2020 Billboard Music Awards took place on 14 October (Wednesday) at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. The ceremony was hosted by Kelly Clarkson and due to the coronavirus pandemic, there was no audience during the event.
In a recent interview with The Herald Sun, Billie’s brother – Finneas – claimed that she would not release a new album until the pandemic is over. Both Billie and Finneas do not want their albums to “be a bummer COVID record.”
Billie Eilish spends her quarantine and self-isolation time in a very productive way. The singer recently wrote a brand new song with brother Finneas. According to Billie, quarantine was exactly what they needed to come up with a new track.
Billie Eilish and her father Patrick O’Connell has just joined forces and launched a new show on Apple Music on 8 May (Friday). Their programme is called “Me & Dad Radio” and is already available on the streaming platform.
“One World: Together at Home,” a special music event co-organized by Lady Gaga on 18 April (Saturday), was watched by 20.7 million viewers in the United States alone. The star-studded virtual concert was organized by Global Citizen and the World Health Organization to raise funds to combat the on-going coronavirus pandemic.
Finneas O’Connell, the older brother of Billie Eilish, has recently taken to Twitter to deny any claims of nepotism and privilege. Despite the fact that their parents are pretty known in the industry, both Billie and Finneas have never used them for their connections or other benefits.
The official nominations for the 2020 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards have been announced earlier today (13 February). The most nominations were scored by “Avengers: Endgame” (11 nominations), Taylor Swift (5 nominations), Lil Nas (4 nominations), “Frozen 2” (4 nominations) and “Henry Danger” (4 nominations).
18-year-old Billie Eilish took the 2020 Grammy Awards by storm winning 5 awards (out of 6 nominations in total). The singer was honoured in the most important categories in the music industry – Album of the Year, Best Pop Vocal Album, Record of the Year, Song of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance. Billie was also named Best New Artist.
2020 Grammy Awards took place on 26 January (Sunday) in Los Angeles and the ceremony was clouded by the sudden death of Kobe Bryant. To honour the late basketball player, artists paid tribute to Kobe and honoured him with their music.