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Billie Eilish

Singer-Songwriter Billie Eilish
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Full Name: Billie Eilish Pirate Baird
Profession: Singer-Songwriter

United States of America

Biography: Eilish began her career in 2016 by releasing the song "Ocean Eyes" on SoundCloud before being signed by Interscope Records and Darkroom.

Following this she released her EP Don't Smile at Me in 2017, which reached the top 15 in charts around the world. Other work in this period included the song "Lovely", with Khalid, which was then featured in the popular Netflix series 13 Reasons Why in 2018.

Her debut album When We Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? was released to acclaim in 2019 with three of its singles reaching the top 15 in the United States, and achieved success on other charts around the world.

Born: December 18, 2001
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Age: 20 years old

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Historical Events

  • 2019-03-29 Singer-songwriter Billie Eilish releases her debut studio album "When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?"
  • 2020-01-26 62nd Grammy Awards: Billie Eilish wins 5 Grammys, including album, record and song of the year
  • 2021-03-14 63rd Grammy Awards: Beyoncé breaks record for most Grammys won by a singer (28), Taylor Swift win Album of the Year and Billie Eilish Record of the Year
  • 2022-06-24 Glastonbury Festival in Pilton, England opens: Billie Eilish, Paul McCartney, and Kendrick Lamar headline; other performers include Crowded House, Robert Plant and Alison Krause, Noel Gallagher, Dianna Ross, Herbie Hancock, Billy Bragg, Angélique Kidjo, Lorde, Ziggy Marley, Suzanne Vega, and Hothouse Flowers