Billie Eilish is a famous American songwriter and singer. She is best known for her successful debut single, ‘Ocean Eyes.’ In 2015 she first recognized when she uploads her debut song “Ocean Eyes” on SoundCloud, which was written and produced by her brother Finneas O’Connell. The song was subsequently officially released by the Interscope Records owned by Universal Music Group. Later she released her debut extended play Don’t Smile at Me (2017) and reached the top 15 in the United States, Canada, and Australia.
Billie Eilish Biography & Wiki
|Billie Eilish Full Name||Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O’Connell|
|Profession||Singer, Songwriter and Actress|
|Debut||Song: Ocean Eyes (2015)|
Album: When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? (2019)
|Billie Eilish Height||In Centimeter- 165 cm|
In Meter- 1.65 m
In Feet- 5’5”
|Weight||In Kilogram- 52 kg |
In Pound- 115 lbs
|Date Of Birth||18 December 2001|
|Billie Eilish Age (2022)||21 Years|
|Birthplace||Los Angeles, California, United States.|
|Zodiac Sign/Sun Sign||Sagittarius|
|Home town||Los Angeles, California, United States.|
|Parents||Father- Patrick O’Connell|
Mother- Maggie Baird
|Sibling||Brother- Finneas O’Connell|
|Billie Eilish Net Worth (2022)||25 Million USD|
Family, Early Life and Education
Billie was born on December 18, 2001, in a simple family in the city of Los Angeles, California. Here she lived with her parents. Her father, Patrick O’Connell, is a production worker, who worked in films such as Iron Man. Her mother Maggie Bird is also a teacher, actress and screenwriter. Apart from these, she has an elder brother, whose name is Phineas. Her brother also writes songs. Both her parents were once in the entertainment industry.
In childhood, Billie did not take admission in any school. She studied at home. Due to no paucity of time, she used to participate in activities other than studies.
Her mother also used to write songs and father used to play chemical instruments. She had a band and she also used to write songs with her band.
Billie Eilish Career
Billie Eilish started her career as a singer and songwriter. She wrote her first song at the age of 11 when she got inspired by the television series The Walking Dead and completed the song as a part of the assignment.
She also gave some acting auditions at the initial stage of her career but she didn’t enjoy giving acting auditions and apart from that she enjoyed recording background sounds for films.
She has worked as a background sound artist in the movies like Diary of Wimpy Kid, Ramona and Beezus, and the X-man series.
In 2015, she started working with her brother who was already writing and producing songs and had his band. They recorded several songs together like She’s Broken, Fingers Crossed and Ocean Eyes.
Later, Eilish signed a contract with A&R company and got connected to the luxury fashion brand Chanel. After that her first single song Ocean Eyes released as a music video on her YouTube channel. She also signed Darkroom and Interscope Records with Justin Lubliner and developed herself as an artist.
In 2017, she released an extended play with four remixes for Ocean Eyes and then released another EP for Six Feet Under. Later, she released a track titled Bored as a part of the soundtrack for the popular Netflix series 13 Reasons Why. The Eilish released many popular EP’s and gained huge popularity as a young singing sensation.
She also performed in various stage shows and organized concerts in different parts of the world. She released many singles like Where’s My Mind Tour, When The Party’s Over, When We Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go, When I Was Older, many other popular singles.
In 2020, she was announced as the performer of the title track of the popular James Bond Series, titled No Time To Die. In the same year, she also announced a Livestream concert for raising funds to support those who were affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Along with her singing career, she also worked as a model for various clothing and fashion brands. In 2019, she released a clothing line with Takashi Murakami. She partnered with Apple to allow Apple Store customers to experiment with her song You Should See Me in a Crown.
She participated in several activism activities like animal rights and veganism. She also got involved in supporting the United States’ voting rights.
Awards and Honors
Billie Eilish has received several popular awards in different music categories throughout her career. She has won the Grammy Awards five times in different categories and has won the American Music Awards twice in her career.
She won the MTV Europe Music Awards twice, MTV Video Music Awards thrice, and the Guinness World Records twice in her career.
She also won one NRJ Music Award, one Brit Award, and three Billboard Music Awards. She becomes the youngest and second person ever to win the Grammy Awards for four different categories.