[video] Childish Gambino puts on impromptu show at Boise restaurant

I’m kind of jealous of how much fun Donald Glover seems to be having with Childish Gambino. This week he had an off day on his IAMDONALD tour, so he put together a steakhouse show through twitter. Here’s a nine minute video of him running through some songs including the Grizzly Bear-sampling “Bitch Look at Me Now.”

Childish Gambino shares new song, plots IAMDONALD tour

Yesterday Donald Glover tweeted a link to his new track “Break (All Of the Lights)” to promote his upcoming IAMDONALD Childish Glover tour. It’s an x-rated riff on Kanye West’s “All of the Lights.”

MP3: Childish Gambino – Break (All of the Lights)

Tour dates after the break.

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[VIDEO] Childish Gambino records “Freaks and Geeks” for EP

Donald Glover posted this video of him recording his song “Freaks and Geeks” in the studio with producer Ludwig Goransson — apparently the two are working on Childish’s upcoming EP.

Grab the original MP3 below:

MP3: Childish Gambino – Freaks and Geeks

[MP3] Childish Gambino: “Freeks & Geeks”

If Donald Glover keeps this level of heat up, soon TV writers will be introducing their pieces with lines like “…better known as the rapper Childish Gambino” instead of now wherein I’m still obligated to say that, yeah, this is Troy from Community.

MP3: Childish Gambino – Freeks & Geeks
This one’s just madness. I think if Childish Gambino can tighten things up just a touch he could pretty much be a ghostwriter for Lil Wayne. So many puns and subculture in-jokes in this one that I have the feeling I’ll still be unlocking its LULZ a year from now.