Pop sensation Billie Eilish has revealed on-line bullying left her feeling suicidal.
The 18-year-old advised how she “virtually killed” herself in Germany whereas on tour in 2018 after studying merciless posts about her on social media.
The Ocean Eyes star opened up about her suicidal ideas throughout an interview with British GQ.
When requested concerning the hate she needed to put up with on-line, Eilish stated: “Oh, God. It’s unbelievable. I virtually killed myself due to Twitter a few years in the past. Like, for actual.
“I used to be occupied with the best way I used to be going to die.”
The star went on to say she managed to “snap again to actuality” because of her mom, her brother and musical collaborator Finneas O’Connell and her tour supervisor Brian, who she has labored with because the age of 14.
She additionally spoke of the struggles of recent stardom and the perils of social media earlier this 12 months.
Requested by the BBC in February if she learn Instagram feedback, Eilish stated: “No, no I finished like two days in the past. Actually two days in the past. I finished studying feedback absolutely. As a result of it was ruining my life. As soon as once more.”
Within the British GQ interview, the a number of Grammy-award-winning artist spoke about physique picture and mentioned why she prefers to put on over-sized garments.
“I’ve by no means felt desired. My previous boyfriends by no means made me really feel desired. None of them. And it’s a giant factor in my life that I really feel I’ve by no means been bodily desired by anyone.
“So I gown the best way I gown as I don’t like to think about you guys – I imply anybody, everybody – judging it, or the dimensions of it.”
Regardless of nonetheless being a young person, Billie Eilish has loved a meteoric rise to fame since importing her first music to the web again in 2015.
She has gone on to win 5 Grammy awards and develop into the youngest artist ever to file a James Bond theme with the monitor No Time To Die.