Everything’s coming up Donald. Community‘s hit its stride, his standup is legit, and now he’s touring as his musical alter ego. While Glover raps and sings well as Childish Gambino, the entire thing’s derived from the same sweet-hearted and cagey source as his concurrent career facets: in a world full of hashtags and haters, what does it mean to be real, funny, or hip-hop? And are all those the same? He’s too young for this shit.
Sat., May 14, 9 p.m., 2011
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on May 4, 2011