Childish Gambino Covers “Stay High”

Childish Gambino covers Stay High" by Brittany Howard. The track is off Jaime Reimagined, which features fresh takes and remixes
Childish Gambino covers Stay High" by Brittany Howard

Childish Gambino has released a cover of Brittany Howard’s “Stay High.” His stylish vocals, accompanied by strings and electronic elements, give a unique vibe of the song. Blue Note recording artist James Francies, who has worked with Lauryn Hill and Chance The Rapper, produced Howard’s original version of “Stay High” won a GRAMMY for Best Rock Song.

“Stay High” Childish Gambino Version is from Jaime Reimagined, which features fresh takes and remixes of the 11 songs found on Howard’s 2019 solo debut album, Jamie. The full-length will be released by ATO Records in digital on July 23, with the vinyl edition to follow on September 24.

Howard will headline the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles on September 18. She will also perform at numerous festivals, including Lollapalooza, Bonnaroo, Outside Lands, Jazzfest and Life Is Beautiful, and tour with My Morning Jacket.

Various Artists
Jaime Reimagined
Track Listing
ATO Records

1. “13th Century Metal” Michael Kiwanuka Version
2. “Goat Head” EARTHGANG Version
3. “Stay High” Childish Gambino Version
4. “Presence” Little Dragon Remix
5. “Short and Sweet” Bon Iver Remix
6. “Tomorrow” BadBadNotGood Remix
7 .“Baby” Gitty Remix featuring Syd
8. “History Repeats” Georgia Anne Muldrow Geemix
9. “Georgia” J Most Remix featuring Emily King
10. “Stay High again..” Fred again.. & Joy Anonymous Version
11. “He Loves Me” 9th Wonder Remix featuring Common
12. “History Repeats” Jungle Remix
13. “Run To Me” Laura Mvula Version

Brittany Howard
Tour Dates

7/31 | Chicago, IL | Thalia Hall (Official Lollapalooza Aftershow)
8/1 | Chicago, IL | Lollapalooza
9/2 | Birmingham, AL | Alabama Theater
9/3 | Alpharetta, GA | Ameris Bank Amphitheatre *
9/5 | Manchester, TN | Bonnaroo
9/7 | Columbia, MD | Merriweather Post Pavilion *
9/8 | Philadelphia, PA | TD Pavilion at the Mann *
9/10 | Queens, NY | Forest Hills Stadium *
9/11 | Queens, NY | Forest Hills Stadium *
9/17 | Las Vegas, NV | Life Is Beautiful
9/18 | Los Angeles, CA | Hollywood Bowl
10/17 | New Orleans, LA | Jazzfest
10/31 | San Francisco, CA | Outside Lands

3/2-5 | Riviera Cancun, Mexico | One Big Holiday
6/10 | Barcelona, Spain | Primavera Sound Barcelona

Brittany Howard – Upcoming Tour Dates
* with My Morning Jacket

Fans who pre-order the digital edition will instantly receive “Stay High” Childish Gambino Version plus reimagined tracks by Bon Iver, EARTHGANG, Michael Kiwanuka, Fred again.. & Joy Anonymous, Little Dragon and BadBadNotGood. Additional artists who contributed to the album include Common, 9th Wonder, Syd, Emily King, Laura Mvula, Georgia Anne Muldrow and Jungle.


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