The Year of Gambino rolls on as Donald Glover’s prolific alter ego drops your Summer ’18 soundtrack in the form of a two track set titled Summer Pack. But with a dual threat of smooth and groove, it’s the projects A-side garnering attention today.
“Summertime Magic,” co-produced alongside Ludwig Goransson, is a dancehall breezer this sunny season didn’t know it was missing. Slight steel drums and velvety synths evoke an island charm unparalleled in today’s pop waters. And what the cut may lack in lyrical profundity it more than makes up for in rhythmic merit.
Stream the new sway below and grab a copy for yourself: