By Scott T. Sterling
Community actor Donald Glover turned rapper Childish Gambino and 2013 breakout hip-hop artist Chance the Rapper have teamed up for a new music video, “The Worst Guys.” The track is taken from Childish Gambino’s ambitious new album, because the internet.
The video features the pair cavorting with friends at an all-day beach party, doing a bit of surfing and making the most of a medical marijuana prescription, as the party-goers are seen sharing joints during the clip.
Hardcore Gambino fans that have accessed the script Glover penned to accompany because the internet will notice that the new video falls right in line with the scene in the screenplay that’s meant to go along with the song.
The new video was originally released back in December, but as Stereogum pointed out at the time, was protected and only accessible via a password found in the aforementioned screenplay. The site also pointed out that despite Chance the Rapper’s breakout status, he relegated to singing the hook and adding a guitar solo to the song instead of the traditional rap verse usually found on such collaborations.
Childish Gambino recently announced “The Deep Web Tour” in support of because the internet, launching a special fan ticket pre-sale with a fake porn-chat site featuring adult film star Abella Anderson, who previously starred in the lyric video for because the internet track, “3005.”
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