Donald Glover, who also goes by his musical alter ego Childish Gambino is reportedly being sued by Glassnote Entertainment Group.
According to TMZ, Glassnote has filed a lawsuit againstm the Atlanta mastermind for failing to pay them streaming royalties. Glover has reportedly collected over $700,000 in royalties but hasn’t given any of that money to Glassnote.
Glassnote and Glover have partnered on several mixtapes and three albums together, including his commercial breakthrough Awaken! My love.
The label claims to have already paid Glover $8 million and expects to pay him another $2 million in royalties over the next three months. It’s also saying Glover demanded another $1.5 million to resolve any streaming royalty disputes.
Glover signed with RCA records in January 2018. In a statement, Glover called the move “a necessary change of pace.”