Legal name: Donald Glover
Also performs as: mc DJ
Donald McKinley Glover, Jr. (/ˈɡlʌvər/; born September 25, 1983), also known by his stage name Childish Gambino, is an American actor, writer, comedian, rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer. He first came to attention for his work with Derrick Comedy and subsequently became a writer for the NBC comedy series 30 Rock. He is perhaps best known for his role as college student Troy Barnes on the NBC sitcom Community.
After several self-released albums and mixtapes, Glover signed to Glassnote Records in 2011 as Childish Gambino. He released Camp on Glassnote on November 15, 2011. His second studio album, Because the Internet, was released on December 10, 2013. Glover was nominated for two Grammy Awards in 2014, Best Rap Album for Because the Internet and Best Rap Performance for his single "3005".