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The Grammys Could Have Been Worse!

Could it have been any more obvious that the Grammys were desperately trying to do some serious image rehab this year? You don't drag out Lady Gaga, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Jennifer Lopez, and Michelle motherfucking Obama in the first five minutes of your telecast unless you're hoping to do some course-correction when it comes to how … More »
Tags: Music, Kacey Musgraves, Obama, Drake, Sounding Board, Post Malone, Michelle, Brandi Carlile, Camila Cabello, Childish Gambino, H.e.r, Lady Gaga Jada Pinkett Smith Jennifer Lopez

Diversity wins as female artists and hip-hop triumph at Grammys

Kacey Musgraves, Childish Gambino, Lady Gaga and Cardi B took home major prizes in a ceremony that provided some landmark victoriesThere was no clear sweep at the Grammys on Sunday night, fitting for a show that has publicly struggled to address its issues with diversity. The 61st Grammys, held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, handed awards to a range of genre-bending musical, logging several notable firsts in the process. Related: Grammy awards 2019: full list of winners Continue readin...
Tags: Music, Los Angeles, Culture, Awards and prizes, Jennifer Lopez, Drake, Grammys, Staples Center, Cardi B, Cardi, Childish Gambino, Grammy awards 2019, Kacey Musgraves Childish Gambino Lady Gaga

Grammys 2019: Childish Gambino’s “This Is America” Wins Record & Song Of The Year, First Rap Song To Do So

Childish Gambino's "This Is America" has won the Grammys for Song Of The Year and Record Of The Year. It's the first time that a rap song has won Song Of The Year at the Grammys. Childish Gambino was not there to accept the award. During the pre-broadcast ceremony "This Is America" won for Best … More »
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Grammys 2019: Childish Gambino’s “This Is America” Wins Song Of The Year, First Rap Song To Do So

Childish Gambino's "This Is America" has won the Grammy for Song Of The Year. It's the first time that a rap song has won Song Of The Year at the Grammys. Childish Gambino was not there to accept the award. It beat out Kendrick Lamar & SZA's "All The Stars," Ella Mai's "Boo'd Up," Drake's … More »
Tags: Music, News, America, Drake, Grammys, Ella Mai, Gambino, Childish Gambino, Kendrick Lamar SZA

Google Pixel Adds Augmented Reality Childish Gambino

In case you didn't have enough Donald Glover in your life already, now you can put him wherever you want! If you have a Google Pixel device, Childish Gambino is now an option in their "Playground," a feature in which you can add a whole array of augmented reality characters and objects into whatever photos … More »
Tags: Google, Video, Music, Commercial Appeal, Donald Glover, Google Pixel, Childish Gambino

Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Childish Gambino Turned Down Grammy Performances

The Grammys are coming up in a few nights, but it's looking more and more like music's biggest night will be missing some of music's biggest night. In the recent past, the show has alienated a number of big stars, and it's failed to reward landmark works from extremely popular artists. And so now we're … More »
Tags: Music, News, Taylor Swift, Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Grammys, Drake Kendrick Lamar, Childish Gambino

Predicting The 2019 Grammy Winners

It's that time of year again: the time when we as a culture must reckon with the insane/mundane prestige-populist fever dream that is Grammy logic. More »
Tags: Music, Nick Jonas, Nicki Minaj, Ed Sheeran, Ariana Grande, Charli Xcx, Bradley Cooper, Kendrick Lamar, Chris Brown, Meghan Trainor, Lady Gaga, Drake, Tyga, Pitbull, 5 Seconds Of Summer, Grammys

Lil Wayne & Childish Gambino to Headline 2019 Broccoli City Festival

6lack, Ella Mai, Lil Baby, Gunna and more will also take the stage in Washington, D.C.
Tags: News, Washington, Jazz, Lil Wayne, Childish Gambino, Ella Mai Lil Baby Gunna

Stream 21 Savage’s New Album I Am > I Was

Back at the top of November, 21 Savage tweeted out a date: 12-7-18. Then, on 12/6, he posted cover art for an album called I Am > I Was. Better than? More than? Either way, the title implies self-improvement. More »
Tags: Music, Savage, Album Stream, J. Cole, Post Malone, Childish Gambino, 21 Savage

9 Music Trends That Need To Die In 2019

In the age of social media fads develop before we’ve even had the chance to deliberate, as they're tweeted and retweeted ad infinitum. Culture is reduced to meme format, giving way to some pretty detestable content. The following list rounds up recent music trends that will hopefully be dead by New Year's Day. More »
Tags: Music, Bruce Springsteen, List, Kanye West, Ariana Grande, Charli Xcx, Paul Mccartney, Selena Gomez, Miley Cyrus, Parquet Courts, Lil Wayne, Drake, Imagine Dragons, Justin Timberlake, James Corden, Arctic Monkeys

