A musician with the record for being the youngest singer to win a Grammy Awards which successfully ranks 13th, Billie Ellish is named for the American richest young singers. Well, the public really wonders for Billie Ellish’s worth and how much Billie Ellish makes money at a very young age.
What Is Billie Ellish’s Net Worth?
As of 2021, Billie Ellish’s net worth is approximately $25 million. She becomes one of the highest-paid musicians in the world. Billie Ellish earned $50 million between June 2019 and June 2020. She began to gain a following in 2017 on SoundCloud which eventually signed a contract with Interscope Records.
Billie Ellish’s documentary named Billie Eilish: The World’s a Little Blurry was first acquired by Apple TV+ in 2019. She was paid around $25 million for this documentary about her life. According to Billboard in late 2019, Billie’s label, Interscope Records, produced her documentary film for an estimated budget between $1 milion and $2 million.
Billie Ellish would have earned more money in 2020 if her arena tour had not been canceled by the pandemic of Covid-19. In 2019, she earned mainstream fame ince the success of her 2019 single ‘Bad Guy’ which successfully topped the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
Billie also swept all four major categories of Grammy Awards including Best New Artist, Best Record, Best Song and Best Album by January 26, 2020. Known, she is the first person in nearly 40 years to reach this achievement.
How Does Billie Ellish Make Money?
Aside from getting money from selling her albums, Billie Ellish also launched a clothing line in collaboration with Japanese artist Takashi Murakami who directed some of Billies videos in April 2019. That same year, she also appeared in a series of advertisements for Adobe Creative Cloud.
Billie also appeared in a series of ads for Calvin Klein in May 2019. Then, she also partnered with clothing brand Freak City on a new clothing line in July 2019. Her all achievements were actually enough to place Billie on the Forbes Celebrity 100 list of highest-paid celebrities in 2020.
How Does Billie Ellish Spend Money?
As one of the young-richest singers, Billie spends a lot of money on jewelry and some of her favorite royal brands include Gucci, Chopard, Bvlgari and Chanel. She loves to layer different kinds of necklaces on top of each other which create a unique look. Her style is one of a kind when it comes to accessories and her designer watches are some of them.
Some of her lovely luxurious brands are Cartier, Rado, Hermes and IWC Schaffhausen. When she makes a trip to some countries, she actually will visit luxurious vintage shops to search for that unique piece everyone fails to notice.
Because she travels a lot for her concerts and also events, she definitely has a luggage collection, her favorite one is Louis Vuitton. She is actually known for choices of her hair color, sure, it’s obvious to spend a lot of time and money on hair salons.
Billie Ellish’s Career
Billie Ellish’s career journey started when she was 13 years old (two months before her 14th birthday), at that time, she recorded the song ‘Ocean Eyes’ which was actually written by Finneas for her own band in October 2015.
Billie then sent a recording to her dance teacher who helped choreograph a dance which was finally incorporated into the music video. Afterwards, she uploaded the song to SoundCloud and Spotify.
In March 2016, her music video was uploaded to YouTube. Ocean Eyes rapidly went viral receiving more than 170 million streams on Spotify. This was eventually certified Platinum by the RIAA and reached #84 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. She continued to release his second ‘Six Feet Under’ later that year.
In 2017, she released her debut extended play ‘Don’t Smile at Me’. The EP achieved #3 on the US Alternative chart, #7 in Norway, #8 in Sweden, as well as #24 on the Billboard 200. That same year, she released her EP ‘Up Next Session: Billie Elliesh’.
Her single ‘Bellyache’ was certified Gold. Her single ‘When the Party’s Over’ topped #3 in New Zaeland and #10 in Australia and her single ‘Lovely’ with Khalid topped #4 in New Zaeland and #5 in Australia.
‘When We All Fall Asleep Where Do We Go?’ as her debut studio album was released in March 2019. This album hit #1 in several countries including the United States, the UK, Canada and Australia. She is known as the first artist born in the 21st century to have a #1 song on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart.
Her album also grossed the record for most songs simultaneously on the Billboard Hot 100 for a female artist. Her album was also certified 2x platinum in the US and was Platinum in a dozen other countries.
Billie Ellish Pirate Baird O’Connell was born on December 18, 2001 in Los Angeles, California. She was actually born into a family of musicians and actors. Her parents Patrick and Maggie are both in the entertainment industry.
Billie was mostly home-schooled, and started singing at a very young age. Then, she joined the LA Children’s Choir at 8. She also wrote her first song at 11. She definitely saw that her elder brother, Finneas O’Connell is also falling in love with music. Today, Finneas O’Connell is also a singer, actor, songwriter and producer.
For being born in a musician family, like a collaboration where her father played instruments such as the ukulele and piano and her mother wrote songs.
Known, Billie suffers from both Tourette syndrome and synesthesia. She also has been vocal about her experiences with depression. She is also an advocate of veganism and vegetarianism.
Billie is also popular on social media. As of this writing, she has more than 65 million followers on Instagram, 30 million followers on YouTube, 5 million followers on Twitter and 1 million followers on SoundCloud.
Okay, those are some facts about Billie Ellish where you already know for her net worth, her life and her career journey.