Childish Gambino releases 'Guava Island,' staring himself and Rihanna

 Childish Gambino and Rihanna‘s new film, Guava Island, has arrived Amazon Prime. During Coachella, the flick premiered at a Guava Island-themed set and performed throughout all three levels. It additionally performed on Coachella’s YouTube live stream Saturday night time.

The movie is directed by Hiro Murai, who directed the Grammy Award-winning “This Is America” music video together with quite a few episodes of Atlanta, additional constructing anticipation for the star-studded love affair. Rihanna performs a personality named Kofi who falls in love with a singer, Deni, portrayed by Donald Glover (Chilidsh Gambino) himself. Deni begins to realize fame, coping with the enterprise woes and politics of throwing a competition. During the movie, Glover’s character even carry out’s Childish Gambino’s “This is America” and “Feels Like Summer.” He additionally sings a brand new track known as “Red’s Cargo.”

Billed as “A Childish Gambino Film,” the movie’s distribution methodology and launch teasers by Amazon Prime are actually derived from the artistic thoughts of the renaissance artist.

H/t: Pitchfork