The 60 Best Songs of 2018

60. St. Vincent - "Fast Slow Disco" Just because an album is available to purchase doesn't mean the songs are complete. While most acts will add different nuances to their hits in a live setting, Annie Clark is still very much obsessed with the tracks that made up her stellar 2017 effort Masseduction. She took her string-drenched highlight from that record "Slow Disco" and, while touring, turned it into an amped-up dance number, discovering that underneath all the opulence, it was a fist-...
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Donald Glover gives Childish Gambino an epic send-off with his final two shows at The Forum

Throughout his This Is America Tour, singer-songwriter, actor, writer, director, producer and stand-up comedian Donald Glover told audiences that they had purchased tickets to the last-ever Childish Gambino tour. In a series of interviews with various media outlets, Glover said his reason for giving up his long-running musical alter-ego was that he felt it had run its course and he wants to focus on other things including his award-winning TV series, “Atlanta.” That doesn’t mean the 35-year-old ...
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The 20 Best Music Videos Of 2018

In the early days of this century, you could still turn on your television and, every so often, catch a music video. It didn't last. Music videos still exist on television, but niche ventures like the MTV Jams Channel only exist in the shadowy nether reaches of cable subscriptions, and that's not where music videos … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Beyonce, Justice, List, Jay-z, Canada, Yg, Ariel Pink, Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars, Drake, Vince Staples, Jay Rock, Dave Meyers, 2 Chainz

Alessia Cara May Not Be The Best New Artist, But She’s Also Not Half Bad

When the world met Alessia Caracciolo three years ago, she was the awkward teenager enduring a house party where she did not belong: "Somewhere in the corner under clouds of marijuana/ With this boy who's hollering, I can hardly hear/ Over this music I don't listen to." Over the same Bond-worthy Isaac Hayes … More »
Tags: Music, Taylor Swift, Lorde, Ariana Grande, Charli Xcx, Lena Dunham, Hugh Jackman, Diplo, Ellie Goulding, Rita Ora, Kendall Jenner, Lady Gaga, Imagine Dragons, Mariah Carey, Mandy Moore, Pete Davidson

Donald Glover Spotted In 2004 Beastie Boys Concert Footage

You know how sometimes at weddings they put disposable cameras on all the tables and ask the guests to document their experience? Back in 2004, the Beastie Boys tried something similar but more elaborate during their concert at Madison Square Garden. The group gave camcorders to 50 people in the audience and asked them to … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Madison Square Garden, Donald Glover, Beastie Boys, Childish Gambino

Donald Glover Previews Trailer For His Upcoming Film With Rihanna

Back in August, rumors surfaced that a Donald Glover and Rihanna project was on the way after the two were spotted together in Cuba. However, it has since been confirmed that we can expect a film starring the pair. The film is rumored to be titled Guava Island, and Donald recently premiered the trailer at his Childish Gambino PHAROS festival in New Zealand this past weekend. The title and release date have yet to be announced, but what we do know is that it will be directed by Hiro Murai, wh...
Tags: Videos, Rihanna, Atlanta, New Zealand, Jazz, Cuba, Justin Timberlake, Donald, Donald Glover, Hiro Murai, Childish Gambino, Letitia Wright, Instagram Rihanna, Guava Island, Gambino Continue

Rihanna & Childish Gambino’s Guava Island Trailer Premieres At PHAROS

Back in September, Donald Glover announced that his current This Is America tour would be his final tour as Childish Gambino. Now, he seems to be directing his efforts toward film— pivoting to video, if you will. More »
Tags: Video, Music, Rihanna, America, Donald Glover, Hiro Murai, Childish Gambino, Pharos

Travis Scott To Replace Childish Gambino At Voodoo Fest

After injuring himself onstage, Childish Gambino had to postpone his 2018 tour. Earlier this month, Travis Scott filled in for him at Austin City Limits. Now, New Orleans' annual Voodoo Fest has announced that Scott will be replacing Glover this Saturday. Festival organizers tweeted, "Under doctor's orders Childish Gambino has been advised to … More »
Tags: Music, News, Voodoo, Travis Scott, Scott, Donald Glover, Glover, Gambino, Childish Gambino, Austin City Limits Now New Orleans

Justin Timberlake, Kanye West & Childish Gambino Reportedly Will Headline Coachella 2019

