Billie Eilish is the latest major musician to team up with Disney+ for a high-profile special.
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With sophomore album ‘Happier Than Ever’ drawing nearer its July 30 release, the chart-sensation has announced concert ‘Happier Than Ever: A Love Letter To Los Angeles.’
Premiering September 4 on the streamer, the special was filmed at the Hollywood Bowl and sees Eilish perform alongside the Los Angeles Philharmonic in a show conducted by Gustavo Dudamel.
Uniquely, the singer will perform all sixteen of the LP’s songs in order.
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Speaking in a statement, Eilish said of the show:
“Disney is incredibly iconic, so to collaborate on something like this is a huge honor. To be able to present my album in this way and dedicate it to the city that I love and grew up in is so exciting to me. I hope you love it.”
Robert Rodriguez, director of ‘Happier Than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles,’ added:
“We are all huge admirers of Billie and Finneas here in our household. They are such impressive, world class talents that it’s a real honor to work with them on this film. The way the narrative story and animated pieces weave through her incredible concert performance, makes this a spectacular event that is truly unique.”
Michael Paull, president Disney+ and ESPN+ concluded:
“Billie has captivated fans around the world with her soulful voice and raw, honest lyrics, and we are proud to bring this incredibly cinematic and unique concert experience to Disney+.”
Eilish joins the likes of Beyonce and Taylor Swift to pair up with Disney+ for musical specials.