1. Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Jumps to No. 1 on On-Demand Streaming Songs Chart

    May 22, 2018 3:12 PM EDT 0 0 0 The song also spends a second week atop Streaming Songs. Childish Gambino earns his first week at No. 1 on Billboard ’s On-Demand Streaming Songs chart, ruling the May 26-dated ranking with “This Is America” as its greatest gainer. “America" ju ...

  2. Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Crowns Billboard Hot 100 Chart for Second Week | Billboard News

    Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Crowns Billboard Hot 100 Chart for Second Week | Billboard News

    May 21, 2018 7:42 PM EDT 0 0 0 Rap songs infuse the top four in consecutive weeks for the first time since 2003. god's plan , music , 2018 , chidish gambino , drake , nice for what , this is america , Music News , ty dolla sign , Charts Chart Beat Childish Gambino Childish G ...

  3. Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Crowns Billboard Hot 100 Chart for Second Week | Billboard News

    May 21, 2018 7:42 PM EDT 0 0 0 Rap songs infuse the top four in consecutive weeks for the first time since 2003. god's plan , music , 2018 , chidish gambino , drake , nice for what , this is america , Music News , ty dolla sign , Charts Chart Beat Childish Gambino Brightcove ...

  4. Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Leads Hot 100, & All-Rap Top Four, For Second Week

    May 21, 2018 12:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Rap songs infuse the top four in consecutive weeks for the first time since 2003. Childish Gambino 's "This Is America" crowns the Billboard Hot 100 chart for a second week. Also for a second frame, the song heads up a top four consis ...

  5. Ask Billboard: Childish Gambino's First Hot 100 Top 10 Is a No. 1 – Is that a Rare Feat?

    May 20, 2018 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Plus, Drake, J. Cole & Post Malone's historic hits. Submit questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and country, if out ...

  6. 13 Things to Know About the Charts This Week: Childish Gambino & Post Malone Reign, Ed Sheeran & Drake Add Honors

    May 19, 2018 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Plus, Kelly Clarkson previews the BBMAs and Bebe Rexha & FGL reach a milestone. Childish Gambino charges in at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 (dated May 19), as "This Is America" launches as his first leader.     Plus, Post Malone spen ...

  7. Memphis Star BlocBoy JB on Dedicating His Mixtape 'Simi' to His Fallen Best Friend & Adapting to Stardom

    May 17, 2018 1:42 PM EDT 0 0 0 Though BlocBoy JB became an ubiquitous figure in the hip-hop community after his sizzling ear-worm "Look Alive" with Drake dashed its way into the Top 5 of the Billboard Hot 100 , in his mind, his name was always attached to stardom.  &quo ...

  8. Historic Video Views Drive Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' to No. 1 Debut on Streaming Songs Chart

    May 17, 2018 9:53 AM EDT 0 0 0 The song starts with a lofty 68 percent of its streams from video. As it blasts in at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 , Childish Gambino 's "This Is America" also debuts atop Billboard 's Streaming Songs chart (dated May 19). The ...

  9. BlocBoy JB on Contributing to Childish Gambino's 'This Is America': 'It Was Like an Organ Donation'

    May 16, 2018 10:36 AM EDT 0 0 0 Released on May 5 to coincide with Childish Gambino (aka Donald Glover) performing on and hosting Saturday Night Live , “This Is America” became Gambino’s first No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 , debuting atop the chart after less than a week of track ...

  10. Childish Gambino Re-Enters Billboard Artist 100 at No. 3, Post Malone Reigns

    May 16, 2018 9:27 AM EDT 0 0 0 Plus, Leon Bridges returns at No. 7, thanks to his new album "Good Times." Fueled by his  first No. 1  on the Billboard Hot 100 chart (dated  May 19 ), as "This Is America" launches at the summit,  Childish Gambino  re-enters the ...

  11. Childish Gambino's Album Sales Rise 419% in Wake of 'This Is America' Release and 'SNL' Performance

    May 14, 2018 10:47 PM EDT 0 0 0 Three of his albums re-enter the Billboard 200 chart, led by "Awaken, My Love!" After a busy week for Donald Glover, and his musical alter-ego Childish Gambino , the latter’s album sales gained a whopping 419 percent in the U.S. in the wee ...

  12. Childish Gambino's 'This is America' is YouTube's Biggest First Week Debut This Year

    May 14, 2018 6:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 Since its May 5 release, Childish Gambino's deeply symbolic "This is America" video had the internet buzzing over its cultural significance, sparking debate and political conversation across blogs and social media. Now, the video' ...

  13. Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100 I Billboard News

    Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100 I Billboard News

    May 14, 2018 3:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 The musical alter ego of Donald Glover earns his first leader, as the track launches as the most-streamed and top-selling song of the week. god's plan , 2018 , drake , nice for what , this is america , Hip Hop , Music News , music video , Hot 1 ...

