Blond is the brand new inexperienced musician Billie Eilish, who has ditched her signature lime inexperienced hair color upon successful her newest Grammy Award for a report of the 12 months.
On Wednesday, the “Bad Guy” hitmaker shared a photograph revealing her platinum-blond dye job — and possibly, presumably broke an Instagram report within the course of. Eilish, who beforehand sported black hair with neon-green roots, additionally confirmed off her new bangs, falling in shaggy layers throughout her brow.
“Pinch me,” Eilish captioned the picture posted on St. Patrick’s Day, racking up 1 million “likes” in six minutes, in accordance with the BBC. That submission reportedly surpassed a report beforehand set in 2018 by fellow singer Selena Gomez’sInstagram submit marking her 26th birthday.
Alas, an Instagram rep mentioned Thursday evening that she couldn’t affirm these metrics. But 1,000,000 in six minutes ought to depend for one thing.
With greater than 18 million likes, Eilish’s newest Instagram replace now ranks among the many 10 most-liked images on the platform, in accordance with the BBC.
And this wouldn’t be the primary time Eilish has made a historical past. In 2020, the teenager famous person turned the second individual ever to brush the highest 4 classes on the Grammys in addition to the youngest solo act to win the album of the 12 months, at 18. Eilish can also be the youngest performer ever to put in writing and report the theme music for a “James Bond” film.
(The titular tune from the soundtrack of “No Time to Die” simply gained the 2021 Grammy for music written for visible media — the primary to take action earlier than the premiere of its tandem movie, which has been repeatedly delayed by the COVID-19 pandemic.)
Her hair transformation comes after the “My Future” artist vowed on Instagram to vary up her do upon the discharge of her documentary “The World’s a Little Blurry.”
“It’ll be the end of an era,” she mentioned in December. “I’m gonna give you a new era. I have announcements to make. … Leave me alone. Let me live with my f— hair that I’ve had for way too long, K?”
Since “The World’s A Little Blurry” debuted final month on Apple TV+, followers have speculated that Eilish had been hiding her newest hair color beneath a wig — together with at Sunday’s Grammy Awards, throughout which she obscured her roots with a patterned bucket hat.
The socially distanced ceremony noticed Eilish’s “Everything I Wanted” obtain the coveted prize for a report of the 12 months, an honor many — together with Eilish — believed ought to have gone to rapper Megan Thee Stallion for her smash hit “Savage,” that includes Beyoncé.
“This is really embarrassing for me,” Eilish mentioned throughout her acceptance speech. “Megan, girl. … You deserve this. … You are a queen. I want to cry thinking about how much I love you. You’re so beautiful. You’re so talented. You deserve everything in the world. I think about you constantly. I root for you always. … Genuinely, this goes to her. Can we all cheer for Megan Thee Stallion, please?”
Megan Thee Stallion picked up three awards Sunday, together with rap music, rap/music efficiency, and greatest new artist. The “WAP” hitmaker is the primary feminine hip-hop star to win the greatest new artist since Lauryn Hill in 1999.
In addition to music written for visible media and report of the 12 months, Eilish was additionally nominated Sunday for pop solo efficiency and music of the 12 months.