Over the last few weeks, we’ve seen Childish Gambino show off a varied skill set, whipping out a stoner flick, an elaborate 72-page screenplay, and, of course, his World Wide Web-inspired hip-hop album, Because The Internet. Now, he’s back to unveil yet another talent: his voice.
During a recent stop at BBC Radio 1Xtra’s Live Lounge, he offered up an intimate and suave cover of PM Dawn’s 1992 R&B hit, “I’d Die Without You”. The no-frills yet classy performance reveals that Gambino has the vocal chops to quite possibly launch a new career if he so desired. Check it out below.
Here’s PM Dawn’s original for full comparison: