Tag : childish gambino

Childish Gambino releases the revolutionary ‘This Is America’

5 months ago / 0 comments

Childish Gambino, the musical alias of Donald Glover, released the video for his latest single ‘This is America’. In less than a week it has racked up nearly 78 million views, and justifiably so. This is America is a chaotic and incredibly poignant narrative on the current state of the … Read More

Gryph Picks: Music’s Ultimate Covers

7 months ago / 0 comments

We’ve all been there, engrossed in that inescapable YouTube cycle of BBC Live Lounge and Triple J Like A Version exclusive covers. You might start off with your favourite bands, but you soon get sucked into watching any that spark your interest, usually discovering some new musicians as you go. … Read More

Grammys 2018: The year white men stand back

10 months ago / 0 comments

Year after year, the Grammys epitomise the whitewashed music industry, particularly within the Album of the Year category. In 2015, Mumford & Sons took Best Album over Frank Ocean’s seminal Channel Orange; A year later, Taylor Swift’s 1989 was considered more culturally important than Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp a Butterfly and, similarly this year, … Read More

Donals Glover: everything the light touches is his kingdom

2 years ago / 0 comments

Actor, rapper, comedian, writer: Donald Glover is a man of many talents. And impersonating a small furry animal is now one of them as Glover is set to voice Simba in the new live-action remake of the Disney favourite The Lion King. Director Jon Favreau, who also worked on the likes of Iron … Read More

“Awaken, My Love!” by Childish Gambino

2 years ago / 0 comments

Childish Gambino recently changed his name on his social media pages to his given name, Donald Glover. A seemingly insignificant move, but it signals something wider; with the release of his fourth album, “Awaken, My Love!”, Glover has finally found his feet. Where 2013’s because the internet was dominated by … Read More

Editors’ Choice w / 16th Feb 2015

4 years ago / 0 comments

This week it’s all about BADBADNOTGOOD’s collab with Ghostface Killah – the perfect soundtrack to ease you into essay writing season. 1. BADBADNOTGOOD & Ghostface Killah – Sour Soul The title track from the best collaborative LP of the year (so far), ‘Sour Soul’ hits the sweet spot between hip-hop … Read More