I'm so Sam Cooke, I need Cupid too
I play Sam Cooke and I think of you

from Childish Gambino – Almost There Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Sam Cooke is considered one of the founders of modern RnB/Soul music and one of his biggest hits is called Cupid. In the song, Sam Cooke basically sings about the same things CG is rapping about in this song, so when he plays Sam Cooke music he thinks of the girl who left him.

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