  14. Five Takeaways From Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Debuting at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100

    May 14, 2018 12:54 PM EDT 0 0 0 For those wondering if the top spot on the Billboard Hot 100  was going to end up being a nearly year-long relay of Drake handing off the baton to himself, Monday (May 14) brought with it resounding news of a new competitor surging ahead in the race ...

  15. Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Blasts in at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100

    May 14, 2018 12:04 PM EDT 0 0 0 The musical alter ego of Donald Glover earns his first leader, as the track launches as the most-streamed and top-selling song of the week. Driven in large part by its buzzy, and socially-conscious video , Childish Gambino 's new single "T ...

  16. Early Release! Billboard Hot 100 Top 10 May 19th 2018 Countdown | Official 

    Early Release! Billboard Hot 100 Top 10 May 19th 2018 Countdown | Official 

    May 14, 2018 11:20 AM EDT 0 0 0 An early release of the May 19th, 2018 Billboard Hot 100 Top 10. Watch and find out who is No. 1! Check back every Monday for more Billboard's Hot 100 Top 10 countdown. Maren Morris , billboard chart this week , drake , top 10 , Florida Georgia ...

  17. Early Release! Billboard Hot 100 Top 10 May 19th 2018 Countdown | Official 

    May 14, 2018 11:20 AM EDT 0 0 0 An early release of the May 19th, 2018 Billboard Hot 100 Top 10. Watch and find out who is No. 1! Check back every Monday for more Billboard's Hot 100 Top 10 countdown. Maren Morris , billboard chart this week , drake , top 10 , Florida Georgia ...

  18. SZA Teases 'Garden' Video Featuring Donald Glover and Her Mom: Watch

    May 14, 2018 8:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 Happy Mother's Day from SZA . The R&B songstress teased a brief clip on her Instagram from an upcoming video for "Garden" on Sunday (May 13), featuring not only her mother decked out in an all-white ensemble, but a timely name as ...

  19. Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Headed to No. 1 Hot 100 Debut | Billboard News

    Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Headed to No. 1 Hot 100 Debut | Billboard News

    May 11, 2018 4:21 PM EDT 0 0 0 The song, fueled by its socially-conscious video, could dethrone Drake's "Nice for What." music , hip-hop music , donald glover , 2018 , billboard news , Bilboard , Childish Gambino , Billboard Hot 100 , Music News , music Chart Beat ...

  20. Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Headed to No. 1 Hot 100 Debut | Billboard News

    May 11, 2018 4:21 PM EDT 0 0 0 The song, fueled by its socially-conscious video, could dethrone Drake's "Nice for What." music , hip-hop music , donald glover , 2018 , billboard news , Bilboard , Childish Gambino , Billboard Hot 100 , Music News , music Chart Beat ...

  21. Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Challenging for No. 1 Hot 100 Debut Next Week

    May 11, 2018 11:14 AM EDT 0 0 0 The song, fueled by its socially-conscious video, could dethrone Drake's "Nice for What." Driven in large part by its buzzy, socially-conscious video , Childish Gambino 's new single "This Is America" should challenge f ...

  22. Donald Glover Doesn't Want to Say What 'This Is America' Is About

    May 10, 2018 7:52 PM EDT 0 0 0 On Wednesday,  TMZ caught up  with Donald Glover and flat out asked him, “What’s the message behind your most recent video?” The offscreen paparazzi is referring of course to Childish Gambino’s new video and song, “This Is America,” and the firestor ...

  23. Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Breaks Records on YouTube | Billboard News

    Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Breaks Records on YouTube | Billboard News

    May 09, 2018 4:12 PM EDT 0 0 0 The artist has smashed all of his previous YouTube records. music , hip-hop music , donald glover , 2018 , billboard news , Billboard , this is america , Childish Gambino , Music News , music Hip-Hop Childish Gambino Childish Gambino Childish Gambin ...

  24. Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Breaks Records on YouTube | Billboard News

    May 09, 2018 4:12 PM EDT 0 0 0 The artist has smashed all of his previous YouTube records. music , hip-hop music , donald glover , 2018 , billboard news , Billboard , this is america , Childish Gambino , Music News , music Hip-Hop Childish Gambino Childish Gambino Childish Gambin ...

  25. Childish Gambino's Record-Breaking 'This Is America' Video Hits 50 Million Views in Mere Days

    May 09, 2018 12:43 PM EDT 0 0 0 The artist has smashed all of his previous YouTube records. There's a lot to unpack in Childish Gambino 's powerful "This Is America" video, which has been the talk of the Twitterverse since he unleashed the new song and accompan ...

