Hip-Hop Artists: Childish Gambino: Multifaceted Artist, 1st Edition

  • Laura K. Murray
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532175019
  • ISBN-13: 9781532175015
  • DDC: 782.421649
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released January 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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This biography highlights the life and accomplishments of Childish Gambino, the musical alter ego of Donald Glover. Readers learn about Glover’s early life, inspiration to pursue music, and successes as a hip-hop artist. With striking photographs and sidebars, the book also explores Glover’s superstar career in television and film and the social commentary embedded in his art. Features include a timeline, glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: “This Is America”.
2: Looking To Save The World.
3: Big Breaks.
4: Superheroes and Mixtapes.
5: Rising Star.
6: On To The Next.
7: Welcome To Atlanta.
8: The Year Of Donald.
9: Defying Expectations.
Essential facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About The Author.