Throughout a current interview, pop singer Billie Eilish revealed she was abused.
“It is an open letter to individuals who take benefit – largely males,” mentioned Billie of her track, “Your Energy.”
“I would love individuals to hearken to me. And never simply strive to determine who I am speaking about, as a result of it isn’t about that. It is actually in no way about one individual. You may assume, ‘It is as a result of she’s within the music business’ – no, dude. It is in all places. I do not know one lady or lady who hasn’t had a bizarre expertise, or a very unhealthy expertise. And males, too – younger boys are taken benefit of regularly.”
She wouldn’t reveal who her abuser was.
“I needed to say that it would not matter who you might be, what your life is, your state of affairs, who you encompass your self with, how sturdy you might be, how good you might be,” she continued. “You may all the time be taken benefit of. That is an enormous downside on the earth of home abuse or statutory rape – women that had been very assured and strong-willed discovering themselves in conditions the place they’re like, ‘Oh my god, I am the sufferer right here?’ And it is so embarrassing and humiliating and demoralizing to be in that place of pondering you already know a lot and you then notice, I am being abused proper now.”