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Jhené Aiko shares Donald Glover directed visuals for "The Pressure" | Music Video

With her debut album Souled Out set to be released next week (Sept 9th), ARTium records signed singer-songwriter Jhene Aiko has unveiled the official video for one of the LP's singles "The Pressure".Read more

Childish Gambino - "3005" | New Music


Following his feature on Jhene Aiko's "Bed Peace" and his "Yaphet Kotto (Freestyle).", Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino today returns with "3005", the bouncy first single taken from his forthcoming album release Because The Internet, the follow up to his 2011 long player Camp.Read more

Community renewed for fifth season | TV News


Quirky comedy series Community has been renewed for a fifth (and likely final) season.

Despite modest ratings, the show has continued to find success in the streaming video on demand market, with services like Netflix and Hulu providing the perfect place for fans to catch up.

Having gained quite the cult following since it’s debut in 2009, the show has been on rocky ground ever since creator Dan Harmon was forced out as showrunner due to low ratings and production issues after season three. Read more

DJ Drama - "Same Ol' Story" f/ Kid Ink, ScHoolboy Q, Cory Gunz, Childish Gambino

Another track from DJ Drama's forthcoming album Quality Street Music just leaked, and this one boasts a rather unique line-up. "Same Ol' Story"sees comedian-cum-rapper Childish Gambino join Black Hippy's in-house gangster ScHoolboy Q and the wasted-at-Young-Money Cory Gunz for a rather downbeat number. Read more

Childish Gambino to play one-off London concert on July 4th | Event Preview

After electrifying audiences in London earlier this year, indie rap hero Childish Gambino is set to return to the UK capital for a further performance, taking place at XOYO on July 4th. The one-off gig comes just two days before his appearance - which will include a full live band - at Wireless Festival at Hyde Park on July 6th.Read more

Childish Gambino f/ Flynt Flossy & Yung Humma - “F*ck Your Blog” | New Music

Never-before-heard Childish Gambino is always welcome, even in the ambiguous and unfinished form that "Fuck Your Blog" takes. This collaboration between Gambino and Flynt Flossy and Yung Humma (of "Lemme Smang It" fame) is pretty strange though - Gambino takes the last verse and although his bars are characteristically personality and punchline laden, he's actually rapping for real and thus sounds relatively out-of-place after the "not sure if serious" stuff that comes before him.

It's an interesting move given Donald Glover's quite reasonable desire that his actor/comedian background  not tar people's view of him as a rapper but he nonetheless goes off on this track. Far be it for me to turn my nose up at another crazy Gambino verse.

LISTEN: Childish Gambino ft. Flynt Flossy & Yung Humma - “Fuck Your Blog”

Childish Gambino - The Switch (Royalty Live) | Free Download

Whilst we endure the non-specific wait for Childish Gambino's anticipated forthcoming mixtape, fan site Forever Childish have put together this four-track collection of brand new Childish live joints that may or may not make the project.Read more

Donald Glover stand up show 'Weirdo' set for DVD release | Comedy Trailer

Comedian, actor and rapper Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino has more recently been known for the latter, but is reminding everyone that he’s still a comedian with the release of his Weirdo show on DVD, first shown on Comedy Central late last year. Read more

Community animated webisodes to debut on March 7th | Teaser Trailer

If, like me, you're awesome (I know, wrong sitcom!), then chances are you've been in a deep state of depression for the last few months, whilst NBC's outstanding sitcom Community has been on an indefinite hiatus. No doubt you rejoiced when it was announced a couple of weeks ago that the funniest show of all-time (yep, I said it) would be returning to TV screens on March 15th with a run of twelve brand new episodes. Chances are, since getting the good news, you've been wondering what to do with yourself whilst you wait with baited breath for the return of all that's good with the world - if that's the case, then you'll be pleased to know that from March 7th, our friends at Greendale Community College will be back, but in cartoon form.

Here's what NBC had to say about the upcoming web-series:

The three promotional shorts, titled “Abed’s Master Key” parts I, II & III, feature the animated alter-egos and voices of the “Community” series regulars and run approximately two minutes in length. Dave Seger (“Ikea Heights”) & Tom Kauffman (“Ikea Heights”) wrote the animated shorts.