Coachella 2019 arrives next spring, and the headliners have been locked in. A source reveals to HitsDailyDouble that Justin Timberlake, Kanye West and Childish Gambino lead next year’s two-weekend event. Gambino, who previously performed at Coachella 2012, will headline opening night on Friday. Making his Coachella debut, Timberlake will close day two on Saturday. Kanye West, who headlined Coachella 2011, takes over the main stage Sunday. The Coachella 2019 lineup will be revealed in early J...
Tags: Kanye West, Eminem, Jazz, Coachella, Justin Timberlake, Music News, Timberlake, Childish Gambino, Justin Timberlake Kanye West, Indio Calif Continue

Coachella 2019 Headliners Are Kanye West, Childish Gambino, Justin Timberlake: Report

This year's Coachella lineup was notable for its lack of rock headliners, with the Weeknd, Beyoncé, and Eminem topping a bill once dominated by guitar-powered legacy acts. It was a transformation we could see coming from miles away, and according to a report from a generally reliable music industry trade publication, … More »
Tags: Music, Beyonce, News, Kanye West, Eminem, Coachella, Justin Timberlake, Childish Gambino

Phoenix, Lil Wayne Join Austin City Limits Lineup

Childish Gambino postponed a bunch of dates on his self-proclaimed final tour after suffering (or potentially re-aggravating) a foot injury at his Dallas show. The two dates he can't postpone, however, are his scheduled appearances at Austin City Limits, which is going down Oct. 5-7 and 12-14 at Austin's Zilker Park. More »
Tags: Music, News, Austin, Dallas, Lil Wayne, Austin City Limits, Phoenix, Childish Gambino, Phoenix Lil Wayne Join Austin City Limits Lineup

Childish Gambino Postpones Tour Due To Injury

Childish Gambino’s final tour has been cut short by injury. Donald Glover’s hip-hop alter-ego has scrapped the rest of his This Is America tour of North America, after reportedly struggling with an injured foot. Fam Rothstein, co-principal of the creative collective Wolf + Rothstein, a partnership with Glover and Chad "The Wolf" Taylor, turned to … More »
Tags: Music, News, America, North America, Donald Glover, Glover, Childish Gambino, Wolf Rothstein, Fam Rothstein, Chad The Wolf Taylor

Watch Childish Gambino Debut A New Song At MSG

A few days before launching what he's calling the final Childish Gambino tour, Donald Glover sent two unfinished songs, "Algorhythm" and "All Night," to people who purchased tickets, telling them, "it is important for u to be familiar with them in order to participate, and therefore fully enjoy the experience." At the tour … More »
Tags: Video, Music, MSG, Donald Glover, Childish Gambino

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I would like to alert you, if I may, to the existence of "Remedy," the new video from the Swedish EDM producer Alesso. In this video, an alien spacecraft crashes in Los Angeles, as a little girl watches from a diner window. A tiny and adorable green alien, played by a child in … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Los Angeles, Fleet Foxes, Straight To Video, The Blaze, Childish Gambino, Yesh, Greg Sharp, Sean Pecknold, Ivan Dixon, Ariel Fisher, Niko Yoko, Rubberband

Watch Childish Gambino Debut 2 New Songs At “Last Ever” Tour Opener

Yesterday marked two years since Donald Glover's award-winning TV series Atlanta debuted on FX. Fittingly, Glover also launched his This Is America tour with Rae Sremmurd at the Atlanta-area Infinite Energy Arena last night. According to The Fader, he told the crowd, "If you're at this show know it's the last … More »
Tags: Video, Music, America, Atlanta, Rae Sremmurd, Donald Glover, Glover, Fader, Childish Gambino, Infinite Energy Arena

Donald Glover Continues “Feels Like Summer” Video In New Adidas Commercial

Earlier this week, Donald Glover shared the cameo-filled animated music video for his Childish Gambino track “Feels Like Summer.” Throughout the video, a cartoon Glover walks around his neighborhood, observing what his neighbors — all relevant players in the hip-hop community — are up to. He reaches his house at the end of … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Donald Glover, Glover, Childish Gambino, Justin Richburg

Childish Gambino Sends Two New Songs To Concert Ticket Buyers

Yesterday, Childish Gambino released his cameo-filled music video for “Feels Like Summer." Today, he unleashed another surprise. According to the Donald Glover Reddit , he sent two new songs out to fans attending his "This Is America" tour, which starts later this week. A download link for the tracks — “Algorhythm” … More »
Tags: Music, News, America, Donald Glover, Childish Gambino, Donald Glover Reddit

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