Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O’Connell is an American singer and songwriter born December 18, 2001. She got media attention for the first time in 2016 for ‘Ocean Eyes’ written and produced by her brother Finneas which was uploaded to SoundCloud and it was then released by Darkroom, an Interscope Records subsidiary. She collaborates on music and Live Shows with her brother Finneas. Her debut Extended play album, ‘Don’t Smile at Me’ in 2017, reached the top 15 in the US, UK, Canada, and Australia.
1 Billie Eilish was Homeschooled
In a recent interview with a magazine, they revealed Billie Eilish and her brother Finneas were homeschooled by her parents Maggie Baird and Patrick O’Connell for some reason. Maggie Baird is an actress and Screenwriter, Patrick is an actor, and they are also musicians.
2 At the age of 11, Billie Eilish Began Writing & Singing Songs
Her mother, Maggie Baird taught her the basics of songwriting. At the age of 11, Billie wrote her first song for her mother’s songwriting class. The song was about the Zombie apocalypse, inspired by the television series “The Walking Dead”. At the same age, She was a member of the Los Angeles Children’s Choir. This choir singing helped her to develop her singing skills and also learn the proper way of singing.
3 Billie Eilish Recorded “When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?” in the Living Room
In March 2019, “When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?” was released. The album debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart, making Eilish the first artist born in the 2000s to have a number one album in America, and the youngest female ever to have a number one album in the UK according to CNN Channel. The great fact is that Billie Eilish produced “When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?” music at her living room in Highland Park, Los Angeles.
4 Billie Eilish Won 5 Grammy Awards in the 2020 Event
At the 62nd Grammy Awards, which held at Staples Center in Los Angeles, Billie Eilish won 5 Grammy awards in the 2020 event: For Record, Song of the Year, Album, the Best New Artist and Best Pop vocal Album. This Happens for the first time in Grammy Awards History, she was the first woman and the second artist to take home the big 5 awards.
5 Billie Eilish has been a Vegetarian Since 2014
Billie Eilish is one hundred percent vegetarian, and she follows a clean diet in her life. Billie made the switch to a vegetarian diet in 2014, the main reason she went to vegetarian is that she loves animals. Her favorite vegetarian food is burritos.
6 Billie Eilish is the First Artist Born in the 2000s to Have a No.1 Album
At the age of 17, Billie Eilish placed her name in history as “Ehe first artist born in the 2000s to hit Number one”. Her debut album “When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?” helps to achieve this in her life. This debut album appeared on the number one position lists of the year’s top albums in the United States Billboard 200 chart and the United Kingdom.
Billie Eilish said that social media is a ‘Dangerous Tool’ in an interview with the BBC Channel. “Social media were ruining my life, so I stopped reading comments full”, she said in an interview. The social media are just a bunch of trolls. Everyone accepted this as a joke and that’s the issue, why nobody really stops this. She has over 50 million followers on Instagram.