The await Donald Glover’s new album might lastly be over.
In the early hours of Sunday morning (March 15), the actor-rapper often known as Childish Gambino launched what many are calling his fourth studio album. The assortment of recent music arrived with out warning through an internet site known as Donald Glover Presents.
The web site incorporates a looped video of 12 tracks that aren’t recognized by identify. The hour-plus stream features a collaboration with 21 Savage and SZA that some are calling “Vibrate,” in addition to Ariana Grande, who seems on the tentatively titled “Time,” which was featured in Glover’s Guava Island movie co-starring Rihanna. Two previously-released tracks, 2018’s “Feels Like Summer” and 2019’s “Algorythm,” are additionally included, whereas Glover’s son additionally makes a cameo.
The challenge was accompanied by art work that includes a black-and-white cartoon strip exhibiting a metropolis block erupting into chaos, with individuals taking selfies and leaping out of burning buildings. The strip is split into 4 components, with “cover” written over the primary panel.
If it is a new album, it could be Glover’s first since 2016’s Awaken, My Love!, which he launched as Childish Gambino. Glover, who additionally collaborated with Beyoncé on final 12 months’s Lion King: The Gift, beforehand mentioned he was retiring the Gambino moniker. “I’m making another project right now, to make, but I like endings,” he mentioned in a 2018 interview. “I think they’re important to progress.”
Stream Donald Glover Presents right here or beneath.