Childish Gambino – Feels Like Summer (Official Video)

The song was released by Wolf+Rothstein, Liberator Music and RCA Records as the first promotional single from Gambino’s upcoming fourth studio album. It was written and produced by Gambino and his longtime collaborator Ludwig Göransson. The song was made available for digital download and streaming along with “Summertime Magic” as a part of the extended play Summer Pack.

A music video for “Feels Like Summer” was released on September 2, 2018. It was directed by Glover, Ivan Dixon and Greg Sharp. In the animated video, Gambino walks calmly through a neighborhood watching all of his neighbors playing during the summer as well as stopping to have dream sequences. The neighbors are all famous rappers or modern black figures that consist of (in order and group):

Lil Pump and Trippie Redd running around the neighborhood
21 Savage and Metro Boomin relaxing in a car
Kodak Black sticking his head out of the window to turn away Pump and Redd
Migos playing basketball
Birdman grilling while Chance the Rapper watches Jaden Smith playing
Will Smith washing his car
Azealia Banks sitting in a tree above Smith
Nicki Minaj and Travis Scott playing with blocks
The Weeknd, Ty Dolla Sign and Frank Ocean playing tug of war against,
ASAP Rocky, Solange Knowles and Willow Smith
Soulja Boy speaking with Pump and Redd
Drake trying to catch up to Future while he is riding his bike

Kid Cudi standing with his head down
Kanye West being comforted by Michelle Obama
Beyoncé wearing a shirt paying tribute to Fredo Santana
Florida governor candidate Andrew Gillum with a pot of ice cream referencing XXXTentacion

Lil Uzi Vert and Zendaya (or possibly Kehlani) having their hair done by Oprah Winfrey and Tiffany Haddish
Lil Yachty and Charlamagne tha God eating popcicles
Gucci Mane lying on his back relaxing
Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, Sean Combs, Wiz Khalifa and Jay-Z dancing over Mane
Lonzo, LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball playing a video game while Young Thug sits behind them
2 Chainz taking a group shot of Meek Mill, Pusha T and Lil Wayne
Rae Sremmurd blasting water guns at the past three and J. Cole
Janelle Monáe and SZA (or possibly Tessa Thompson) skateboarding

Chris Brown crying
Outkast (Big Boi and André 3000)
Rihanna floating in the Lotus position.
Whitney Houston
Michael Jackson (circa the 1970s)


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