Donald Glover’s “Atlanta” Gets 10-Episode Season Order from FX

SOURCE: VARIETY FX has officially ordered 10 episode order for Donald Glover’s show, Atlanta. The half-hour comedy follows two cousins trying to navigate the rap scene in Atlanta, Georgia. Glover serves as executive producer with Paul Simms for FX Productions. “Atlanta draws on Donald’s considerable talents as a musician, actor and writer to give us something unique,” Nick Grad, president … Continue reading

10 Rappers Who Unoriginally Referenced Spalding in Their Raps

It’s common knowledge that many rappers use similar references in their music. I am 21 years old and I can honestly say my first exposure to Maybach, Bugatti, Rolex, and even the lifestyle in the Los Angeles hills were from rap music. One of the first things rappers like doing when they make money is … Continue reading

Childish Gambino Tells Conan O’Brien Why His Parents Didn’t Want Him to Rap

SOURCE: COMPLEX Since his senior year at New York University, Donald Glover has only grown closer and closer to the limelight. After starting a YouTube channel with his college buddies, he began writing for NBC’s 30 Rock before beginning his rap career as Childish Gambino and starring and writing for NBC’s Community. During a recent stop to Conan O’Brien‘s late … Continue reading

Sober – Childish Gambino

SOURCE: GOODMUSICALLDAY Childish Gambino, yet again, has showed his fans just how creative he can get. Being at a diner late night while it’s snowing, it’s only him, a beautiful woman, and the workers. As “Sober” plays in the background, Gambino surprises us with his dance moves, in an attempt to attract the female. Throughout … Continue reading

Together (feat. Childish Gambino) – Selah Sue

SOURCE: PIGEONS & PLANES Belgian singer/songwriter, Selah Sue, takes a stab at the US market with a new track featuring Childish Gambino. The track, “Together,” serves as a strong introduction to Sue’s material, which blends her powerful Pop vocals with Gambino’s outgoing personality. Stream “Together” above and pickup Sue’s next project, REASON, March 2015. Salute!

Sober – Childish Gambino

SOURCE: CHILDISH GAMBINO Donald Glover aka Troy Barnes aka Childish Gambino releases a new record entitled “Sober”, presumably off of his upcoming mixtape “STN MTN / KAUAI”. A completely different feel from his most recent release “Candler Road”, this track truly showcases Gambino’s range. Take a glimpse into what we may expect from the multi-talented … Continue reading

Grindin My Whole Life (Freestyle) + Hot97 Interview – Childish Gambino

SOURCE: GOODMUSICALLDAY Donald Glover stops by Peter Rosenberg’s Hot97 and spits a freestyle for the masses to enjoy. The freestyle is dope and it definitely further promotes his upcoming project, STN MTN/KAUAI. Stream the freestyle above and be on the lookout for more from his upcoming effort soon. Until then, stream the interview in its entirety … Continue reading

Candler Road – Childish Gambino

SOURCE: HYPETRAK Childish Gambino releases new music in the form of “Candler Road.” The song enters with an aggressive verse from Gambino before going into a more somber outro. Every time we hear Gambino he gets more and more confidence and you can definitely hear it in “Candler Road.” Stream it below.

Childish Gambino and Chance the Rapper Set to Collaborate on New EP

Following the performance at this year’s Governor’s Ball of an extended version of “The Worst Guys,” the notoriously cryptic, internet rabble rouser Childish Gambino practically blew up twitter when he revealed the news of an upcoming EP with Chance the Rapper: The two have previously collaborated on “Favorite Song” off Chance’s album Acid Rap and “They Don’t Like Me” off Childish’s lesser-known Royalty mixtape. They’ve even toured … Continue reading

Melrose Refresher (prod. Childish Gambino) – XV

SOURCE: HILLYDILLY XV releases new music for the first time in two years with Childish Gambino on the boards and chorus. We haven’t heard from XV in so long he almost wasn’t a thought for us anymore. We’re glad he’s back. “Melrose Refresher” is a solid introduction from the Kansas native, who uses Gambino’s production … Continue reading