Want to discuss? Please read our Commenting Policy first. In only her first year as a nominee, Billie Eilish came out on top at the 62nd annual Grammy Awards on Sunday night. Though it seems Eilish has found incredible success with her music career in the span of only four years, there might have been some left scratching their heads wondering who exactly the mysterious first-time Grammy nominee was after she swept the Recording Academy clean of trophies over the weekend. This prompted her parents, Patrick and Maggie, to chose Eilish as her first-given middle name. On Nov. Though it was initially posted to SoundCloud independently, the pop ballad quickly and unexpectedly gained traction online, earning her a very early fanbase.
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She first gained attention in when she uploaded the song " Ocean Eyes " to SoundCloud , which was subsequently released by the Interscope Records subsidiary Darkroom. The song was written and produced by her brother Finneas , with whom she collaborates on music and live shows. In , she performed the theme song " No Time to Die " for the James Bond film of the same name , which became her first to peak at number one in the UK. She is the youngest person and second person ever to win the four main Grammy categories — Best New Artist , Record of the Year , Song of the Year and Album of the Year — in the same year. In , Time magazine placed her on their inaugural "Time Next" list. Additionally, Eilish is the 23rd biggest artist of the digital singles era, according to the Recording Industry Association of America , selling While she was homeschooled , her mother taught her and Finneas the basics of songwriting.
Subscriber Account active since. But Eilish's young age — she turned 18 in December — has also helped boost her fame and public persona. The young singer has been making music since she was in her early teens, and frequently shows her age in interviews and at awards shows. Fans of the singer have grown accustomed to joking about how Eilish makes them feel "so old" after she gives age-appropriate answers to questions, or otherwise reminds us of the fact that she was born in the s. Here are four times the year-old singer has shown her age — and caused fans to jokingly complain about their own.