Best "Because the Internet" Songs

Wunked
Because the internet is a album by Childish Gambino

The Top Ten

1 IV. Sweatpants - Childish Gambino

This can sit alongside Kanye West ’s “Can’t Tell Me Nothing,” Drake’s “Trophies,” or Kendrick Lamar ’s “Backseat Freestyle” as an ultimate pump-up rap (“Don’t be mad ‘cause I’m doing' me better than you doing' you”) with all the bells and whistles. - Wunked

2 III. Telegraph Ave. (Oakland by Lloyd)

In this track, Gambino reflects on going out of his way to reconcile with an old flame with a totally different lifestyle. - Wunked

3 V. 3005

Because the Internet’s lead single houses some of Gambino’s existential thoughts with a catchy hook and beat.
A video was released, featuring Gambino at an amusement park with a giant teddy bear. The track went Gold in the US, and peaked at number 64 on the US Billboard charts. - Wunked

4 I. the Worst Guys

It's almost an entire summery emotional state unto itself. This is the 3rd collaboration between Chance and Donald. Chance does not have a verse but performs the hook with CG. - Wunked

5 I. Crawl

It's a real magic trick to have your album's first set of bars be uniformly groan-worthy ("Still put it down like the family dog"; "Explain it all/ Ferguson") yet have them set up a monster Kickstarter on a classic LP ( Because the Internet, in this case). Glover slam-dunked it by going outside his usual circle to collaborate with veteran producer duo Christian Rich on a busy, bashing beat with tweaked-out vocal samples and a graceful orchestral bit. - Wunked

6 I. The Party

This song is produced by Gambino himself. This instrumental was leaked August 15th, 2013, on his short film: “Clapping for the Wrong Reasons” - Wunked

7 II. No Exit

A dark track off of Because The Internet where Gambino’s character, The Boy, seems to be trapped inside his own distorted view of reality. Features killer vocals on the hook from Miguel. - Wunked

8 III. Life: The Biggest Troll [Andrew Auernheimer]

The final track on Childish Gambino’s 2013 album Because the Internet. In the corresponding screenplay, this song corresponds to the credits.
This song shows how The Boy reflects Childish Gambino. - Wunked

9 I. Pink Toes

Gambino teams up yet again with very close friend Jhene Aiko for an upbeat, Camp-esque track. - Wunked

10 II. Shadows

The song is produced by Ludwig Göransson, Childish Gambino and Thundercat. Thundercat’s backing vocals can be heard throughout the track. - Wunked

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