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“Happier” is a song by American music producer Marshmello and British band Bastille. Written and produced by Marshmello, with lyrics from Dan Smith and Steve Mac, it was released by Astralwerks on August 17, 2018. It reached number two in the UK Singles Chart and number three on the Billboard Hot 100 and is the highest charting single for Marshmello in both the UK and the US. It is also Bastille’s highest charting single as well on both charts surpassing their 2013 single “Pompeii”‘s number five peak on the Hot 100 and tying at its number two peak on the UK chart.
We’ve been having a great time writing for other artists in and amongst making our Bastille albums and mixtapes,” Bastille frontman Dan Smith told NME. “Last year we wrote a song called ‘Happier’ and everyone got really excited about it so we thought it would be good as a collaboration. We had a really interesting time getting to work on it with Marshmello who managed to find some euphoria in a pretty melancholy, direct song. It’s always good to step into somebody else’s world for a minute and we’re excited to be a part of