Billie Eilish is preparing to release her very first book this spring. Simply titled Billie Eilish, the hardcover book will feature hundreds of hand-selected photos by the artist, taking fans on a visual journey through the young phenomenon’s life – from snapshots of his early childhood to behind-the-scenes moments on tour. The book hits stores May 11 via Grand Central Publishing in the US and Wren & Rook in the UK.
An accompanying audiobook will be released simultaneously, in which Eilish will share untold stories and memories of his personal life and career. The accompanying piece will also feature commentary from the artist’s parents, who share memories of their talented daughter.
“Billie Eilish” – Billie’s Photo Book
Get the book and audiobook companion (narrated by Billie) on 5/11.
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In a press release, Eilish said, “I spent many hours over many months browsing my family albums and archives, selecting all the photos in this book. Hope you like it as much as I do.
Gretchen Young, vice president and editor-in-chief of Grand Central Publishing, said “Eilish’s unique combination of sophisticated artistic vision and enduring creative energy shines through on every page, and the vibrant visual nature of how she chose to share herself and capture her truth perfectly the unassailable authenticity for which she is so loved by her ever-growing legions of fans.
Laura Horsley of Hachette UK added: “Rebel, intelligent, innovative and genuine, Billie is a global phenomenon and an inspiration to so many people. This highly anticipated book will give us a glimpse of the person beyond the icon. Fans around the world will devour it. ”
Billie Eilish is currently available for preorder at Eilish website.
2021 is shaping up to be a busy year for Eilish. In just over a month, his highly anticipated documentary, Billie Eilish: The world is a bit hazy, should be broadcast exclusively on Apple TV +. Directed by award-winning filmmaker RJ Cutler (The War Room, September issue, Nashville), the film will offer an intimate look at the singer-songwriter and her meteoric rise to global stardom.
Eilish, who is in contention for two Grammys awards in March, also teased a follow-up to her successful debut, When we all fall asleep, where do we go?
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