dance and music video. Same year by November, Darkroom and Interscope Records re-released the song worldwide based on positive reviews and garnered some great impressions and appreciations from music lovers. Further, the artist released another single “Six Feet Under.”
In the year 2001 on December 18th, Billie Eilish was born in California (Los Angeles). Her official name is Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O’Connell. In Highland Park neighborhood of Los Angeles, she was raised by her parents and was homeschooled. She is of Scottish and Irish lineage.
In January 2017, she dropped Ocean Eye’s four EP remixes followed by her another single, “Bellyache” which is launched in February in the same year. This “Bellyache” is produced and co-written by her brother. This single also directed by AJ and Miles which is backed up by a music video. Later, she released “Bored” track in March of 2017, which also used as 13 Reasons Why (Netflix series) soundtrack.
Again, she dropped two singles in the year 2017 in June and July which are called “Copycat” and “Watch.” Also, in the same month (July) she announced that she would be releasing her debut EP called “Don’t smile at me” mentioning that she will be adding a single to that EP every week’s Friday. Some of the notable singles which she said are, don’t smile at me and I don’t want to be you anymore which finally released in 2017’s month of August. These singles presented her with huge appreciation among her peers and garnered some eye-gazing views and streams which is quite evident at her age.
She also did the “&Burn” in collaboration with rapper Vince Staples (this song is the remix of “watch”), and later this is included in EP for re-release. Eilish also has taken several music tours and experience the growing fan base with time. One of her tour named as “Where is my mind tour” took place in February 2018 and lasted till April of the same year.
She also collaborated with singer Khalid for the single “Lovely” which released in April and again added to the soundtrack of Netflix series 13 Reasons Why. She released the 7-inch vinyl to mark the year record store day which is an acoustic cover of “Hotline Bling” by Drake and an acoustic version of her song “Party Favor.” In the year 2018 again she released a single including, “Bitches Broken Hearts,” “When the party is over,” and “You should see me in a crown.”
Family of Billie Eilish – Brother and Parents
Keeping her extraordinary music talent in mind, it does not come as a surprise to us that she is born and bought up in the family of actors and musicians. Her mother Maggie Baird is an actress, screenwriter, and musician, her father Patrick O’Connell is also an enormous music enthusiast. Same music genes are passed to their kids, Billie and her older brother Finneas O’Connell both are into music and collaborated on many occasions.
By the time Eilish was singing and writing her songs at the age of eleven, her older brother Finneas O’Connell was already producing, performing and writing his songs. Originally. Finneas O’Connell written the “Ocean Eyes” song for his band which is further taken by Billie and improvised.
Weight and Height of Billie Eilish
Sheis currently 1.61 m or 5 feet and 3 inches tall and weighs about 114 lbs or 52kgs. At some point in her life, she also suffered from Tourette syndrome. Currently, any details about her body measurements are not available.
Does Billie Eilish Have a Boyfriend or Is She Gay?
On her sexual orientation currently, there is no information available not even her any dating history is revealed. However, keeping all details in mind from unnamed sources there is a strong possibility that she is single as of now. It seems she is more focused on building her career rather than being in a relationship. And that is a right approach towards life especially when she is not even in her 20s.
Net Worth of Billie Eilish
It is estimated that Billie Eilish net worth is approximately $900,000 or one million dollars. She also listed in Forbes 30 under 30 list of 2019 which is justified keeping her huge earning in mind at her age. She is also speculated as one upcoming singing sensation of the year 2019. So if you are a fan of Billie, then you may anticipate some good scores soon releasing by her in coming months.