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In the middle of his appearance as host and musical guest on "Saturday Night Live", Donald Glover (aka Childish Gambino) dropped a video for a new song that veers between comedy, commentary and surrealism called "This Is America". But it was the video he released for the latter after his "SNL" performance that created a major buzz on social media. It has been viewed more than 36 million times on YouTube.

A smiling, shirtless Gambino - Glover's Grammy-winning alter-ego - dances throughout most of the video, sometimes with backup dancers dressed in clean-cut school uniforms, but that jaunty image is juxtaposed with shocking scenes of him shooting a hooded black man in the head and gunning down a black choir.

The video follows, in what looks like a long single-take, Glover dancing manically through a warehouse - an entirely white warehouse, it should be noted. Glover set out to take a powerful stance on America's current issue of gun violence, and definitely hit the mark in this video with lyrics like "This is America, guns in my area" accompanying the shocking visuals.

Donald Glover, better known as Childish Gambino, is becoming one of the world's biggest entertainment stars.

The choreography shifts from gun violence, to suicide, to viral videos. This is America really is contemporary America - it is Glover's America, the average African-American's America, and now, it is also Donald Trump's America.

"You have some people who may have a strong reaction to this video, but they don't have a strong reaction to a 12-year-old child being killed by police in a Cleveland park".

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