  26. Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Off to Sizzling Start in Streams & Sales, Aiming For Hot 100's Top Five

    May 09, 2018 11:43 AM EDT 0 0 0 The buzzy song should surpass his prior No. 12 high set by "Redbone." Childish Gambino 's new single "This Is America" is off to an especially strong start in streaming and sales. According to industry forecasters and buildi ...

  27. Young Thug Says Childish Gambino's 'Last' Album Is Imminent

    May 09, 2018 10:22 AM EDT 0 0 0 If you pay close attention to the background vocals on Childish Gambino 's gripping single "This Is America," a familiar voice can be heard providing ad-libs; that voice is none other than Young Thug . During a recent interview with S ...

  28. Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Spurs Gains for 'Awaken, My Love!' & 'Because the Internet' Albums

    May 08, 2018 10:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Following the release of Childish Gambino’s buzzy new song and video for “This Is America” on May 5, the artist’s last two full-length albums are aiming to re-enter next week’s Billboard 200 chart. His previous effort, 2016’s “Awaken, My Love!,” cou ...

  29. New Heroes, Same Old Mistakes: Childish Gambino, 'SNL' and the Dangers of Anointing a 'New Kanye'

    May 07, 2018 4:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 If you were watching  Saturday Night Live  on Saturday (May 5), it'd be very easy to see it as a torch-passing moment between stars of two different generations.   On the receiving end was Donald Glover, a.k.a. Childish Gambino, who took full a ...

  30. Childish Gambino: Reactions to 'This Is America' Video | Billboard News

    Childish Gambino: Reactions to 'This Is America' Video | Billboard News

    May 07, 2018 1:53 PM EDT 0 0 0 The reactions are pouring in after the release of Donald Glover's (aka Childish Gambino) jaw-dropping music video for "This Is America," which premiered shortly after he took the stage to host 'Saturday Night Live' on May 5. ...

  31. Childish Gambino: Reactions to 'This Is America' Video | Billboard News

    May 07, 2018 1:53 PM EDT 0 0 0 The reactions are pouring in after the release of Donald Glover's (aka Childish Gambino) jaw-dropping music video for "This Is America," which premiered shortly after he took the stage to host 'Saturday Night Live' on May 5. ...

  32. Adele Declares Her Love for Childish Gambino With Instagram Caption: 'I Adore You'

    May 07, 2018 8:43 AM EDT 0 0 0 This weekend was nothing short of monumental for Donald Glover. The jack-of-many-trades finally nabbed a hosting slot on  Saturday Night Live ( May 5), while debuting two new tracks as the musical guest under his rapper alias, Childish Gambino . Ade ...

  33. Childish Gambino 'This Is America' Reactions: The Good, The Bad & The Kanye Bashing

    May 06, 2018 3:58 PM EDT 0 0 0 The reactions are pouring in after the release of Donald Glover's (aka Childish Gambino ) jaw-dropping music video for "This Is America," which premiered shortly after he took the stage to host Saturday Night Live on May 5. The four-m ...

  34. 5 Standout Moments From Donald Glover/Childish Gambino's 'SNL' Episode

    May 06, 2018 11:35 AM EDT 0 0 0 It may have taken a couple of tries to get to Saturday Night Live , but Donald Glover was a smashing success as the show's latest host and musical guest.  From his opening monologue to his on-point Migos  impression incredible performances as C ...

  35. Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Is A Stunning Statement on Brutality, Gun Control: Watch

    May 06, 2018 10:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 Shortly after he took the stage to host and perform on Saturday Night Live , Donald Glover, aka Childish Gambino , released a (literally) breathtaking visual for his new track, "This Is America." In the four-minute clip, Gambino goes from ...

  36. Childish Gambino Debuted New Songs 'Saturday' & 'This Is America' on 'SNL': Watch

    May 06, 2018 9:22 AM EDT 0 0 0 Childish Gambino dropped new music on Saturday Night Live last night (May 5), and he turned one of his performances into a party for the occasion. For the musical side of his SNL hosting/musical guest duties, Gambino premiered two new songs, his fir ...

  37. Chance the Rapper Says He Recorded 'Amazing' Music With Childish Gambino

    March 06, 2018 10:22 AM EST 0 0 0 While speaking backstage at the Emmy Awards after nabbing two awards for  Atlanta, Donald Glover slipped in a tiny announcement that his collaborative project with Chance the Rapper "probably will" happen. Now, Chance the Rapper has the ru ...

  38. Childish Gambino Headed on U.S. Tour With Rae Sremmurd | Billboard News

    Childish Gambino Headed on U.S. Tour With Rae Sremmurd | Billboard News

    March 05, 2018 4:09 PM EST 0 0 0 Donald Glover assured everyone he would be releasing his fourth and final album as Childish Gambino before retiring the alter-ego. music , donald glover , awaken , 2018 , rae sremmurd , billboard news , Billboard , Childish Gambino , my love! , Musi ...