Song by Mac Miller Produced by Mac Miller & Jon Brion Album: Circles Released: 9 January 2020
“Good News” is Mac Miller’s first officially released music since his death in September of 2018. It is also the first single from Miller’s first appeared online on September 1, 2019. At the time, it was rumoured to be part of an unreleased project that Miller was working on around the time of the release of his fifth studio album Swimming in August 2018. It was later released, along with an accompanying music video, and finally confirmed to be on his posthumous album, Circles, on January 9, 2020.
On the track, Miller discusses many of the same themes seen on his last record, Swimming. He speaks on feeling no reprieve from negative feelings in life, just wanting to get some good news in the midst of all the negative things he has going on.
The track’s music video features clips of Miller recording music, as well as many animated nature scapes depicting the positive parts of the world that Miller wants to find on the track.