“You Should See Me in a Crown” (stylized in all lowercase) is the lead promotional single from American singer and songwriter Billie Eilish‘s debut album, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? .
The lead single was released on July 18, 2018, through Darkroom and Interscope Records. It was written by Eilish and her brother Finneas O’Connell, who also produced the track. The song received positive reviews and charted in countries including the US, Canada and Australia. It is the lead single for Eilish’s debut album, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
“You Should See Me in a Crown” was used in a promotional ad for the boxing match between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury.
A vertical music video for the track was released in August 2018 featuring Eilish covered in spiders as she sings the song. Eilish cited a woman called “Diana” as an inspiration for the video, saying of her: “She showed me how she puts the spider in her mouth, and then I did it. Spiders on my face and hair…I loved it.”
In March 2019, Eilish released the official music video for the track, directed and animated by Takashi Murakami, with whom she had previously collaborated for the cover of Garage Magazine, on Apple Music, before posting it to YouTube the following month. The video premiered via Billie Eilish’s official YouTube channel.
The video features the “Blohsh”, Eilish’s signature logo, as well as Murakami’s flowers.