Billie Eilish has shared her objections to Nylon Germany's “Digital Prodogies” cover image, which stars a bald and shirtless CGI avatar of the 17-year-old singer. “What the fuck is this shit,” she wrote in the comments on Instagram, according to the Fader. “I was never approached by nylon about this piece whatsoever. i did not know it was happening nor did anyone on my team," she continued.

Read her full statement below.

“what the fuck is this shit 1. i was never approached by nylon about this piece whatsoever. i did not know it was happening nor did anyone on my team. 2. this is not even a real picture of me. i had absolutely no creative input. 3. youre gonna make a picture of me shirtless?? thats not real?? at 17? and make it the cover???? even if the picture was supposed to look like some robot version of me … i did not consent in any way. 4. ANNNDDD YOU’RE GONNA REMOVE ALL MY FUCKIN HAIR? booooooooooo to you.”

Eilish recently opened up to Rolling Stone about her body dysmorphia and the severe anxiety she felt about her appearance towards the beginning of her career.

According to Dazed Digital, The German publication updated the caption for the Instagram post with the following text, before deleting the post altogether; “It was only ever our intention to honor Billie’s impact and her work by creating this avatar which is part of a cover series highlighting the power of digital prodigy artists. This avatar is a piece of 3D artwork created in dedication to her achievements and the positive effect she has had on millions around the globe – including us.”

Billie Eilish was awarded Best New Artist at the 2019 VMAs. See the full list of winners here.

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