Billie Eilish Responds To "Wish You Were Gay" Backlash


Billie Eilish is without doubt one of the quickest rising abilities within the music trade, attaining super success after only some years within the sport. The teenager not too long ago launched her music "Wish You Were Gay," which obtained some on-line backlash, as you in all probability might have anticipated. Billie's grungy aesthetic appeared to not appeal to her crush, so she wrote a music about it and mentioned that she wished he was homosexual. In her thoughts, that was extra wholesome for her to consider as a substitute of simply accepting the truth that he wasn't into her. 

The pop star has been accused of "queer-baiting" with the music. In a brand new interview with PopBuzz, she says that the title and content material of the monitor have been misinterpreted. "First off I wish to be so clear that it’s so not alleged to be an insult," says the singer. "I really feel prefer it’s been somewhat bit misinterpreted. I attempted so onerous to not make it in any method offensive." 

She additional explains, "The complete concept of the music is, it’s form of a joke. It’s form of like, ‘I’m an ass and also you don’t love me.’ And you don’t love me since you don’t love me and that’s the one purpose and I want you didn’t love me since you didn’t love women." According to NME, the boy truly did find yourself popping out as homosexual, revealing his sexuality to Billie after her advances. "He simply got here out to me like a pair weeks in the past," she revealed. "So I wrote the music and made him fuck a dude. I’m fucking proud, bro!"