Billie Eilish now has her driver’s license, and a hot new ride

Even as she was nicely on her approach to turning into a Grammy-winning famous person, Billie Eilish, like every other teenager, simply wished her driver’s license.

“All of those insane issues had been occurring in my life which can be monumental moments in anyone’s profession … however on the similar time, I used to be like, ‘I wish to get my license,’ ” she instructed Apple Music’s Zane Lowe Thursday at a premiere occasion for her new Apple TV+ documentary “Billie Eilish: The World’s a Little Blurry.”

“I’ve wished to drive my entire life.”

Fittingly, the 19-year-old pulls as much as the occasion — held within the hills overlooking her Los Angeles hometown — within the black Dodge Challenger she calls “Dragon” that she received for her seventeenth birthday. It’s a candy second captured within the documentary — together with an much more touching scene of her father Tom giving Eilish last directions earlier than she drives off alone for the primary time.

After making her entrance, Eilish — rocking her trademark neon-green hair below a bucket hat —delivered a haunting rendition of “Ilomilo,” from her 2019 debut album “When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?” For the stripped-down efficiency, she was accompanied solely by her producer brother Finneas on a baby-blue piano. (Just to show you ways a lot the siblings are in sync, Eilish had a matching stool and mic.)

Eilish and her brother appeared in the premiere event.
Eilish and her brother Finneas appeared within the premiere occasion.
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Then the “Bad Guy” singer sat with Lowe for a one-on-one interview on the occasion, which was streamed stay on Apple TV, Apple Music and Eilish’s YouTube channel. The five-time Grammy winner defined that the title of her new documentary comes from the lyrics of “Ilomilo.”

“We simply went via all of my songs and simply appeared via and noticed if there was something or if it sparked an concept,” mentioned Eilish. “And ‘The World’s a Little Blurry,’ it type of felt prefer it [captured] the movie in a manner and the time of my life that the movie passed off … simply loopy issues occurring whereas I used to be additionally going via puberty and studying about being a teenager and fame.”

While displaying some clips from the documentary, Eilish additionally gave like to her followers who’ve been with her alongside her journey.

“I’ve actually grown up with my followers. We’ve grown up collectively,” she mentioned. “When I used to be doing reveals at 14, they had been 14 — a lot of them. And then I used to be 15, and they had been 15. Especially after I would do reveals in the identical place, like, a yr later, I’d see the identical children and they’d be so completely different. And we would be so completely different, however we would be nonetheless in sync.”



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