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Billie Eilish Explains Her Issue with the Word 'Fans'

Billie Eilish Explains Her Issue with the Word 'Fans'

Billie Eilish is opening up about her issue with the word “fans.”

The 19-year-old singer spoke out in a new interview for The Drew Barrymore Show, which aired on Thursday (September 16).

“You said something that really struck me in the documentary. You really have this issue with the word fans and I was wondering where that stems from?” Drew asked.

Click inside to check out Billie Eilish’s response…

Billie responded, “I think that the reason that it was so weird to me was because one moment I was a fan and then suddenly I was looked at as this like higher up suddenly, even when I was 14, and it was so weird because I was like I am not even anyone. I just make music and these kids that I feel like I already know suddenly like ‘oh they are Billie’s fans and then there is Billie.’ So that’s why it was so weird to me because I think of them like literally my skin, like part of me and like I how I get through stuff. They always have my back. They are fans just as much as I am a fan but that doesn’t make them any less than me or anybody else you know?”

You can watch the full interview below!

Make sure to see Billie‘s stunning red carpet appearance at the Met Gala!

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