Song of the Day #3,932: ‘ocean eyes’ – Billie Eilish

I’ll make up for the lack of Billie Eilish on my blog to date by featuring a couple of her earlier songs this week.

‘Ocean Eyes’ was her breakthrough track, in that it took her from complete anonymity to viral success and a recording contract. This dreamy ballad was written by her brother Finneas O’Connell for his band (the members of which must hate him now). Eilish recorded it to serve as the soundtrack for a dance routine she was preparing for school. She was 14 years old.

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