“my future” is the latest single from American singer and songwriter Billie Eilish and was written by both Eilish and her brother Finneas O’Connell, who also produced the track.
“my future” is a slow pop and lo-fi track where Eilish sings about her looking forward to her future, framing the future as a lover of some sort, stating that she’s looking forward to her future as she is in love with it, not an individual or person.
The music video was uploaded to Eilish’s YouTube on the 31st July 2020, and was directed by Australian director Andrew Onorato. The video has been described as an anime, where viewers are shown a cartoon of Billie exploring a new world surrounded by nature, and essentially coming into her own. The video was animated by Alex Dray, Andrew Onorato, Annie Zhao, Cliona Noonan, Ian Ballantyne, João Monteiro, Josh Trotter, Keith Kavanagh, Maddie Brewer, Nancy Li, Sarah Schmidt, and Sean Anderson. In less than 2 weeks, the video has received 37.1 million views and 2.7 million likes.
Release Date: 30th July 2020
Songwriter/s: Billie Eilish O’Connell & Finneas O’Connell
Producer: Finneas O’Connell
Label/s: Darkroom & Interscope
Music Video Release Date: 31st July 2020
Music Video Director: Andrew Onorato
Chart Rankings: Since its release, “my future” has charted at #3 in Australia, #26 and #20 in Belgium; #9 and #46 in Canada, #19 in the Czech Republic, #18 in Denmark, #19 in Finland, #94 in France, #47 in Germany, #8 in Ireland, #60 in Italy, #16 and #30 in the Netherlands; #4 in New Zealand, #12 in Norway, #14 in Scotland, #78 in Spain, #16 in Switzerland, #7 in the UK, and #6, #1, #30 and #3 on various charts in the US.
The lyrics to “my future” can be read here: LINK