How Soundcloud helped Billie Eilish get famous

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This is crazy.

It seems like singer-songwriter Billie Eilish is blowing up at the moment, with her new single Bury A Friend racing up the charts.

She recently released a duet with Khalid, and in March she will release her debut album, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?.

However, the 17-year-old told Smallzy that she never intended for people to hear her debut single, Ocean Eyes.

She actually just uploaded the song to Soundcloud so she could send the link to her teacher to choreograph a dance, and overnight it went viral.

And look where she is now!

It’s not just her style and music that makes Billie unique.

Her Instagram name is ‘wherearetheavocados’, so of course Smallzy had to find out why.

Surprisingly, she says that she isn’t a “stan of avocados”.

Written By Lachlan Guertin

And she has a good reason why not!

"I’m not completely broke, but I’m like…"

He's competitive!