It seems as if the artist on everybody’s lips right now is Billie Eilish. With her recently released album When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? she is truly the 2019 artist to watch. But her sudden rise to fame has made people analyze her and what her music is all about.
People are really divided on Billie Eilish, you either get her or you don’t. And with that comes comparisons. The main one people seem to be saying is with Lady Gaga. Now, while on the surface Billie Eilish and Lady Gaga have 2 completely different styles they can still be compared. Lady Gaga was also the first artist in a long time that came along to really shake things up in the mainstream Pop music scene.
When Lady Gaga first came along, her over the top style and extremely thought out videos rubbed people the wrong way. It seemed as if the younger generation of music fans really loved her and supported her from the get-go. Lady Gaga really changed the music scene with her presence. As of now, Billie Eilish’s music is really captivating a wide range of people and it seems as if she’s fully on the road to becoming a mainstream success.
Just like Lady Gaga, Billie Eilish’s debut album earned incredible first week numbers on the charts. We will see if her impact will be as big as Lady Gaga’s but with the comparisons, it is definitely possible.