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The All I Wanted hitmaker admits that she’s not happy in her own skin – but she doesn’t know a lot of people who are, so she accepts that it is.
Speaking of body image, she said, “I see people online, like I’ve never watched. And immediately I’m like, “Oh my God, what do they look like that?” “
“I know the ins and outs of this industry, and what people actually use in photos, and I actually know what looks real can be wrong.
“Yet I still see it and I’m like ‘Oh my God, this really hurts.’ And I mean, I’m very confident in who I am, and I’m very happy with my life… I’m obviously not happy with my body but who is?
Billie tries to “separate” ideas about her body when she is on stage.
She added to The Guardian newspaper: “When I’m on stage, I have to dissociate myself from the ideas I have about my body. Mainly because I wear clothes that are bigger and easier to move around without showing everything – they can be really unflattering. In the photos, it looks like I don’t even know what.
“I just completely separate the two. Because I have such a terrible relationship with my body, as you wouldn’t believe, then I just have to disassociate myself.
“Then you get a paparazzi photo taken as you run out the door and just put on anything, and you didn’t know the photo was taken, and you just look at what you look like, and everyone is like ‘Fat!’ “