Billie Eilish Biography, Age, Career, Height & Net Worth (2024)

Who Is Billie Eilish?

Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O’Connell, professionally known by his nick name Billie Eilis, is a popular American singer known for her song “Ocean Eyes” from 2015. That was written and produced by her brother Finneas O’Connell. They frequently collaborate on music and performances.

Personal Information 

Full Name: Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O’Connell
Nick Name: Billie Eilish
Date of birth: December 18th, 2001
Age: 22 years old
Profession: Singer
Nationality: American
Ethnicity: Mixed
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Religion: Christian

Early Life

Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O’Connell, born on December 18, 2001 is a famous singer and songwriter in American. Her brother Finneas O’Connell, wrote and produced her first big song “Ocean Eyes” and they often sing it together. They put out the track in 2015.

Billie and Finneas were homeschooled, which meant they had more time with their mom. Baird always explore what they liked and take interest on it. Baird taught them how to make music. Both she and Finneas cheered on Billie as she chased her dream in music.

Billie’s parents were cool with letting their kids try out different stuff like acting, dance and art. At just eight, she joined the Los Angeles Children’s Chorus and did talent shows. When she was 11, Billie wrote her first “real” song for her mom’s songwriting class.

She tried acting but it wasn’t her thing. Except for doing background dialogue in movies like Ramona and Beezus and X-Men. She even did some work on Diary of a Wimpy Kid. Before 2016, she did dance classes too, but she had to stop because of a growth plate injury.

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Family

Billie’s from a Christian family in Los Angeles. Her dad, Patrick works in construction and acts occasionally, even appearing in Iron Man. Her mom, Maggie Baird does a bit of everything. She’s a screenwriter, actor and teacher. Billie’s brother Finneas is also into music. He sings and composes many songs.

Education

Billie Eilish is a smart lady, but there isn’t much public info about her education. She likely has a high school diploma, but specifics aren’t widely known.

Career

She started her professional career when she was eight, Billie got into music. While singing in the children’s choir, she started figuring out her style and how to perform. She practiced singing, played around with editing and tried writing songs. Her family was always supportive, helping her with composing, editing and making music. Plus, her brother was into music too, being part of a band called “The Slightlys”.

In 2015, Billie and Finneas uploaded “Ocean Eyes” to SoundCloud, and it became a hit on social media. Danny Ruckasin saw Billie’s potential, became her manager and launching her music career. By the end of 2016, she released the “Ocean Eyes” music video, showcasing her singing and dancing. Later, she released “Six Feet Under” and a revamped version of “Ocean Eyes” with backing from Darkroom and Interscope Records.

In 2017, Billie released the “Ocean Eyes (The Remixes)” EP, which had four versions of her song “Ocean Eyes,” featuring artists like Blackbear and Goldhouse. Later that year, she put out her second EP, “Don’t Smile at Me,” with nine tracks, including hits like “COPYCAT,” “Party Favor,” “Bellyache,” and “idontwannabeyouanymore”. The EP made its debut on the Billboard 200 chart in the US, reaching number 97.

In 2017, Billie released several singles, including “Bored,” which was featured in the Netflix series 13 Reasons Why. The following year, she embarked on her first tour titled “Where’s My Mind,” traveling to different countries until August 2018. During this period, she collaborated with Khalid on the single “Lovely” and released the vinyl version of “Don’t Smile at Me,” featuring tracks like “Party Favor” and a cover of Drake’s “Hotline Bling”. Additionally, she dropped singles such as “Bitches Broken Hearts” and “You Should See Me in a Crown.”

Billie’s latest song, “When the party’s over,” dropped in October 2018. The music video on YouTube has over 98 million views. Despite being new to the scene, she’s already got a strong connection with young fans. Her success isn’t just about talent. It’s also about how well she relates to them. She’s honest and open with her fans. She’s great at using digital language to talk to them about their issues.

