DONALD Glover welcomed his third kid right into the human being throughout the coronavirus pandemic.

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Here's what we recognize about the Childish Gambino singer and also Grammy Award winner.


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Donald Glover, 37, is an American actor and musician who has actually also been a effective director and also producer during his glittering career so much.

He was born in 1983 on the Edwards Air Force Base in The golden state, and also was raised in Stone Mountain in Georgia.

The star obtained his big break at the age of simply 23 when he came to be a writer for sitcom 30 Rock through the assist of Tina Fey, and he went on to show up in a number of TV and also film duties.

Under the name Childish Gambino, he is likewise a effective hip hop artist.


In May 2018 he released the song This Is America, and also within 24 hrs the music video for the track had currently amassed 10 million views.


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The video for Childish Gambino's song This Is America went viral

What has Donald acted in?

He increased to fame while starring on the sitcom Community where he played the lovable Troy Barnes.

However, his acting career really took off with his very own task, Atlanta.

As well as starring in the present, he is an executive producer and also also sometimes directs.


The TV series scored him a number of accolades including Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series and Outstanding Director For A Comedy Series and Golden Globes for Best Television Series and Best Actor.

He has additionally starred in a variety of movies, including Magic Mike XXL (2015), The Martian (2015) and also Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017).

However, his two best movies to day are as Lancarry out Calrissian in Solo: A Star Wars Story and also the voice of Simba in the remake of the Disney film The Lion King.



Childish Gambino is Donald Glover's musical alter-egoCredit: AP:Associated Press

Why does Donald Glover contact himself Childish Gambino?

Childish Gambino is Donald's phase name as soon as performing as a musician and rapper.


He revealed throughout an interview through Jimmy Fallon in 2011 that he obtained the name from an virtual name generator for the Wu Flavor Clan while at college.

Under this name he has released three full-length studio albums, including 2016's Awaken, My Love! and also the gold-certified Because the Web in 2013.

Awaken, My Love saw Donald Glover nominated for 5 Grammy Awards consisting of Album Of The Year and Record Of The Year.

At the January 2018 ceremony he won Best Traditional R&B Performance for Redbone.


He's additionally released many E.P's and Mix Tapes between each album, and has actually appeared on tracks with fellow musicians Chance the Rapper, Rudimental and Ariana Grande.

It was in the lyrics for his single Sunincrease that evidenced the rumour he was Danny Glover's boy was false, rapping: "Donald Glover, no relation / Almethods working, no vacation."


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The actor starred in TV series AtlantaCredit: Alamy

What is This Is America about?

In May 2018, Donald released the song This Is America and the music video for the track has currently gone viral.

There have been a number of theories about the referrals in both the lyrics and also the video, which sees the artist dancing while a riot takes location about him.


Some fans believe he is taking on the police and also referring to Stephan Clark, that was shot dead after police assumed he was armed – however just had actually a phone on him.

The lyrics review “this a celly / that’s a tool”, while in the video black men are filming the chaos on their smart phones. A tool is another word for a gun – or some think he is trying to suggest out how necessary phones are at documenting points in today and age.

There are likewise references to Black Lives Matter, the Charlottesville protests, terrorism and a lot more.

The track reached No6 in the UK charts.


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Is Donald Glover married and also does he have any children?

Donald is in a relationship with Michelle White, but it is not known if the couple are married.

In October 2020, Donald revealed Michelle had given birth during the coronavirus pandemic while he was watching the video of George Floyd's death.

He has actually named his third child after his dad, who passed away in 2018.

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Michelle and Donald currently have actually two sons together - Legend and also Drake.


Official video for the song This Is America by Donald Glover"s change ego Childish Gambino which references Black Lives Matter, the Charlottesville protests, police shootings and terrorism