Archive | Chance The Rapper

Chance The Rapper confirms Kanye West-produced album and joint Childish Gambino project underway

Chance The Rapper fans will be kissing the sky after the “Good Ass Job” rhymer’s revealing interview with Peter Rosenberg via Complex‘s ‘Open Late.’ Chance discussed a number of topics across the interview, though the conversation largely centered around music, and Chance didn’t spare any details in dishing on his upcoming plans. Chance doubled down on […]

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Is Kanye West producing a seven-track album for Chance The Rapper?

Tonight (June 28), Chance The Rapper is sitting down with Peter Rosenberg on the season finale of Complex‘s ‘Open Late.’ In the feature’s teaser trailer, released ahead of the interview, the first question Rosenberg asked Chance is, “do you have any timeline for the seven song Kanye album?” Since then, social media has all but […]

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Chance The Rapper to headline Special Olympics’ 50th anniversary event

When Chance The Rapper isn’t busy cleaning up at the Grammys or making surprise appearances at Coachella, the Chicago-bred rapper makes time for good causes. Currently slated to headline an upcoming concert in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Special Olympics, Chance will appear alongside Usher, Jason Mraz, Francis and the Lights, Smokey Robinson, Daya, […]

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Phoenix’s second annual Lost Lake Festival reportedly cancelled

Emerging crossover festival brand Lost Lake has reportedly been cancelled ahead of the event’s second annual installment. The multi-day festival, still in its infancy, came by way of powerhouse event promoter Superfly — the organizing body behind massively successful event properties like Outside Lands and Bonnaroo. Dancing Astronaut has reached out to Lost Lake representatives for comment, […]

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Flying Lotus 3D show added last minute to FORM Arcosanti lineup, festival drops new compilation ahead of fifth installment

As FORM Arcosanti nears its fifth annual installment, the festival is gearing up to host its largest edition yet with Skrillex, Charli XCX, Fleet Foxes, Hundred Waters and more heading to the Arizona desert over Mother’s Day weekend. Unfortunately, just ahead of the event, Chance The Rapper has been forced to cancel his FORM debut, […]

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Eminem brings out 50 Cent, ODESZA has their crowning moment & more: Everything that happened at Coachella Day 3

The 19th annual edition of Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival is officially in the books. After Beyoncé handed over her empowering main stage performance on Saturday night, fans probably wondered if the final day of Coachella could ever be as iconic. Fortunately for all, Coachella is a festival that always seems to top itself. Marquee acts […]

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FORM Arcosanti delivers impeccably curated lineup including Chance The Rapper, Skrillex, Charli XCX and more for fifth annual installment

It has been half a decade since Hundred Waters began bringing their creative friends to Arizona’s high desert, micro-city, Arocosanti. Now, the OWSLA-championed trio have curated their finest lineup yet ahead of the fifth installment of FORM Arcosanti. The model-challenging festival alternative is gearing up for its biggest edition in yet, with a bill topped by newcomers […]

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Skrillex and Chance The Rapper’s managers just linked up to conquer the world of wine

Behind every great artist stands a great manager. Pat Corcoran and Tim Smith are the driving forces behind two of today’s biggest stars, representing Chance The Rapper and Skrillex respectively. The pair, affectionately known as Pat the Manager and RoadHog, have already cemented themselves as music indsutry power players, and now the two managers are […]

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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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