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Childish Gambino and Dave Chappelle Are Teaming Up for One-Night New York Show [UPDATE]

Donald Glover/Childish Gambino and Dave Chappelle are teaming up for a Radio City Music Hall Show that takes place on August 19. There's no word…
Brian Josephs / June 12, 2017

Childish Gambino’s Next Album Might Be His Last

Donald Glover hinted to a crowd Saturday that his next album as Childish Gambino would be the project’s last. At New York City Governor’s Ball,…
Dale Eisinger / June 4, 2017

We Finally Figured Out What Childish Gambino’s “Virtual Reality Vinyl” Is All About

While America broke, Donald Glover thrived. His long-awaited sitcom Atlanta was an exalted take on the surrealism of blackness, he introduced "Bad and Boujee" to the Golden Globe…
Brian Josephs / May 19, 2017

Childish Gambino To Release Awaken, My Love! On Vinyl With a Virtual Reality Headset

Childish Gambino's most recent album Awaken, My Love! was released last December, and now the album will be out on vinyl on May 19th with a virtual reality component. Pitchfork…
Geena Kloeppel / May 10, 2017

Thundercat Has Worked With Everyone From Suicidal Tendencies to Kendrick Lamar. Here’s What He’s Learned.

32-year-old starcrosser Stephen Bruner—a.k.a. Thundercat—has the relatable surrealism of a George Clinton who lives next door. His kaleidoscopic output threads together the influences of jazz…
Brian Josephs / March 1, 2017

Donald Glover Declares Migos’ “Bad and Boujee” the Best Song to Have Sex To

Last night, Atlanta took home Golden Globes for Best TV Series Comedy or Musical and Best Actor in a TV Comedy or Musical for Donald Glover's performance. Migos had…
Brian Josephs / January 9, 2017

Governors Ball 2017 Lineup Features Tool, Chance the Rapper, and Phoenix

This year's Governors Ball will have Tool, Chance the Rapper, and Phoenix taking top billing. Tool's headlining gig will also be the band's first New…
Brian Josephs / January 4, 2017

Watch Childish Gambino Perform “Redbone” on Fallon

Childish Gambino finally took "Awaken, My Love!" to late night, bringing album standout "Redbone" to The Tonight Show. This was an extravagant gig: Gambino was backed by a…
Brian Josephs / December 15, 2016

Childish Gambino Releases Virtual Reality Video for “Me and Your Mama,” Still Can’t Explain What a “Virtual Reality Vinyl” Is

Childish Gambino has promised to take his Funkadelic-inspired "Awaken, My Love!" into virtual reality. The actor-singer will be releasing a "virtual reality vinyl" of his project next…
Brian Josephs / December 7, 2016

Review: Childish Gambino Is Actually Good Now

With this year's debut of Atlanta, the delicately-crafted and critically-acclaimed FX series about black life in miniature is what brought Donald Glover to light as an auteur,…
Brian Josephs / December 5, 2016

New Music: Stream Childish Gambino’s “Awaken, My Love!”

It's been a huge year for actor and musician Donald Glover, with the success of his FX series Atlanta, his casting in an upcoming Star Wars spinoff, and now…
Anna Gaca / December 2, 2016

Childish Gambino Is Putting Out a “Virtual Reality Vinyl” Edition of “Awaken, My Love!”

After releasing music that's actually pretty amazing, Childish Gambino is hitting us with another surprise: a "virtual reality vinyl." His upcoming LP, "Awaken, My Love!" (which…
Brian Josephs / November 30, 2016

New Music: Childish Gambino – “Redbone”

Instead of continuing his hackneyed outcast narrative, Childish Gambino's recent single "Me and Your Mama" blended gospel and funk for a multi-part burner. He's done something similar…
Brian Josephs / November 17, 2016

New Music: Childish Gambino – “Me and Your Mama”

After Atlanta's season finale, Donald Glover has once again switched gears to music. Childish Gambino is back and will release a new album called Awaken, My Love!, which doesn't…
Brian Josephs / November 10, 2016

Donald Glover’s Atlanta Is Black and Essential

Atlanta is about a city whose population is roughly 54 percent black. It's the prime setting to represent the multitudes of blackness, and you get that sense from the…
Brian Josephs / September 7, 2016
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