Second Take: Childish Gambino takes off with new beats in latest album

(Harishwer Balasubramani/Illustrations Director)

(Harishwer Balasubramani/Illustrations Director)

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Childish Gambino was a ghost on social media for nearly a year, deleting all information from his Twitter and Instagram. His silence tormented me, yet rumors suggested he would release a project in 2016.


Third-year English student Erin Hayes interned at "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" during fall quarter. Her duties range from watching late night television shows to sorting through fan mail. (Hannah Burnett/Daily Bruin)
Third-year English student Erin Hayes interned at "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" during fall quarter. Her duties range from watching late night television shows to sorting through fan mail. (Hannah Burnett/Daily Bruin)

John Legend's fifth studio album "Darkness and Light" (left) and Pete Doherty of The Libertines' "Hamburg Demonstrations" (right) were both released Friday. (Columbia Records (left) and BMG Rights Management (right)).
John Legend's fifth studio album "Darkness and Light" (left) and Pete Doherty of The Libertines' "Hamburg Demonstrations" (right) were both released Friday. (Columbia Records (left) and BMG Rights Management (right)).

A Facebook page created on Nov. 22 has become a platform for students to post memes about everything from Chancellor Gene Block to Bruin Plate culture. (UCLA Memes for Sick AF Tweens)
A Facebook page created on Nov. 22 has become a platform for students to post memes about everything from Chancellor Gene Block to Bruin Plate culture. (UCLA Memes for Sick AF Tweens)

University of Massachusetts professor Sut Jhally screened his film "The Occupation of the American Mind" at UCLA on Wednesday. (Courtesy of Sut Jhally)
University of Massachusetts professor Sut Jhally screened his film "The Occupation of the American Mind" at UCLA on Wednesday. (Courtesy of Sut Jhally)

The Herb Alpert School of Music at UCLA has narrowed down the candidates for its first dean to three finalists from University of Missouri-Kansas City, Columbia University and Boston University. (Daily Bruin file photo)
The Herb Alpert School of Music at UCLA has narrowed down the candidates for its first dean to three finalists from University of Missouri-Kansas City, Columbia University and Boston University. (Daily Bruin file photo)

School of Theater, Film and Television executive board member Donna Deitch directed the 1985 film "Desert Hearts," which will be screened in New York for its 30th anniversary. (Courtesy of Terri Jentz)
School of Theater, Film and Television executive board member Donna Deitch directed the 1985 film "Desert Hearts," which will be screened in New York for its 30th anniversary. (Courtesy of Terri Jentz)


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