Finneas Reveals Sounds Hidden In Billie Eilish Hits


Billie Eilish’s brother Finneas revealed there are distinctive sound effects hidden in some of her tracks, including her hits “Bury a Friend” and “Bad Guy.”

During an appearance on Monday’s episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Finneas explained how he collected different sounds for his sister’s music.

“As a producer I always want something to set my stuff apart,” he said. “If I hear an interesting sound I’ll just record it. And then later I’ll listen through and say ‘I wonder how I can use that.’”

Eilish herself recorded the sound of a dentist’s grinding tool while having Invisalign put on her teeth. “We put it right in ‘Bury a Friend,’” Finneas said.

While in Australia, they captured the sound of crosswalk signals and used it in “Bad Guy.” Nope, those aren't hi-hats.

Finneas was named Producer of the Year, Non-Classical at this year's Grammy Awards for his work on Eilish's When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?

Watch the segment below:

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