After stepping away from music for the final three years, Infantile Gambino — the 5-time Grammy-winning musical alter ego of Golden Globe-, Emmy-winning actor, producer and director Donald Glover — formally returns with The Swarm EP, a joint effort with singer-songwriter KIRBY that was launched Friday (March 17) through RCA Information.
The six-song undertaking is impressed by and arrives on the identical day as Glover’s new Prime Video sequence Swarm, which follows a younger girl named Dre (performed by Dominique Fishback) who’s obsessive about a fictional pop star that’s eerily much like Beyoncé named Ni’jah, who’s voiced by KIRBY each within the new present and EP. Swarm was created by Glover and Atlanta author and producer Janine Nabers, who’s Swarm‘s showrunner. Chloe Bailey, Damson Idris and extra are additionally starring in Swarm, whereas Gambino and Michael Uzowuru are government producers of The Swarm EP, which Fam Udeorji co-produced.
Gambino’s newest undertaking comes three years after 3.15.20, which was named after its launch date on the high of the pandemic. The 12-track LP featured collaborations with Ariana Grande in addition to 21 Savage, Ink and Kadhja Bonet and peaked at No. 8 on Fakazakamp‘s Prime R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and No. 13 on the Fakazakamp 200.
At Fakazakamp‘s Golden Globes After Occasion 2023, Glover spoke to Fakazakamp about what he was trying ahead to in 2023. “I simply suppose it’s going to be a greater 12 months…. This 12 months is the 12 months of positivity,” he stated. “We deserve happiness.”
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