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Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O’Connell born December 18, 2001 is an American singer and songwriter. She first gained attention in 2015 when she uploaded the song “Ocean Eyes” to SoundCloud, which was subsequently released by the Interscope Records subsidiary Darkroom.
The song was written and produced by her brother Finneas, with whom she collaborates on music and live shows. Her debut EP, Don’t Smile at Me (2017), reached the top 15 in the US, UK, Canada, and Australia.
Eilish’s debut studio album, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? (2019), debuted atop the Billboard 200 and became the best-performing album of 2019 in the US. It also reached No. 1 in the UK.
The album contains six Billboard Hot 100 top 40 singles: “When the Party’s Over”, “Bury a Friend”, “Wish You Were Gay”, “Xanny”, “Everything I Wanted”, and “Bad Guy“, the last of which became her first No. 1 single in the US.
In 2020, she performed the theme song “No Time to Die” for the James Bond film of the same name, which became her first to peak at No. 1 in the UK.
Her accolades include five Grammy Awards, two American Music Awards, two Guinness World Records, three MTV Video Music Awards, and one Brit Award. She is the youngest person and second person ever to win the four main Grammy categories – Best New Artist, Record of the Year, Song of the Year and Album of the Year – in the same year.
In 2019, Time placed her on their inaugural “Time 100 Next” list. Additionally, Eilish is the 23rd biggest artist of the digital singles era, according to RIAA, selling 37.5 million singles in the US alone.
Early life of who sings bad guy
O’Connell was born in Los Angeles, California, on December 18, 2001. She is the daughter of teacher, actress, and screenwriter Maggie Baird,and construction worker Patrick O’Connell, who worked part-time as an actor, appearing in films like Iron Man. Both her parents are amateur musicians. She is of Irish and Scottish descent.
The singer’s middle name, Eilish-who sings bad guy, was originally meant to be her first name, while Pirate (proposed by her brother Finneas, four years her senior) was to be her middle name. She was conceived via in vitro fertilisation. She was raised in Los Angeles’ Highland Park neighborhood.
who sings bad guy was homeschooled and her mother taught her and Finneas the basics of songwriting. O’Connell and her brother had worked together on some music, while he had been writing and producing his own songs and performing with his band.
O’Connell said her brother and her mother inspired her to get into music. Their parents encouraged the siblings to express themselves and explore whatever they wanted, including art, dancing and acting. O’Connell wrote her first “real” song at age 11 for her mother’s songwriting class.
The song is about the zombie apocalypse, inspired by the television series The Walking Dead from which she took script lines and episode titles that she added to the song as part of the assignment.
O’Connell had gone on some acting auditions, which she disliked; however, she enjoyed recording background dialogue for crowd scenes and worked on the films Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Ramona and Beezus, and the X-Men series. She performed at talent shows and joined the Los Angeles Children’s Chorus at age eight.
O’Connell grew up listening to The Beatles, Justin Bieber, Green Day and Lana Del Rey.
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Much of the media attention surrounding Eilish has revolved around her style, which consists primarily of baggy, ill-fitting clothing. In 2017, Eilish stated that she likes dressing out of her comfort zone to feel like she grabs the attention of everyone around her.
She tries to be “really different from a lot of people” and dresses opposite to what others wear.Aiming to “look memorable”, Eilish said that she “proved to people that [she’s] more important than they think” and likes being “kind of intimidating, so people will listen up.”
In 2019, she stated: “Over time it’s kind of become a thing, ‘Billie Eilish, the creepy, weird, scary girl.’ And I don’t like that. It’s lame. I just don’t want to stay one thing.”That year, Eilish appeared in a Calvin Klein advert, wherein she mentioned that she dresses in baggy clothes to prevent people from body-shaming her.
According to Kenneth Womack in 2019, Eilish who sings bad guy had “staked her claim as the reigning queen of electropop” with her debut album and “been variously called out for being precocious and the poster child for late-adolescent angst. But in truth, she’s nothing of the sort.”
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In April 2019, Eilish released clothing in collaboration with Takashi Murakami, inspired by her music video for “You Should See Me in a Crown”, also directed and animated by Murakami, as well as a limited edition vinyl figure of herself from the video.
Eilish also collaborated with Adobe Creative Cloud the same month for a series of advertisements as well as a social media art contest, where users would submit artwork with the hashtag “#BILLIExADOBE”.
Eilish appeared in the debut of Calvin Klein’s “I Speak My Truth In #MyCalvins” ad campaign in May 2019, as well as the Ad Council’s “Seize the Awkward” campaign, a series of PSAs targeting mental health awareness.
She fronted MCM Worldwide’s fall 2019 advertising campaign in July 2019, and later that month, collaborated with Los Angeles-based clothing brand Freak City for a clothing line. Also in July 2019, she performed at a dinner hosted by Chanel on Shelter Island to celebrate the brand’s pop-up yacht club.
In August 2019, who sings bad guy partnered with Apple to allow Apple Store customers to experiment with her song “You Should See Me in a Crown” in Music Lab sessions in its stores.
Eilish’s collaboration with the clothing company Siberia Hills was met with controversy after it was revealed that the company had used plagiarized designs of fan art of the character Nozomi Tojo from Love Live!, drawn by artist Makoto Kurokawa, for Eilish’s clothing line. The brand later clarified that Eilish herself had no knowledge of the plagiarism.