Billie Eilish’s second album, Happier than ever, is about to be released into the world, and the singer-songwriter has another exciting piece of news in store: a concert film will accompany the album later this year.
In a recent Instagram post, Billie announced that fans can look forward to Happier than ever: a love letter to Los Angeles, a special “concert experience” coming out on Disney + on September 3rd. The special music, performed by Robert Rodriguez and Patrick Osborne, was shot at the Hollywood Bowl in collaboration with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and the Los Angeles Children’s Chorus, and conducted by Gustavo Dudamel. “This was the most surreal shoot ever and I can’t WAIT for you to experience this movie,” Billie wrote alongside the trailer, which features clips of the singer performing. with a powerful voice over.
“LA is why I am who I am,” Billie says in the clip. “It’s about reflecting on yourself, becoming who you are. We all have these idealized versions of ourselves in our heads. I have never done anything like this.
In a statement, Billie called the ability to work with Disney a “great honor,” adding, “Being able to present my album in this way and dedicate it to the city I love and grew up in is so exciting for me. me. I hope you like it. “
Happier than ever is Billie’s second studio album, and the sequel to her debut, When we all fall asleep, where do we go?. It’s coming this Friday, July 30, and Billie has been busy building the hype on her social media pages, including a recent post describing a handwritten songlist.
Speaking to VEVO in a recent interview, Billie explained that she strives to create a “timeless” record, immersing itself in an incredibly self-reflective and introspective process. “Before, I always felt pressured and anxious and felt like I wasn’t doing enough, right, or doing a good job,” she explained. “Or it’s not good enough. I felt like I wasn’t very good back then, and I actually feel a lot more confident in my job now. And I feel like I worked really hard on it. And I think this album was made at a very perfect time for me creatively. “
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