Is Justin Bieber Friends with Billie Eilish?

He’s definitely not a bad guy. Billie Eilish has always been open about her love for Justin Bieber. Now, the two artists are featured in another version of Billie Eilish’s song “Bad Guy.” Are Justin Bieber and Billie Eilish friends? Here’s what we know about how they met, their friendship and the duo’s latest single.

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Billie Eilish performs at the Radio 1 Big Weekend | Jo Hale/Redferns

Billie Eilish has always been a huge Justin Bieber fan

It seems as though anytime Billie Eilish has a chance to mention Justin Bieber as her celebrity crush, she does. During an appearance on The Ellen Show, Ellen tried to scare the artist with a man dressed as Justin Bieber. In an interview with Marie Claire, Billie Eilish discussed her love of the artist, saying, “it wasn’t like I was just a fan, man. I’ve been in love before, and it was with him.”

“He’s amazing. He’s so sweet and, like, I feel — just, honestly, I feel for him, man. He’s been through a lot, dude,” Billie Eilish said during her interview on The Ellen Show. After years of admiring Justin Bieber, the two artists finally met earlier this year at Coachella.

Justin and Hailey together holding hands
Justin and Hailey enjoying time together | James Devaney/GC Images

Justin Bieber finally met Billie Eilish at this year’s Coachella Music Festival

Fans have been patiently waiting for Billie Eilish to meet her celebrity crush. In her interview with Marie Claire, Billie Eilish stated that she didn’t even want to meet Justin Bieber, saying, “I don’t want to cry in front of him.”

Well, whether or not she was ready for it, Eilish met her first love at this year’s Coachella Music Festival. This year was also the first time Billie Eilish was performing at the festival, singing songs like “Bury a Friend” and “When The Party’s Over.” Even Hailey Bieber said she was excited about Eilish’s set.

“I’m really looking forward to seeing Billie Eilish. I love her a lot. I think she’s fantastic, and I’ve never seen her [perform] live,” Hailey Bieber (née Baldwin,) said in an interview with W at the time. That same day, Justin Bieber and the “Bad Guy” artist had a chance to chat with each other. Their friendship only grew from there. Eventually, it led to Justin Bieber singing on one of Billie Eilish’s songs.

Billie Eilish featured Justin Bieber on a remix of her song, ‘Bad Guy’

Dreams do come true. Earlier in 2019, Billie Eilish premiered the second version of her song “Bad Guy.” This time, Justin Bieber sang alongside her. Since its premiere on Spotify, the song earned over 95 million plays on the streaming platform. This song still does not have the same amount of streams as her original version of the song, which has over 700 million plays on Spotify.

Billie Eilish’s “Bad Guy” featuring Justin Bieber is available for streaming on Spotify, Apple Music, and most major music platforms. Additionally, Billie Eilish became one of the most nominated artists at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards ceremony.