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Best of the B Sides: “Heartbeat”

Source: Rock On Philly

I know, I know that this isn’t technically a b-side, but hear me out. Childish Gambino (Donald Glover) is a vastly under-appreciated hip hop artist and his debut album Camp (2011) also went kind of overlooked. His sophomore album Because the Internet (2013) gained a larger popular response than Camp did. Sure, Camp did well with the critics but the paranoia Glover raps about on Camp — that he wouldn’t be taken seriously as a recording artist because he was initially known as an actor — is an actual problem he faced, not just a vague fear. It ...

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