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Donald Glover Signs a New Production Deal With FX, Atlanta Will Return in 2018

Donald Glover is cashing in following his Golden Globes wins last Sunday. The auteur has signed an exclusive overall deal with FX Productions that calls…
Brian Josephs / January 12, 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

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 Will Play Lando Calrissian in Upcoming Han Solo Spinoff Film

Atlanta impresario Donald Glover will play Lando Calrissian in an upcoming, as yet untitled Star Wars spinoff film about Han Solo, StarWars.com has announced. Alden Ehrenreich (who most recently…
Anna Gaca / October 21, 2016

Donald Glover Goes from Atlanta to Jam Session Singer on James Corden

Donald Glover's music career received a fraction of the acclaim Atlanta has gotten in just three aired episodes, but the man does have some decent singing chops. Following…
Brian Josephs / September 14, 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

Donald Glover, Jhené Aiko, and Vince Staples Join Forces on ‘Waiting For My Moment’

Creed, the upcoming Rocky spin-off movie that was the subject of a joke Internet petition, comes out on November 25, and today a new cut from the soundtrack…
James Grebey / November 20, 2015

5 Best Sets of Bonnaroo 2011: Day 1

The first day of Bonnaroo is mostly a "giant clothing-optional housewarming party," as SPIN's David Marchese writes in his blog. "It's the getting-acquainted calm before…
SPIN Staff / June 10, 2011

‘Community’ Star Donald Glover Talks Hip-Hop

With his sitcom stardom and his Wu-Tang name-generator handle, Donald Glover knows people may have a hard time taking his rap alter ego Childish Gambino…
Spencer Kornhaber / April 12, 2011