Billie Eilish Says She’s Working On New Music During Quarantine

Billie Eilish discusses working on new music during quarantine with Beats 1’s Zane Lowe.

BYCole Blake
Billie Eilish Says She’s Working On New Music During Quarantine

Billie Eilish has been working on new music during her time in quarantine, the singer told Beats 1’s Zane Lowe.

Billie Eilish Says She's Working On New Music During Quarantine
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"We've been in the 'stu,' which just means Finneas' basement, basically. We actually, we wrote a whole song in its entirety—an entire song, which is kind of rare for us. I really love it. It was like exactly what I needed to say when we wrote it."

She goes on to say she feels great despite the situation: “Honestly, I feel great,” she says. “The song I was talking about earlier that we wrote a couple weeks ago that felt so right was ... I wish I could sing it for you, but I can't. It was just about, there was this part in it—I needed to say this—which was I know I'm supposed to feel unhappy right now because of this break and because I'm not seeing anybody ... I feel like there's this kind of thing that I feel like is floating around of like you're supposed to be missing people. You're supposed to be missing this person and be missing people in general. I kind of have this feeling of like, I miss my really close friends, I miss people, of course I do, but I also at the same time am liking the space.”

Eilish's Beats 1 radio show Me & Dad Radio debuted May 8.



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