Archive | Chance The Rapper

How Superfly’s inaugural Lost Lake Festival put Phoenix on the map as the next big festival spot in the U.S.

1How Superfly's inaugural Lost Lake Festival put Phoenix on the map as the next big festival spot in the U.S.This fall, Superfly Presents, the masterminds behind North American festival giants Outside Lands and Bonnaroo set their scopes on a new, emerging entertainment market that they were banking on being the next big festival-hosting city in the […]

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Chance The Rapper delivers first look at his new pizza murder mystery film [WATCH]

Fans of Chance The Rapper have long awaited his first real entrance into acting, by way of a much-discussed pizza murder mystery now known as Slice. The project was directed by Austin Vesely, who had previously worked with Chance on the “Sunday Candy” music video. Now the Chicago emcee is serving up the first trailer for the upcoming […]

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MUST LISTEN: Brasstracks pay homage to their NYC jazz roots in new EP, ‘For Those Who Know Pt. 1’

Fresh off their shared Grammy win last year for Chance the Rapper‘s “No Problem,” Brasstracks are looking to show the world how they’ve evolved stylistically, presenting a more refined and mature sonic landscape.Now, the multi-talented purveyors of electro-soul have released a culmination of years-long tweaking and fine-tuning in the first of their two-part EP project, For Those Who Know. Featuring […]

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Watch Chance The Rapper debut beautiful new music on ‘The Late Show’ with Stephen Colbert

Stephen Colbert is a big Chance The Rapper fan, and rightfully so. The Chicago activist has joined the television host at the Emmy Awards in 2017, performed a triumphant “Show Me Love” with Skrillex and Hundred Waters, as well as the debut of his Coloring Book hit single “Angels” on The Late Show. For his latest appearance on the […]

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This Is Chance The Rapper’s Customized Pair Of The OFF-WHITE x Air Jordan 1

The latest celebrity to get seeded the OFF-WHITE x Air Jordan 1 is none other than Chance The Rapper. Virgil Abloh sent Chance his very own customized pair which can be seen above. The deconstructed Air Jordan 1 gets a unique custom feel by way of the handwritten ‘Lil Chano from 79th’ reference noted on the midsole of […]

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Chance the Rapper & The Social Experiment – Gimmie A Call (feat. Taylor Bennett) [Original Mix]

From singing songs about his daughter to providing support to his hometown of Chicago, Chance the Rapper is an artist who quite obviously values the relationships in his life. Keeping it in the family this time, Chance has enlisted his brother, Taylor Bennett, and longtime friends and collaborators The Social Experiment for his latest offering.In a […]

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Chance the Rapper is the youngest entry on Fortune’s 40 Under 40 list

From working with various initiatives to support the growth of education and music programs, to playing a pivotal role in saving Soundcloud from it’s demise, Chance the Rapper has captured the hearts of many and easily taken the unofficial title as Chicago’s sweetheart.All accomplished by the age of 24, the Chi-town native has maintained a high-profile and respectfully […]

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Louis The Child release Chance The Rapper remix and fall tour dates

Growing from Chicago-native bedroom producers to worldwide sensations, Freddy Kennett and Robby Hauldren have taken 2017 by storm. From traveling nationwide on their fall tour to releasing their debut EP, Love Is Alive, the duo, better known as Louis The Child, have worked tirelessly to not only make their mark in the dance music industry but keep a […]

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Watch Barack Obama make a special appearance at Chance The Rapper’s free show in Chicago

Chance The Rapper held a free concert in Chicago last night, August 12, and during the show the hip-hop sweetheart was congratulated by another notable Chicago icon and Chance fan.After serving as the Grand Marshal for Chicago’s annual Bud Billiken parade— the largest and oldest celebratory African American parade in the U.S—former U.S. President Barack Obama […]

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Hip-hop’s ultimate sweetie Chance the Rapper is hosting a free surprise concert in Chicago today

