Billie Eilish Surprises Fans at Coachella with 'Lunch' Preview and 'What Was I Made For?' Track
  • Billie Eilish previewed new songs from her upcoming album “Hit Me Hard And Soft” at Coachella, including the suggestive track “Lunch.”
  • The performance followed Eilish’s collaboration with Lana Del Rey and was held on the Do LaB stage.
  • Fans reacted positively to the explicit lyrics of “Lunch,” with some calling it a “gay anthem of the year.”
  • Eilish and Finneas decided not to release singles ahead of the album to allow fans to experience it in full.
  • “Hit Me Hard And Soft” is set for release on May 17, 2024.

Billie Eilish’s surprise appearance at Coachella 2024, specifically during a secret DJ set at the Do LaB stage, left fans in a state of excitement and anticipation for her upcoming album “Hit Me Hard And Soft,” set to release on May 17, 2024. This event was particularly notable for the preview of a new song titled “Lunch,” which has since sparked a wave of online discussions and speculations among fans.

Billie Eilish Surprises Fans at Coachella with 'Lunch' Preview and 'What Was I Made For?' Track
Billie Eilish Surprises Fans at Coachella with ‘Lunch’ Preview and ‘What Was I Made For?’ Track

The secret DJ set took place on Saturday, April 13, 2024, following Eilish’s collaboration with Lana Del Rey on the main stage. This collaboration was highlighted by a performance of Lana Del Rey’s “Video Games” and Eilish’s “Ocean Eyes,” which was met with positive feedback from both artists. Eilish expressed her gratitude for Del Rey’s presence, praising her as “the voice of our generation”.

During the DJ set at the Do LaB, Eilish previewed three new songs from her upcoming album: “L’Amour De Ma Vie,” “Chihiro,” and “Lunch.” The lyrics of “Lunch” were shared online, showcasing a more explicit and sensual side of Eilish’s music. The song’s lyrics, which include lines like “I could eat that girl for lunch / Yeah, she dances on my tongue / Tastes like she might be the one / And I can never get enough,” have been met with a mix of excitement and intrigue among fans. Some have even dubbed it the “gay anthem of the year,” highlighting the song’s potential impact and relevance.

Eilish’s decision to preview these songs at Coachella, especially without prior singles, aligns with her strategy to let fans experience the album in full. This approach has been well-received, with fans eagerly anticipating the release of “Hit Me Hard And Soft”.

The preview of “Lunch” and the other two songs at the Do LaB party has not only generated buzz among fans but also set the stage for the album’s release. Eilish’s collaboration with her brother and collaborator FINNEAS on this album is highly anticipated, with the press release describing the album as “hitting you hard and soft both lyrically and sonically while blending genres and defying trends along the way”.

Billie Eilish Surprises Fans at Coachella with 'Lunch' Preview and 'What Was I Made For?' Track
Billie Eilish Surprises Fans at Coachella with ‘Lunch’ Preview and ‘What Was I Made For?’ Track

Billie Eilish’s surprise DJ set at Coachella 2024, where she previewed “Lunch” and other new songs from her upcoming album, has left fans eagerly awaiting the release of “Hit Me Hard And Soft.” The preview has sparked discussions and anticipation, showcasing Eilish’s unique approach to engaging with her audience and teasing new music.

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