19 Songs, 3 Minutes

EDITORS’ NOTES

If debut Camp presented comedian Donald Glover as a serious hip-hop talent, this follow-up establishes him as one of rap’s brightest minds. Overseen by Glover and wrong-footing you with multiple left-turns, the inventive production conjures neon-bright synth-soul (“V. 3005”), volatile trap (“Ii. Worldstar”), and psychedelic R&B (“III. telegraph ave.”). Constantly zig-zagging in mood as he considers life in the digital era, Glover can be tricky to keep up with–but the chase is regularly thrilling.

EDITORS’ NOTES

If debut Camp presented comedian Donald Glover as a serious hip-hop talent, this follow-up establishes him as one of rap’s brightest minds. Overseen by Glover and wrong-footing you with multiple left-turns, the inventive production conjures neon-bright synth-soul (“V. 3005”), volatile trap (“Ii. Worldstar”), and psychedelic R&B (“III. telegraph ave.”). Constantly zig-zagging in mood as he considers life in the digital era, Glover can be tricky to keep up with–but the chase is regularly thrilling.

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