bad guy (song)

2019 single by Billie Eilish

"bad guy" is a song recorded by American singer Billie Eilish. It is featured on her debut album, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? Eilish co-wrote the song with her brother Finneas, who produced it.[2]

"bad guy"
Single by Billie Eilish
from the album When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
ReleasedMarch 29, 2019 (2019-03-29)
Format
Genre
Length3:14
Label
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)Finneas
Billie Eilish singles chronology
"when the party's over"
(2019)
"bad guy"
(2019)
Music video
"bad guy" at YouTube
"bad guy (Remix)"
Remix by Billie Eilish with Justin Bieber
ReleasedJuly 11, 2019 (2019-07-11)
Format
Length3:14
Label
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)Finneas
Justin Bieber chronology
"I Don't Care"
(2019)
"bad guy (Remix)"
(2019)

The song reached the top of the charts in Australia, Canada, and the US.

"bad guy" is mostly an electroscopic song but features a trap music breakdown in the last 33 seconds of the song. It features finger snaps and clicks throughout the song.

On July 11, 2019, Eilish released a remix of the song with Canadian singer Justin Bieber.[3] He tweeted, "Remix" a few days before this version's release.[source?]

On August 19, 2019, Billboard announced that "bad guy" had reached the top of the Hot 100 in the US, after spending nine weeks at number two. This made Eilish the first artist born in the 2000s decade with a number-one song.[4]

At the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards on January 26, 2020, the song won Record of the Year and Song of the Year. It was nominated for Best Pop Solo Performance but lost to “Truth Hurts” by Lizzo.[5]

ChartsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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