The simpsons has announced an upcoming special starring pop star Billie Eilish.
Billed on Disney Plus as When Billie met Lisathe short special will see Eilish and her brother Finneas invite Lisa Simpson (Yeardley Smith) to a jam session.
However, news of the special has drawn a mixed reaction from fans, with many comparing the premise to the 2011 episode “Lisa Goes Gaga.”
“Lisa Goes Gaga” starred Lady Gaga in a prominent supporting role and is often cited by fans as the worst episode of the show’s 33 seasons.
It also has the lowest rating of all Simpsons Episodes on the popular film and TV website IMDB.
According to When Billie met Lisa Announced earlier this week, fans flocked to social media for the comparison.
“DID YOU LEARN NOTHING FROM ‘LISA GOES GAGA’???????” wrote a fan.
“Remember ‘Lisa Goes Gaga’ which was rated as one of the worst episodes ever The simpsons? Looks like they’re doing it again,” wrote another.
“Please for goodness sake be better than Lisa Goes Gaga,” wrote another.
“I can’t believe we’re getting Lisa goes Gaga 2!” quipped another fan.
When Billie met Lisa will be available to stream on Disney Plus starting April 22nd.
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