“I used to be able to curtsy. I used to be able to not shake a hand. I used to be able to not ask questions and never communicate until I used to be spoken to,” the pop star stated on Australian radio

Billie Eilish recalled frantically studying the correct etiquette for assembly the Royal Family final yr, solely to look at all that tough work be for nothing, throughout an interview with Fitzy and Wippa on Australia’s Nova radio station.

Eilish received to fulfill then-Prince (now-King) Charles, in addition to prince William and Kate Middleton, at the premiere of the newest James Bond flick, No Time to Die (Eilish recorded the movie’s theme tune). Eilish defined that she did all types of prep for the assembly, quipping, “I used to be able to curtsy. I used to be able to not shake a hand. I used to be able to not ask questions and never communicate until I used to be spoken to. And I used to be so fearful about it.”

All that finding out and angst, nevertheless, turned out to be for naught as Eilish was startled by how pleasant the Royals had been once they walked in. Eilish added that she and her brother, Finneas, had been standing subsequent to No Time to Die co-writer, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, and asking her if she “knew the protocols” and that “it’s important to curtsy.” 

“She was like, ‘No,’” Eilish quipped. “And we had been like, ‘Oh. Ok. Nobody prepped you on the protocol?’ And she stated, ‘No are we presupposed to do one thing particular?’ We simply thought it this huge factor with all these guidelines.”

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Elsewhere in the interview, Eilish opened up about overcoming her concern of being out in public after rising to stardom. “I used to exit and like stroll round and do stuff,” she stated. “And I don’t do this as a lot. Because life is a bit of totally different.” But the singer stated she’s not realized the right way to make the most of her downtime and discover new methods to get herself out and about. “I’ve been doing extra stuff. But I additionally simply been busy,” she provides. “We had been in New Zealand, and we went on a motorcycle experience… I’ve been I’ve been going out extra for the final couple of years.”

Eilish is at the moment trekking by Australia in help of her most up-to-date album, Happier Than Ever. The run is about to conclude on Sept. 30 in Perth.

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