Ur real guy Childish Gambino, aka Donald Glover, surprised released an epic new track and video right before his SNL appearance. As Daniel Kaluuya introduced him on stage, he tweeted a like to ‘This Is America’.
As the title suggests, the song and video are hot on political commentary. With features and appearances from Young Thug, SZA, 21 Savage, Chance the Rapper, Offset, Big Sean, Smokepurpp it’s also burning with hype. Warranted too.
As the internet decodes the messages within the video, some important conversations are happening among Americans who’re reflecting on what their country — it’s past, present and future — means to them.