Have you ever seen Donald Glover? Additionally goes by the title of Infantile Gambino. Not too long ago seen sporting a blond beard.
The multi-hyphenate artist was nominated for 5 Grammy awards and received 4 of them. Not simply any 4 although, the rapper received awards for Finest Music Video, Tune of the Yr, Finest Rap/Sung Efficiency and File of the Yr, for “This Is America.” In response to Billboard, it was the primary rap music to win File of the Yr and Tune of the Yr.
It was an enormous history-making evening for Infantile Gambino and everybody was there to witness it apart from the person of the hour himself. In response to Pitchfork, the final time an artist received any of the large 4 awards (Tune, File and Album of the Yr, Finest New Artist) and wasn’t current to just accept was Amy Winehouse on the 2007 Grammys, due to a denied visa. However even she was buzzed in by way of satellite tv for pc to just accept the awards herself.
The 35-year-old rapper (who can be a comic) was nowhere to be discovered on Grammy Sunday though he was noticed only a couple days prior at Ludwig Göransson’s pre-Grammy occasion on Thursday. He was even pictured debuting his new blond beard. Possibly this was all a joke? Or a assertion just like the one he made with the “That is America” video?
If it was a joke, nobody was in on it.
Goransson, who co-wrote “That is America,” accepted the award however when requested by reporters the place Gambino was, even he had no concept.
“I haven’t talked to him but, however I’m going to name him after the award present and I’m certain we’re going to have a little bit dialog,” Goransson advised reporters following the win.
The remainder of “That is America” staff who talked to reporters backstage additionally had no concept.
Riley Mackin, who additionally labored on the music, stated he is undecided the place Gambino was both.
“The final time I’ve seen him was a pair days in the past and he walked out and I have not seen him since,” Mackin advised reporters. “I feel something Donald does is a little bit unusual.”
Gambino declined a efficiency spot for the Grammys, producer Ken Ehrlich advised the New York Occasions.
Gambino’s Twitter account can be naked and there are solely three posts on his Instagram account.
USA TODAY has reached out to Glover’s representatives to see in the event that they know the place he’s — no phrase but.
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