Mac Miller’s first posthumous album, Circles, arrives subsequent week, which is nice information for followers and admirers of the late rapper. “Good Information” is, as properly, the title of the mission’s first official single, which arrived alongside a colourful video on Thursday night (January 9).
Directed by Anthony Gaddis and Eric Tilford, the vid opens on studio footage of Miller, who invitations viewers to comply with him into one other room, saying, “Come on guys, let’s present you the way we do that.” From there, we’re transported into an summary world that makes use of movement collage to take us via animated landscapes, with acquainted Mac imagery peppered all through.
As for the track itself, it is an introspective, ’70s rock-inspired tune that permits you to peek into the late rapper’s psyche. “I spent the entire day in my head / Do some spring cleanin’, I am at all times too busy dreamin’,” he sings on the onset, earlier than musing on the refrain, “Excellent news, that is all they wanna hear / No they do not prefer it after I’m down / After I’m flying, oh, it makes ’em so uncomfortable / So totally different, what is the distinction?”
The ending of the video is very emotional, as a picture of Miller popping in some earbuds and strolling right into a vibrant mild reveals up, as his voice repeats, “There’s a complete lot extra for me ready on the opposite facet.”
Listening to Mac’s voice in your headphones once more is a wierd sensation, but it surely’s fully price it. Press play on the “Good Information” video above, and see the total tracklist for Circles — which arrives on January 17, two days earlier than what would have been his 28th birthday — beneath.
3. “Blue World”
4. “Good Information”
5. “I Can See”
8. “Hand Me Downs”
9. “That’s on Me”
12. “As soon as a Day”