Childish Gambino - Redbone

Moderators: urbanmusik, stevyy, Benjamin

 

Postby intosoul » Sat Dec 17, 2016 5:26 pm

"Redbone" is a single by American recording artist Childish Gambino. It was released on November 17, 2016 and serves as the second single from his third studio album "Awaken, My Love!"

User avatar
intosoul
Superstar
 
Posts: 6126
Joined: Sat Sep 27, 2014
Location: Yoncé Land

Postby Hype » Sun Dec 18, 2016 5:31 pm

This song is amazing. I just love him.
CALL ME CALICE, CALL ME COLD. YOU'RE ITALIC, I'M IN BOLD.
User avatar
Hype
Legend
 
Posts: 12485
Joined: Wed May 08, 2002
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland

Postby urbanmusik » Sun Dec 18, 2016 11:24 pm

This reminds me so much of I'd Rather Be with You by Bootsy Collins. I can't stop playing it, its such a strong track.

Didn't expect the live performance to be so good, his band have so much funk.
User avatar
urbanmusik
The College Dropout
 
Posts: 20687
Joined: Fri Sep 15, 2006
Location: Belfast

Postby ThaInfo1 » Mon Dec 19, 2016 12:36 am

urbanmusik wrote:This reminds me so much of I'd Rather Be with You by Bootsy Collins. I can't stop playing it, its such a strong track.

Didn't expect the live performance to be so good, his band have so much funk.
Yaaaassss sis you better know your music!

But yes I love this, and the album is so dope.
'SCAPE
User avatar
ThaInfo1
Legend
 
Posts: 21680
Joined: Sun Nov 26, 2006
Location: Wherever your fine daddy is at.

Postby DnBLover » Mon Dec 19, 2016 1:54 am

This guy sings? :o :o
This is a great tune
I am the maniac, I am the ghoul
I'm in the shadows in the corners of my room
User avatar
DnBLover
Legend
 
Posts: 13662
Joined: Mon Dec 21, 2009
Location: PT

Postby ThaInfo1 » Mon Dec 19, 2016 3:47 am

DnBLover wrote:This guy sings? :o :o
This is a great tune
Yes. And he has a great voice. Even better than most R&B male singers
'SCAPE
User avatar
ThaInfo1
Legend
 
Posts: 21680
Joined: Sun Nov 26, 2006
Location: Wherever your fine daddy is at.

Postby JSparksFan » Sat Jul 08, 2017 2:41 am

I just heard this for the first time today, and I'm like :o :o 8-) #StayWoke
My Tribute to Janet Jackson: [#1 Revealed!]

I lost myself to music at a very early age, and I remained there.
User avatar
JSparksFan
Legend
 
Posts: 47283
Joined: Fri Jul 24, 2009
Location: Bahamas

Postby TIfan » Sat Jul 08, 2017 3:15 am

This one should slay the Grammys.
User avatar
TIfan
Legend
 
Posts: 11527
Joined: Sun Jan 27, 2008

Postby JSparksFan » Mon Jul 10, 2017 3:37 am

TIfan wrote:This one should slay the Grammys.
It definitely has that Grammy-friendly sound.
My Tribute to Janet Jackson: [#1 Revealed!]

I lost myself to music at a very early age, and I remained there.
User avatar
JSparksFan
Legend
 
Posts: 47283
Joined: Fri Jul 24, 2009
Location: Bahamas

Postby JSparksFan » Tue Jul 11, 2017 2:21 am

I wanted to see if he could pull this song off live, and found this performance. First off, slay a bit with the body and Lenny Kravitz-styled pants. But DEM vocals tho! :cry:

The band did a great job, too.

My Tribute to Janet Jackson: [#1 Revealed!]

I lost myself to music at a very early age, and I remained there.
User avatar
JSparksFan
Legend
 
Posts: 47283
Joined: Fri Jul 24, 2009
Location: Bahamas

Postby Ruthymon » Tue Jul 11, 2017 9:24 pm

Stay Woke!!
User avatar
Ruthymon
Superstar
 
Posts: 7806
Joined: Tue Feb 22, 2005
Location: #thisisamerica

Postby Mugen » Mon Jul 17, 2017 3:04 am

Congrats on this song going double platinum. :D
Mugen
Personal Assistant
 
Posts: 717
Joined: Mon May 28, 2007
Location: USA

Postby Thriller » Mon Jul 17, 2017 5:18 pm

Easily one of the best soul records of the decade. Good to see this is still getting noticed after all these months.
User avatar
Thriller
Moderator
 
Posts: 71158
Joined: Fri Dec 12, 2003
Location: UK

Postby Loveguru » Tue Jul 18, 2017 5:50 am

JSparksFan wrote:
TIfan wrote:This one should slay the Grammys.
It definitely has that Grammy-friendly sound.
He basically has SOTY and ROTY on lock for now. I don't think there is a bigger critically acclaimed track atm. ( Humble might be too rough)
Forever Young
User avatar
Loveguru
Legend
 
Posts: 17159
Joined: Thu Mar 26, 2009

Postby JSparksFan » Tue Nov 28, 2017 5:26 pm

Loveguru wrote:He basically has SOTY and ROTY on lock for now. I don't think there is a bigger critically acclaimed track atm. ( Humble might be too rough)
Let's see what happens. As it stands, I think this is the favourite for ROTY, though I'm a bit disappointed it wasn't also nominated for SOTY. How the voters thought "Despacito" and "That's What I Like" were lyrically superior is beyond me.
My Tribute to Janet Jackson: [#1 Revealed!]

I lost myself to music at a very early age, and I remained there.
User avatar
JSparksFan
Legend
 
Posts: 47283
Joined: Fri Jul 24, 2009
Location: Bahamas

Postby TIfan » Tue Nov 28, 2017 6:42 pm

No idea
User avatar
TIfan
Legend
 
Posts: 11527
Joined: Sun Jan 27, 2008

Postby Goldmoney » Wed Dec 06, 2017 7:11 am

This is perfect
User avatar
Goldmoney
Legend
 
Posts: 19038
Joined: Sat Aug 01, 2009
Location: Ratchet Street

Postby heppolo » Wed Dec 06, 2017 7:42 am


my favourite version obviously
Waffles are checked cookies
User avatar
heppolo
Legend
 
Posts: 19793
Joined: Sun May 17, 2009
Location: interchangeable

Postby Thriller » Wed Feb 21, 2018 10:10 pm

#7 on iTunes after a 5 second clip on the BRITS?!
User avatar
Thriller
Moderator
 
Posts: 71158
Joined: Fri Dec 12, 2003
Location: UK

Postby heppolo » Wed Feb 21, 2018 10:19 pm

Thriller wrote:#7 on iTunes after a 5 second clip on the BRITS?!
meme power :lol:
Waffles are checked cookies
User avatar
heppolo
Legend
 
Posts: 19793
Joined: Sun May 17, 2009
Location: interchangeable

Postby Nippian93 » Mon Mar 05, 2018 11:12 pm

Childish Gambino Announces U.S. Arena Tour With Rae Sremmurd

There is no better thread to post it in on UKMix.
❤Whitney Houston
User avatar
Nippian93
Legend
 
Posts: 37843
Joined: Mon Jan 11, 2016

Postby TIfan » Tue Mar 06, 2018 5:28 am

Such a classic record, but credit needs to be given to Seals & Croft. Their song "Summer Breeze" paved the way for Redbone.
User avatar
TIfan
Legend
 
Posts: 11527
Joined: Sun Jan 27, 2008

Return to R&B & Urban