5 Donald Glover’s body is a thing of wonder. In time with his music, in the guise of Childish Gambino, it can be twisted and contorted in all manner of shapes, his back arching, his hips thrusting – sometimes as instinctive in its nonsensical flailing as Elaine Benes from Seinfeld, other times faithfully choreographed in accordance with South African dance or traditional hip-hop choreography. He can be triumphantly static, soaking in a split second of mid-song silence or a particularly uproarious bit of applause from his audience, or dramatically outsized, as in moments where he stomps across his stage as if he is wading through quicksand, or on a treadmill set on a sharp incline. It meant that... Register for free to read this article, or log in to your Telegraph account Register Log in … [Read more...] about Childish Gambino, O2 Arena, review: Donald Glover’s alter ego goes out on a high
Rasha Ali USA TODAY Published 10:10 AM EST Feb 11, 2019 Have you seen Donald Glover? Also goes by the name of Childish Gambino. Recently seen sporting a blond beard. The multi-hyphenate artist was nominated for five Grammy awards and won four of them. Not just any four though, the rapper won awards for Best Music Video, Song of the Year, Best Rap/Sung Performance and Record of the Year, for "This Is America." According to Billboard, it was the first rap song to win Record of the Year and Song of the Year. It was a huge history-making night for Childish Gambino and everyone was there to witness it except for the man of the hour himself. According to Pitchfork, the last time an artist won any of the big four awards (Song, Record and Album of the Year, Best New Artist) and wasn't present to accept was Amy Winehouse at the 2007 Grammys, because of a denied visa. But even she was buzzed in via satellite to accept the awards herself. The … [Read more...] about Donald Glover was missing at the Grammys. So where is he?
DONALD Glover is an actor, singer and comedian who hit headlines with song This Is America, after its music video amassed ten million views in just 24 hours. But who is the Childish Gambino singer and Grammy Award winner who also starred in Solo: A Star Wars Story? Here's all you need to know about the multi-talented star... Who is Donald Glover? Donald Glover, 34, is an American actor and musician who has also been a successful director and producer during his glittering career so far. He was born in 1983 on the Edwards Air Force Base in California, and was raised in Stone Mountain in Georgia. The star got his big break at the age of just 23 when he became a writer for sitcom 30 Rock with the help of Tina Fey, and he went on to appear in a number of TV and film roles. Under the name Childish Gambino, he is also a successful hip hop artist. In May 2018 he released the song This Is America, and within 24 hours the music video for the track had already amassed 10 million views. … [Read more...] about Who is Childish Gambino aka Donald Glover? This Is America singer and Lando Calrissian in Solo: A Star Wars Story
Donald Glover has been named best-dressed man in the world by GQ magazine. The American rapper and actor, 35, who produces hip-hop under the alias Childish Gambino, topped the publication's annual list, with it describing him as a "new-wave renaissance man". Call Me By Your Name actor Timothee Chalamet (third), Bodyguard star Richard Madden (fourth) and the Prince of Wales (sixth) also made the top 10. David Beckham, who regularly features on the list, was seventh this year. X Factor host Dermot O'Leary - who was part of this year's voting panel - hailed the former footballer's "keen eye for understated detail". Soul singer John Legend featured for the first year, debuting as the eight best-dressed man. At 10 was grime superstar Skepta and at 11 The Crown actor Matt Smith, who last year claimed the top spot. Elsewhere Bohemian Rhapsody star Rami Malik debuted at number 29 fresh from his successful turn as Freddie Mercury in the box office hit. The rankings were compiled by GQ staff … [Read more...] about Childish Gambino: Donald Glover voted world’s best-dressed
Anika Reed USA TODAY Published 2:12 PM EST Dec 20, 2018 Donald Glover revealed that his father has died, sharing the heartbreaking news with fans at a recent concert. Glover made the stunning announcement about the death of Donald Glover Sr.’s on Monday during his "This Is America" tour stop in Los Angeles at the Forum, according to Entertainment Tonight. “I lost my father a couple weeks ago, and I wanted to play him some of the new songs," Glover said in a video posted by a fan on Reddit. "But he didn’t want to hear them because he was like, ‘I know they’ll be great.’ " “I’m not saying that to talk about music. I say that to talk about trust,” Glover said before starting to get choked up. “That’s what love is,” Glover continued, according to Entertainment Weekly. “I hope you guys get to feel that kind of love and trust in your life. There’s nothing like it. So, this song is for … [Read more...] about Donald Glover reveals his dad has died, gets emotional on stage