Childish Gambino - Yaphet Kotto [Freestyle]

Posted 2 years ago
Producer:
Stefan Ponce
Album:
Because The Internet

Next to Drake, Childish Gambino is the best-known TV star to break into the hip-hop game, but Yaphet Kotto beat both of ‘em to the punch by a long margin. Known for playing Lieutenant Al Giardello on Homicide: Life on the Street, as well as for his numerous film roles, the famous actor is also a music producer signed to Young L‘s Legendary Inc. label. On his brand new freestyle of the same name, Donald Glover uses Kotto as a springboard to discuss the unusual course of his own career. Over a Stefan Ponce beat incorporating elements from Manchild’s One Tender Moment, the Glassnote Records signee delivers introspective verses with a caustic, self-lacerating edge. Gambino’s next LP, Because the Internet, is scheduled for independent release this winter. In the meantime, those who haven’t already are encouraged to check out the rapper’s recent guest contribution to Jhené Aiko‘s Bed Peace.

Childish Gambino IndieLyrical

Written by
Posted 2 years ago

More from Childish Gambino

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

Epic Records Tried to Help Bobby Shmurda Escape New York, He Refused

Bobby Shmurda's life changed but he failed to change his surroundings. Read More
Posted 14 hours ago by Yoh

In Defense of Producers Leasing & Shopping Beats

Music's a cutthroat business, and no one's got the knife pressed to their throats more than producers. Read More
Posted 15 hours ago by Nathan S.

Pro Era’s Nyck Caution Rips a Bless The Booth Freestyle in “One Take”

The Pro Era wordsmith is the latest emcee to rip apart Audiomack Studios in our latest Bless The Booth. Read More
Posted 17 hours ago by Brendan V
Sample Text - Sample Link
0:00
3:00
Shrink
Hide

TRENDING NOW



Flame

TOP 20 MUSIC CHARTS


Discover the best new songs, videos, and albums added to the Booth.