Childish Gambino Albums See Sales Jump Thanks To 'This Is America' Music Video

Yohance Kyles (@HUEYmixwitRILEY)

The musician also known as Donald Glover is having a great week.

(AllHipHop News) Childish Gambino has been releasing music for nearly a decade, but some people are just now discovering the musical talents of Donald Glover. His SNL performances and super-viral "This Is America" music video introduced the Atlanta native to an even larger audience.

While his new music earned Gambino headlines this week, some listeners are either revisiting or discovering his previously released albums. 2013's Because the Internet and 2016’s “Awaken, My Love!" are expected to return to the next Billboard 200 chart.

Awaken, which hosts the Grammy-winning "Redbone" single, is expected to jump to about 5,000-7,000 equivalent album units. Internet is looking to rise to 4,000-6,000 units.

The "This Is America" video has collected over 48 million views on YouTube in three days. Gambino's thought-provoking visuals sparked conversations about institutionalized racism, gun violence, and other social topics.