In 2018, Eilish made a mark in the music scene, gaining recognition as one of the most promising artists. She’s recognized as a key figure in the genre of Psycho Pop. Her talent landed her a spot in Forbes magazine’s “30 under 30” list for 2019. She was also the youngest artist selected by a group of 170 critics and music experts for the BBC Sound Of 2018 list. Which showcases the top artists of the year. Furthermore, Apple acknowledged her talent by awarding her the UpNext title.

 

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Awards for Billie Eilish

2018 YouTube Creator Awards Gold Creator Award
2019 YouTube Creator Awards Diamond Creator
2019 MTV MIAW Award Hit Global
2019 American Music Award Favorite Artist Alternative Rock
2019 American Music Award New Artist of the Year
2020 Grammy Awards Album of the Year
2020 Grammy Awards Best Pop Vocal Album of the Year
2020 Grammy Awards Record of the Year
2020 Grammy Awards Song of the Year
2021 Grammy Awards Record of the Year
2021 DFCS Award Best Original Song
2021 Capri Song Award Best Original Song
2022 Gold Derby Music Award Artist of the Year
2022 CIC Award Best Original Song
2022 Gold Derby Film Award Original Song
2022 GAFCA Award Best Original Song

Body Measurements

Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
Weight: 61 Kg
Body Measurement: 34-27-35
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Blonde

Billie Eilish Family Relation 

Father: Patrick O’Connell
Mother: Maggie Baird
Brother: Finneas O’Connell
Boyfriend: ·        Jesse Rutherford (Ex-Bf)

·        Brandon Adams (Ex-Bf)

Personal Life/ Love Life & Affairs 

Eilish resided in the Highland Park district of Los Angeles with her parents. She said in 2021 that she frequently spent the night in the bedroom. She used to have as a child to stay close to her parents. Eilish admitted to being abused, but she did not go into detail about the specifics of the childhood sexual assault. She suffered at the hands of an adult who was also her attacker.

Eilish dated rapper Brandon Adams, known as 7:AMP (stage name). From October 2022 to May 2023, she was romantically involved with singer Jesse Rutherford.

Billie Eilish’s Net Worth

Billie comes from a family of musicians, and she’s earned around $8 million from the music industry.

Name: Billie Eilish
Wealth: $8M
Source of Wealth: Singer

 Interesting Facts

  • She’s known for her unique style of dressing, which some people criticize, but she doesn’t let the criticism bother her.
  • Billie has Tourette syndrome and synesthesia, and she’s also dealt with depression.
  • Billie Eilish was in a relationship with rapper Brandon Adams.
  • Billie Eilish has been accused of queerbaiting to promote her song and criticized for using an anti-Asian slur. She apologized on social media for both incidents.
  • She also took dance classes when she was younger.

Social Media

Even though Billie Eilish isn’t mainly a YouTuber, she’s got a massive following on the platform. She’s posted just 71 videos, but she’s already got 48.2 million subscribers and a whopping 13.8 billion views overall. Surprisingly, her subscriber count jumped by 100,000 on August 1st, 2023. So, even though she’s not your typical YouTuber, she’s making a big splash and gaining loads of popularity on the platform.

Billie Eilish has 110.2 million followers on Instagram, 32 million followers on Facebook, and 7.3 million followers on Twitter.

Charity work

This week, Grammy Award-winning vegan Billie Eilish and her mother started a vegan foundation to support feeding troops and those in need. Also, sales of vegan meat have skyrocketed by over 280% due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Documentary

Apple paid Eilish $25 million for a single documentary about her life, with her serving as the documentarian.

FAQs

  • How old is the teen singer Billie Eilish?

Billie was born on December 18th, 2001. As of early 2024, she is 22 years old.

  • How much does Billie earn?

Billie is both a singer and a model. She’s earned around 8 million dollars from her professions.

  • What does Billie Eilish do for a living?

Billie is a singer and a model from a family of musicians. She’s released many great songs, including “Ocean Eyes,” which came out in 2016.

  • Who is Billie’s Husband?

Billie Eilish is still unmarried and has never been in a relationship.

  • Who is Billie Eilish Ex?

Billie Eilish’s ex is Brandon Adams, who is older than her. She mentioned this in her documentary.

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