Billie Eilish: Same Interview, One Year Apart | Vanity Fair

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On October 18th, 2017, after a busy day of promotional interviews in New York City, Billie Eilish met with Vanity Fair to discuss the 15-year-old’s breakthrough success. On October 18th, 2018, after a long day of pre-tour rehearsals, Billie spoke with VF again to answer the exact same questions and look back at a time capsule of her answers from last year. Her Instagram follower count grew from 257K to 6.3 million. She went from playing crowds of 500 fans to playing arenas for more than 40,000. See how Billie’s life changed over the last year. Listen to a recomposition of Billie's "Ocean Eyes" here: Directed and Interviewed by Joe Sabia Produced by Jeff Kornberg Still haven’t subscribed to Vanity Fair on YouTube? ►► ABOUT VANITY FAIR Arts and entertainment, business and media, politics, and world affairs—Vanity Fair’s features and exclusive videos capture the people, places, and ideas that define modern culture. Billie Eilish: Same Interview, One Year Apart | Vanity Fair


Darcy Robinson : Please add a 2019 one. I want to see what she is thinking/feeling now. She just released a new album so.

A Scott : Proof success does not necessarily bring happiness.

Cussundria Kneal : One year.... wearing all black, because she feels like she should go with how dark everything is.... Fame is really feeding on your depression, isn't it? I hope you can make it out of this alive kiddo. So many wonderful people don't. I hope this and your mental health don't consume you.

Luz Maria Sanchez : *_Old Billie: dont be so sad_* *_New Billie: I still with that_*

Tatiana Almeida : Her future is worrying me. She seems so depressed

1NF1N1TY GAMING : She needs something to make her happier. We don't want another Avicii event

Zoe B : she sounds so sad in the most recent, legit makes me wanna cry

Yolanda Pinto : Dam it's scary how much a person can change in 12 months, hope she's ok

Editing Lynx : "Don't be so sad, it's such a waste of time" jesus christ, that's a big slap in the face

listen to love shot by exo : *she looks happier last year*

Alex Shuysky : We all want the money but not the fame. Sia was smart not to revela herself until things settled down.

187 Meine Idole : I liked Billie Eilish, thought she was really cool and very grown up for a 16-year-old girl. But now I realize shes just a teenager and that's okai.

Anika Barsalou-Cobb élève : 10:32 10:36 When the two Billies were “talking” to eachother and then high-fived made me so sad and happy😭

Keziah Biggin : I actually cant believe she’s only seventeen and she’s already accomplished so much.This makes me cry 😭

Im Mortal : Yall just realizing fame is kinda bad. Wtf

V Retro : Seems like her soul is getting darker and darker

Melissa Marshall : “Isn’t it the one where I’m smiling?” Me: 👏👏👏

mariinum : I literally have no idea who she is but she keeps showing up in my recommended videos and this literally almost made me cry. wtf??

mikhaela kim : the fresh looking Billie last 2017 now looks very tired and haggard :(( please take time to rest and take good care of yourself. We love you so much

actionshortsgamer Shishi : big difference 2017 she smiles 2018 she does not

Huskee : wait wtf she is the same age as me??? literally I need to do something with my life

AddamBlakk : „...all the other artists, we are sad af.“ oh man, the truth hurts me a lot.

Unislime to cool : Billie Eillish I just need to say that it's okay to cry you don't have to hold it in

Hawk_ish : A couple million dollars makes everyone sad, don't worry.

Dilly Pickle : When someone famous looks depressed everyone cares. When your own classmate seems depressed everyone avoids.

LaDawn Boo : This is so...Heart warming but sad and depressing

Namara Waldron : This has made cried so much Billie is beautiful amazing she deserves everyone’s love god bless her with my life and let her be in happiness she derives happens god bless her god bless her with my life

Kitty : How is she 16? Shes so well composed. God wish more people her age carried herself like that

Void Gaming : Life is depresso Have an espresso☕☕☕!! Why is life suffering

annakh : then - “i like bright green” now - “i like black” then - “i would explode if i met tyler, the creator” now - “i met him” she just seems so broken and sad

iAmistxd Gacha : Omg I'm crying so hard. Billie sounds so tired of everything and I can literally relate to her that's why I love her not only because of that but because of her voice too it touches a place where nothing else does 😭 she also is so sweet to her fans and everyone.

r e t r o : october 18th 2019. Im waiting.

sinthetic _Kings : Ocean eyes in the background almost made me cry

de munx : who else was hella sad after the video.

maisie delaney : these are two different induviduals

Alison Cahill : She is soooooooo pretty Can’t stop looking at her

#GucciGanger Squad : Why did we all get this in our recommended now?? Almost a year later 😭😂

Samantha Scott : SOMEBODY GET THIS BEAUTIFUL PERSON HELP! I wanna save her!

Andre Santod : Her interviews appeared and i saw a lot of them. She is so pure man She deserves everything.

LovelyLea : Shes only 16? Heavy ... She looks so broken ..

Mystery ASMR : 2:37 “why you laughing bro?” Pause the video!😂

magmas Animations : *_make sure to feed billie before she slaps someone_*

i love billie eilish : the backsound just make this a lot more sad

I Gacha Cat : MY BIRTHDAY IS 10/18 This was a gift and Billie is amazing

Dutch Bandit : Guys mental health is no joke.

De Kleine Zusjes : Who loves Billie Elish?

NSM Gamer : I’d be lucky if my cat recognizes me

So good make me wanna slap my mama : *listen to B.A.P* WAIT WHAT! YOU BE ON THAT ZELO STUFF?

Leana Morgan : Billie 2019 is now happy again ❤