|Billie Eilish continues to shatter the ceiling in music with the release of her NUMBER 1 debut album ‘WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO?’ Released on Darkroom/Interscope Records on March 29, her critically acclaimed full-length reached #1 in North America, UK, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Netherlands, Belgium, Ireland, Sweden, Norway, Finland and many more, and is now the biggest debut of the decade (male, female or group) in the US, the second-biggest of 2019 for any album, shifting 313,000 units in the first week. The debut full-length has surpassed 1.3 billion Spotify streams globally, 250 million+ on Apple Music, debuting at #1 in 70 countries on Apple and 60 across the world on iTunes, and is currently the most ever pre-added album since the music platform launched. Listen to ‘WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO?’ HERE.
Last weekend, the 17-year-old global superstar performed to tens-of-thousands of fans in the desert at Coachella Festival. Again, receiving praise across the board for her stellar live performance. Guest Vince Staples joined her on-stage as she performed songs from her album for the very first time, ahead of her forthcoming SOLD OUT WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP WORLD TOUR.
Today, Billie Eilish and legendary Japanese contemporary artist Takashi Murakami made their video collaboration for ‘you should see me in a crown’ available worldwide onYouTube. Mutual fans of each other’s work, Eilish and Murakami met in Japan during her tour in 2018 and soon began working on this incredible piece of anime using special motion capture technology and incorporating Billie’s popular BLOHSH character and apparel, as well as Murakami’s iconic Flowers. Murakami reveals: “8 months from start to finish, I sprinted throughout the production process with my animation team striving to realize Billie’s vision in an unprecedented way.”Billie continues. “Murakami is an incredible visionary. It was such an honor to collaborate with him and have our brains and our worlds collide for this video.”
Also launched this week, a very special limited edition 7” vinyl Billie Eilish x Murakami figure. Available HERE.
On the heels of her impressive debut album release, Billie Eilish made special guest appearances on The Ellen DeGeneres Show as performer and talking guest, as well as Jimmy Kimmel Live!