Billie Eilish poses with her Grammy Awards sticking her tongue out

3 fascinating facts about Billie Eilish you should know!

Billie Eilish was only a teenager when she became a rising star winning 5 Grammys in 2020 and now she has been nominated for 4 more trophies for 2021. However, the 63rd Award ceremony has been postponed until March 14th due to the pandemic. So while we wait for her to sweep the board again, keep reading as we reveal the rebel singer most interesting facts!

  • Born and raised in Los Angeles, Billie Eilish grew up with her parents, both actors, and she was home-schooled along with her older brother Finneas O'Connell.
  • Eilish has been writing songs since she was 11 years old and her breakthrough came at the age of 13 with the single “Ocean Eyes,” which went viral in 2016.
  • Her debut album “When We Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?” made the singer the younger artist to have a number one album in the US Billboard 100 chart.
  • The 19-year-old is a natural blonde. She dyed it in many different colors through the years, currently lime green at the roots with black at the end.

1) What neighborhood is Billie Eilish from?

Billie Eilish relaxing at home in her bedroom.

Eilish is from the neighborhood of Highland Park, which is situated in the northeast part of LA, California. Could you believe that despite her fame she still lives there with her parents in the two-bedroom home she grew up in? Billie explained she lives in a normal neighborhood:

“People just have a different vision of how I was raised and that’s not correct. They think I’m just a little rich girl from LA."

Billie Eilish, her brother Finneas and his girlfriend Claudia Sulewski

Her parents sleep in the living room so Billie can have her own room and the second bedroom to record music. That legendary tiny bedroom is where she and her brother Finneas recorded many of her famous hits. However, her brother moved to live with his girlfriend Claudia Sulewski.

2) Who is Eilish’s brother?

Billie Eilish and Finneas - Source: Getty Images

Billie’s older brother is Finneas O’Connell. He is a  23-year-old singer, songwriter, record producer, and actor (he appeared in the TV series “Glee”) but he’s mostly known as Eilish’s creative collaborator.

Eilish and Finneas tiny bedroom where they created her debut album.

The siblings write her songs together. Finneas produces the tracks, and, when Eilish goes on tour, he also plays instruments in his band. He likes to play the bass and keyboards.

He also performs as a solo artist under the stage name Finneas and he released his debut EP, “Blood Harmony” on October 4, 2019.

Eilish confessed that her brother is her best friend and they love each other so much because they can speak the same creative language.

3) What is Billie Eilish’s real hair color?

Billie Eilish has had many different colors of hair

Billie Eilish’s hair is naturally blonde. However, she's dyed it many crazy colors over the years, shades of grey, blue, purple, white, though currently she is rocking electric green roots and black.

Billie Eilish's current acid green hairstyle

The singer has worn the signature acid green color hair since July 2019. On her driver's license her hair color is listed as "other."

However, Eilish promised that she is planning on changing her hair color when her Apple documentary "The World's a Little Blurry," is released on February 14th 2021 to mark the beginning of a new era in her successful music career.

Billie Eilish poses with her 5 Grammys in 2020

Let's hope that at the 2021 Grammys ceremony Billie has a new hair color to celebrate her new Awards in the music industry!

Natalie Baldwin

Graphic Designer graduated from University of Southern California. Bookworm. Nature, coffee and books are my best friends.+ info

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