Childish Gambino drops two new songs, 'Summertime Magic' and 'Feels Like Summer', from upcoming studio album

FP Staff

Jul 12, 2018 17:56:45 IST

Grammy, Golden Globe and Emmy Award-winning recording artist, actor and producer Childish Gambino released a summer pack of two breezy, brand new songs that speak of the season — 'Summertime Magic' and 'Feels Like Summer'.

Available everywhere now, both tracks have been co-written and co-produced by Childish Gambino and Ludwig Goransson, the same creative team behind 'This Is America'.

Childish Gambino/Image from Twitter.

Childish Gambino/Image from Twitter.

'Summertime Magic' is the first official single from Gambino’s forthcoming album with Wolf+Rothstein/RCA Records. The track is the follow up to Gambino’s 'This is America', which was released during his stint as host and performer on Saturday Night Live, resulting in completely dominating the cultural conversations multiple weeks upon its release.

'This is America' debuted at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart, achieved platinum sales status in just 3 weeks and to date, its captivating video has enjoyed over 310 million views on YouTube. The video garnered 85.3 million views in its first week on YouTube, making it the biggest first week debut of any video this year, and #1 on the YouTube Songs chart in 11 countries including the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, and more. The video also tied for the 5th fastest music video to reach 100 million views in YouTube history, reaching the mark in less than 9 days.

Updated Date: Jul 13, 2018 12:33:35 IST