Donald Glover Signs To New Label Deal, Releasing New Music This Year
New Childish Gambino (real name Donald Glover) music is on the way! The Atlanta actor and his agency/label Wolf + Rothstein have partnered with RCA Records for a new recording and label deal. Fans can expect new music this year. RCA Chairman/CEO Peter Edge said of the signing,
“Donald is undoubtedly one of the most talented, multi-faceted, young entertainers of this era. We are excited to join forces with him and Wolf + Rothstein to usher in the next phase of Childish Gambino’s musical career.
It was a necessary change of pace.
Gambino released his first album, Camp, on November 15, 2011 to generally positive reviews. His second studio album, Because the Internet, was released on December 10, 2013. He was nominated for two Grammy Awards in 2015, Best Rap Album for Because the Internet and Best Rap Performance for his single “3005”. His third album, “Awaken, My Love!”, was released on December 2, 2016, spawning the hit single “Redbone”, which peaked at number 12 on the Billboard Hot 100. In 2018, Gambino was nominated for five Grammy Awards, including Album of the Year for “Awaken, My Love!” and Record of the Year for “Redbone”.