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Pop superstar Billie Eilish and her brother Finneas O'Connell sat down for an exclusive interview with 2FM's Dave Fanning at Electric Picnic last weekend to talk about her phenomenal rise on the international music scene.

She also told Dave about working on her album and how her gigs have gone from being attended by a handful of people to attracting thousands of fans.

The complete interview was broadcast on Saturday morning on Dave's 2FM show. You can listen to it right here.

Dave spoke about meeting Billie back in Amsterdam in 2017 with his family and that there was more of the 'Fanning family' there at the gig than punters. Different story now she's a star in her own right.

As for becoming famous, Billie told Dave:  "I do, I love fame. I didn't for a while. There was a period where I was fully miserable and did not want it and was mad that I had it and wished I could change it and I couldn't and the fact that I couldn't was like . . .

"I was in a really bad place for a while if I'm honest with you and I wasn't happy and I didn't think any of this was fun and I didn't like making music at the time and I was lie I don't want to make music, I don't enjoy it . . .

"It's crazy to think about that," she adds. "I was like I don't want to do it. I think I stopped being over worked and now we have a way bigger crew and playing in safer venues and staying in nicer hotels.

"We have nicer buses and better food and we are sleeping more - all these things that have improved."

The Dave Fanning Show on RTÉ 2FM, Saturdays 9-11am