Childish Gambino Signs Partnership With RCA Records
New music on the way.
Donald Glover also known as Childish Gambino, and his creative agency Wolf + Rothstein have been associated with RCA Records for a label deal. RCA President and CEO Peter Edge announced the association through a press release on Monday (22 January).
"Donald is, without doubt, one of the most talented, multi-faceted, the young artists of this time," Edge said. "We are excited to join forces with him and Wolf + Rothstein to mark the beginning of the next phase of Childish Gambino's musical career."
Wolf + Rothstein — is made up of Glover, Wolf Taylor and Fam Rothstein and RCA will release new music from Gambino at the end of this year. Although the team experienced a huge success with 2016 Awaken, My Love! LP, including a Grammy nomination for Album of the Year, the group believes that the RCA of the association will be beneficial.
"It was necessary a change of pace," Glover said.
Rothstein added, "Being malleable is important to us, and that is what this partnership means. Also, it was around that time."
The announcement of Glover's new record deal comes less than a week before he takes the stage at the 60th Annual Grammy Awards, which will take place on Sunday (28 January). The versatile actor is also preparing for the premiere of his hit show Atlanta, the second season. The FX series' much anticipated return is scheduled for March 1.