Billie Eilish broke Instagram record for second time with post featuring her new British Vogue blanket.
The pop star appears on the front cover of the June 2021 issue of the fashion magazine, in a shoot she had the idea for.
“I love these photos and loved doing this shoot,” she captioned a post of a photo from inside the magazine on Instagram. “Do what you want when you want. Fuck everything else.
Eilish’s Instagram post from the cover broke the record for being the photo on the platform to reach the fastest 1 million likes. She crossed the threshold in less than six minutes. It currently has over 15.5 million likes at the time of writing.
This isn’t the first time the teenage superstar has broken the record. She previously reversed Selena Gomez’s title claim in March, when she shared a photo of her newly blonde hair. This image reached 1 million likes after six minutes. With over 22.8 million likes now, it is now the third most liked photo on the social media site.
However, while the British Vogue The cover is perhaps the fastest photo on Instagram to reach 1 million likes, another photo from the photoshoot posted by Eilish zoomed in on the five most liked posts on the platform.
A photo of the musician wearing a trench coat and corset is the fourth most beloved article of all time with over 20.5 million likes at the time of writing. Aside from revealing Eilish’s blonde hair, that’s only behind XXXTentacion’s last post before his death and a photo of an egg.
Meanwhile, Eilish released the third single from her new album ‘Happier Than Ever’ last week (April 29), titled ‘Your Power’. The track follows “My Future” and “Therefore I Am” from last year and provides a haunting and powerful response to the abuse of power.
Speak in the British Vogue The article, the star discussed the power and influence that comes with being famous, saying, “No one should have the power given to us.