Who is Billie Eilish?
Billie Eilish is an American singer and songwriter, best known for her debut single “Ocean Eyes“, originally written by her younger brother Finneas O’Connell and released on SoundCloud in 2016. She released her first studio album ‘When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?’ in 2019.
Born on 18th December 2001, Billie was raised in her hometown Los Angeles’ Highland Park, United States.
With Irish and Scottish family background, the homeschooled star went on to become a budding superstar with her breakthrough debut EP, Don’t Smile at Me, in 2017, becoming the first artist born in the 21st century to top the Billboard 200. Her Bad Guy became her first no.1 single in the US.
Childhood – Family
Billie Eilish was born as the daughter of Maggie Baird, an American actress and screenwriter, and Patrick O’Connell, an American actor. She is survived by his elder brother, Finneas O’Connell.
She joined the Los Angeles Children’s Chorus at the age of 8. Her mother taught her and Finneas the basics of songwriting during their homeschooling days. At age 11, she started singing and writing songs after her mother and brother Finneas inspired her to get into music.
She has not attended high school or college as she reveals during an interview with Lil Yachty: “I’ve never really been around people my age. I also never went to school.” However, she and Finneas were homeschooled in the early days by their mother.
Billie wrote her first “real” song at age 12 for her mother’s songwriting class.
|Real Name/Full Name||Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O'Connell|
|Age||19 years old (2021)|
|Date of Birth||18th December 2001|
|Genre||Pop and Electropop|
|High School||Not Attended|
|Hometown||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Ethnicity||Irish and Scottish descent|
|Debut Single||Ocean Eyes|
|Debut Album||When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?|
|Parents | Siblings|
|Birthday | Zodiac Sign|
|Birth Place||Los Angeles, California, United States|
Career – Works
Billie Eilish’s music career started when Apple Music signed her to A&R company Platoon.
She first gained attention in the music industry in 2015 after her debut single “Ocean Eyes”. In 2017, Billie released her debut EP “Don’t Smile at Me”, which reached the top 15 in the U.S. U.K., Canada and Australia. In the same year, Apple named her their newest ‘Up Next’ artist after her performance at the Steve Jobs Theater with his brother Finneas in Cupertino, California.
In 2019, Billie released her first album “When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?” which became the best-selling album of 2019 in the U.S. The album won her five Grammy Awards in 2020.
She became the youngest person to ever record the theme song “No Time to Die”, for the new James Bond film. On 30 July 2020, she released her latest song “My Future”.
According to her date of birth, Billie Eilish is 19 years old in 2021. Her zodiac sign is Pisces.
With a body measurement of 34-27-35 inches, Billie currently weighs 61 kilograms or 134 pounds, and she stands at the height of approximately 5 feet and 4 inches or 163 centimeters. Having blonde hair and blue eyes make Eilish more attractive for modeling and brand endorsement.
Billie star was raised vegetarian but made the decision to go vegan in 2014.
|Weight | Height | Body Measurements|
|Weight||5 feet 4 inches
163 cm in centimeters
|Height||61 kg in Kilograms
134 lbs in Pounds
|Dress Size||8 (US)|
|Shoe Size||7 (US)|
|Bust - Waist - Hips||34-27-35 inches (86-69-89 cm)|
Her music career has earned her endorsement, musical tours and brand recognition. According to Forbes, Billie Eilish has an estimated net worth of $53 million. She is also a member of the Forbes 30 Under 30 Class of 2019, making Celebrity 100 debut as the list’s youngest member.
|Net Worth: 2019 – 2021|
|Net Worth in 2019||$8 million|
|Net Worth in 2020||$53 million|
|Net Worth in 2021||To Be Updated|
Dating Life – Boyfriend
Billie Eilish has not publicly shared anything about her dating life. “It’s been months and I am not attracted to people anymore,” she revealed to British GQ. Forbes shows that her marital status is ‘single’. However, she revealed to Fair Vanity to be in an emotionally abusive relationship when asked when she felt the most trapped in life.
|Boyfriend | Husband | Kids|
10 Facts Only Billie Eilish Fans Know
- Billie’s full name is Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O’Connell
- She wanted to be a model when she was a little
- When she was four, she wrote a song about falling into a black hole
- Eilish grew up listening to The Beatles, Justin Bieber, Green Day and Lana Del Rey
- She has synesthesia, meaning she would see music as colors
- She hates smiling in pictures because she claims it makes her feel weak, powerless and small
- She prefers to wear baggy clothing in order to avoid being sexualized
- On February 9, 2020, she and her brother Finneas performed at the Oscars during the In Memoriam sequence with the song “Yesterday”
- Her latest song “My Future” depicts the impact of her past on her outlook on life and the future
- Despite winning the 2020 Brit Award for International Solo Female Artist, Billie still live in her 1,208 square foot with her parents in Los Angeles, California