Yet this project, which Glover, 36, has suggested will be his last under the Childish Gambino name, also feels like a breakthrough — his first album that does more than merely honor his various inspirations. But just in time for him to retire this guise, Glover has finally figured out how to make music that puts across his specific viewpoint as a funny, thoughtful, self-aware family man with a gnawing sense of unease about what kind of world his two young sons will inherit. You may occasionally receive promotional content from the Los Angeles Times.
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It was initially uploaded to the website donaldgloverpresents. Most of the album's track titles refer to the time at which they appear on the album; for example, " The promotional single, " Feels Like Summer ", appears on the album under the title "
A week after giving fans a surprise, sneak preview of his new full-length over at DonaldGloverPresents. With the exception of previously released single "Algorhythm" and "Time," his latest collaboration with Ariana Grande , the rest of 3. I met with an oracle on a friend's recommendation She cleansed me and told me three things:. Someone would die I had a star on my head Stay close to God. Then someone died. And my vision cleared. But I could not touch them. I felt on my own. Which had, before, always been enough. She asked me "How long do u think people wait?
By Jem Aswad. Senior Music Editor. Very little information accompanied the release, which appears under the names Donald Glover and his musical alter-ego, Childish Gambino , and is available to stream as individual songs as Gambino and as a continuous play under Donald Glover Presents, as it was last week. Read the entire piece at DonaldGloverPresents. Just two songs have titles — most are simply the times of their point in the sequence, like a YouTube video — but Genius. The album apparently has no official artwork — a link to cover art is a blank square — but a new press photo features Glover in a domestic scene with his two sons who are wearing Spiderman masks. Glover has two sons, one of whom is named Legend, with girlfriend Michelle White. The closing track features an autotuned vocal and at different times recalls songs by Prince and Frank Ocean. Home Music News. Mar 22, am PT.