Chance the Rapper is officially music’s gift that keeps on giving.His compassion for his hometown of Chicago is genuinely heart-warming. After announcing that he’ll be hosting a free concert, today August 12, deemed #BBBash, Chance then proceeded to share in an on-camera interview with ABC 7 Chicago he would be handing out free tickets beforehand.FREE […]

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Benzi shares ninth summer installment of ‘Get Right Radio’

Among the east and west coast DJ circles, trading Benzi edits is almost like a right of passage. He gives his fans transparent access to an endless trove of personalized reworks and hand-crafted remixes, and throughout the year gifts fans with updates to his famous Girl Trapz mix series. Though, once a year since 2008, in the thick of […]

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Chance The Rapper Hypes Even “More Songs” With Childish Gambino

Chance The Rapper continues to be everywhere, gracing one of the summer’s biggest jams – DJ Khaled’s “I’m The One,” and just last week “saving” SoundCloud and dropping a Young Thug collaboration on the platform. But that’s all child’s play. Chance went live for a few minutes this week and gave fans the scoop on […]

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Chance the Rapper & Young Thug Share New Track, “Big B’s”

Chance the Rapper just gave Soundcloud a new lease on life and in-support of the new business venture, the Chicago recording artist drops a new collaborative track with Young Thug, titled, “Big B’s”. Reuniting after their work on the Coloring Book cut, “Mixtapes”. Thugger and Chano give fans a treat on the track filled with […]

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Chance The Rapper Has Apparently “Saved” Soundcloud So It’s “Here To Stay”

Is Chance The Rapper about to save SoundCloud from a seemingly inevitable demise? After laying off 400 employees and closing their San Francisco and London offices, the future seemed dim for Soundcloud and all the artists and fans that have thrived off the platform past and present. Sure, it may not be the same game-changing […]

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Chance The Rapper hosted a Tiny Desk Concert and damn it was beautiful

At the moment, Chance The Rapper may arguably be the single most important musician in hip-hop — if not American pop music altogether. He’s used his platform as an independent artist to not only change the landscape of how artists market and release their music, but he’s also grown into one of the country’s brightest forward-thinkers, […]

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Watch Chance the Rapper Perform the Best Tiny Desk Concert Ever

NPR’s popular Tiny Desk Concert series has featured several amazing acapella performances from the likes of T-Pain, Run the Jewels, and Anderson .Paak. NPR receives the instantly fan-favorite best performance from today’s guest, the Grammy award-winning, Chance the Rapper. During a recent visit to NPR, Chance and his band The Social Experiment lit up the […]

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Watch Towkio’s Tricked Out New Video, “Drift”

Chance the Rapper and Vic Mensa co-signed Chicago recording artist Towkio is making a lot of noise right now. Today, we get the release of his new full-throttled video, “Drift”. Paying homage to the car culture, The music video features the Save Money member riding around scenic Mexico City with professional drifters. It all showcases […]

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DJ Khaled taps Calvin Harris, Travis Scott and Jeremih for new track

DJ Khaled’s new album, Grateful, is completely star-studded. Khaled brings big names like Calvin Harris, Rihanna, Beyoncé and Chance the Rapper into his new album, guaranteeing it’s a sure summer hit.“Don’t Quit” with electronic music’s top-earner Calvin Harris also features contributions from Travis Scott and Jeremih. The feel-good summer jam steps back from Khaled’s usual intense rap and hip-hop vibes and takes […]

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DJ Khaled taps Calvin Harris, Travis Scott and Jeremih for new track

DJ Khaled’s new album, Grateful, is completely star-studded. Khaled brings big names like Calvin Harris, Rihanna, Beyoncé and Chance the Rapper into his new album, guaranteeing it’s a sure summer hit.“Don’t Quit” with electronic music’s top-earner Calvin Harris also features contributions from Travis Scott and Jeremih. The feel-good summer jam steps back from Khaled’s usual intense rap and hip-hop vibes and takes […]

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