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Because the Internet

The Ending Of Childish Gambino's 'Telegraph Ave' Video Is Crazy

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 10.11.2014 | Entertainment

Recruiting R&B singer Jhene Aiko, Childish Gambino released the video for "Telegraph Ave," off of his recent album, "Because the Internet," on Friday....

Childish Gambino and the Metamodern Ennui, Part IV

Jesse Damiani | Posted 09.06.2014 | Entertainment
Jesse Damiani

Any language, regardless of meaning, can be made to sound beautiful behind a nice tune, something for people to nod along with mindlessly. Gambino's more interested in displaying the ways we communicate than whether or not he endorses them.

Childish Gambino and the Metamodern Ennui, Part III

Jesse Damiani | Posted 08.27.2014 | Entertainment
Jesse Damiani

Repetition, whether functioning as feedback loop or contextualization (often both), is an integral motif in Because the Internet. Set against the album's most forcefully earnest and reassuring song, we find a confluence of paradoxes: nostalgia dovetails with cynicism.

Childish Gambino and the Metamodern Ennui, Part II

Jesse Damiani | Posted 08.20.2014 | Entertainment
Jesse Damiani

Which is @DonaldGlover -- Childish Gambino's Twitter self -- and which are simply imagined voices or characters?

Childish Gambino and the Metamodern Ennui: Why Because the Internet Is the Most Significant Album in Recent Memory

Jesse Damiani | Posted 08.13.2014 | Entertainment
Jesse Damiani

The Internet allows us to live increasingly fractured, niche, performed lives -- no matter how consistent, we develop varied personae on social media, dependent upon the form -- but they are still our lives.

Childish Gambino And Chance The Rapper Are 'The Worst Guys'

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 12.03.2013 | Entertainment

Childish Gambino's sophomore album, "Because The Internet," is only a week away from its release, and the rapper-comedian-actor has dropped plenty of ...

Childish Gambino Performs 'Shadows'

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 11.13.2013 | Entertainment

Donald Glover, a.k.a. Childish Gambino, appeared on Tuesday night's episode of "The Arsenio Hall Show," performing the new song "Shadows" off his upco...