Happier Than Ever - Billie Eilish - Sondz

Overview

Happier Than Ever is the second studio album by American singer Billie Eilish. It was released on July 30, 2021, by Darkroom and Interscope Records. Eilish wrote the album with her frequent collaborator, her brother Finneas O'Connell, who produced the album himself. Eilish cited self-reflection during the COVID-19 pandemic as the biggest inspiration for the record.

Primarily a downtempo pop record, Happier Than Ever is characterized by sparse, jazz-influenced, electropop arrangements set to meditative tempos, departing from the upbeat, trap-led sound of Eilish's debut studio album, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? (2019). Consisting of torch songs about the downsides of stardom, Happier Than Ever draws heavily from Eilish's rise to fame and the drawbacks that come with it. Upon release, the album collected acclaim from music critics, who underscored its stylistic, restrained production, and insightful ...

Facts

Release date30/7/2021
CountryJapan
Length56:15
StatusOfficial
Label(s)Interscope Records
Catalogue #UICS-9172, 1374
PackagingGatefold Cover
Language, scriptLatin

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