Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O'Connell (born December 18, 2001) is an American singer and songwriter, at 18 years old the youngest-ever winner of four Grammy Awards, together with a fifth award won by her producer brother Finneas O'Connell, with whom she collaborates on music and live shows.
She first gained media attention in 2016 when she uploaded the song "Ocean Eyes" to SoundCloud, and it was subsequently released by Interscope Records subsidiary Darkroom. This song was written by her brother Finneas. Eilish's debut studio album, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? (2019), debuted atop the Billboard 200 and became the best-performing album of 2019 in the U.S. It also reached number one in the UK. The album contains six Billboard Hot 100 top 40 singles: "When the Party's Over", "Bury a Friend", "Wish You Were Gay", "Xanny", "Everything I Wanted", and "Bad Guy", the last of which became her first number one single in the U.S.
Eilish has 13 platinum and four gold singles in the U.S. as of January 2020. Her accolades include five Grammy Awards, two American Music Awards, two Guinness World Records, and three MTV Video Music Awards. She is the youngest person, first woman, and only other artist to win the four main Grammy categories, Album of the Year, Record of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best New Artist in the same year.