In the three-part sequence of “Abed’s Master Key,” Dean Pelton hires Abed as his temporary assistant. Entrusted with a Greendale Master Key; Abed abuses his power to help his friends, and after Britta confronts Abed, she heads down the same dark path.

Can't wait! What's a little scary is that everything I wrote above, which might read as flippant, is in fact 100% sincere. I do actually love Community like THAT. If you've not seen it, do yourself a favour and check Community out, I can't begin to co-sign this show strongly enough.

Childish Gambino - "Heartbeat" | Music Video Teaser

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Mr. Childish Gambino has recently unleashed a 36 second clip of his forthcoming visual for "Heartbeat". The multifaceted artist shows off a little of the eagerly awaited video, further whetting our appetites for the full project. Visuals see Gambino picking up a girl who chooses to sit in the back seat... Want to know why?. We'll know on Valentine's Day, when the full video will be released.
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Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino recently performed at London's CAMP where he ensured to thoroughly win over the hearts of his UK fans. Check out our review of the night here.

Childish Gambino at CAMP, London | Live Review

Actor, comedian and rapper Donald Glover - known to the fans of his music as Childish Gambino – put all of the aforementioned skills into commission last night (January 25) when he performed at East London venue CAMP, with a set of new material from his latest LP of the same name. Read more

Childish Gambino: My Favourite Verse (“That Power”) | SoulCulture TV

While on his first ever trip to the United Kingdom, the Emmy Award winning actor, comedian, rapper & musician Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino sat down with us in London for a good ol' chat.
In this piece from our interview we asked the 28 year old Stone Mountain, Georgia raised artist who recently released his impressive debut solo studio album Camp, what his favourite self-penned verse was. Picking the final track from his debut offering "That Power", the rapper recalls the track which also featured live drums by the legendary The Roots drummer ?uestlove and breaks down why it's one of his favourite verses ever. Watch below.Read more

Childish Gambino talks Kanye West, Nas, Kendrick Lamar + more [Video]

In part three of his interview with HardKnockTV's Nick Huff Barili, Childish Gambino talks about the influence that Kanye West has had on artists like himself, as well as who he is currently listening to including the likes of A$AP Rocky, Kendrick Lamar, Big K.R.I.T., Tyler The Creator and more. For him, he respects his peers that truly do music by themselves strictly for the love of the music, rather than for an alternative reason.

Gambino also talks about his transition into being a rapper and how he's never seen himself as just a comedian, but more as an artist. Check out the lengthy clip below to find out what he said about all these topics.

Childish Gambino - Camp | Album Review

In 2011, a time when blog buzz reigns supreme, it's not uncommon for an artist to go from relatively unknown to hashtag sensation in an astoundingly short space of time. This year alone, Kreayshawn, Odd Future (as a collective), Tyler the Creator, Frank Ocean, The Weeknd and most recently, ASAP Rocky, have all joined the internet's A-list from near obscurity, sweeping up major label deals and putting on worldwide sold-out shows in the process. Unique on that list is Childish Gambino, an artist new to the masses but with a face already to familiar millions across America; the absurdly monikered Gambino is the rap alias of comedian and actor Donald Glover (no relation), who stars as Troy Barnes in the irresistible US sitcom Community.
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Childish Gambino - Camp | Album Stream

As we draw closer to the eagerly anticipated release of Childish Gambino's debut album Camp, the good folk at NPR have let loose this full album stream for your listening pleasure. The rap alter ego of actor/comedian Donald Glover has already impressed us with cuts like "Bonfire" and "Heartbeat" so I personally will be clicking the play button and looping this for the rest of the day. Tracklist and stream after the jump.Read more

Donald Glover versus Childish Gambino [Video]

Ever wondered what it would be like if comedian/actor Donald Glover interviewed his hip-hop alter ego Childish Gambino? Well wonder no more as the good folk at Rolling Stone have made it happen. The results? Well...things don't go too smoothly as it seems Donald Glover and Gambino seem to have some unresolved issues. "Why do you rap like shit?"... Get ready for a slightly uncomfortable interview (which makes for some great viewing).

Childish Gambino's debut album Camp is out on November 15th.