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Chance The Rapper to Donate $1 Million to Chicago Mental Health Services

Chance The Rapper to Donate $1 Million to Chicago Mental Health Services

Chance The Rapper is loved for his music, but he’s also known for his philanthropic work in his local community. The 25-year-old Chicagoan spoke at the second annual summit for his SocialWorks non-profit and announced that he will be donating $1 million to the city’s mental health services. Six different mental wellness providers will be receiving $100,000 […]

Kanye West is Moving Back to Chicago But Kim Kardashian is Staying in Calabasas

During Chance The Rapper’s “Open Mike” event in Chicago, Kanye West surprised the high school students with a shocking announcement. He stated, “I’m moving back to Chicago and I’m never leaving again.” @chancetherapper just brought out @kanyewest at @OpenMikeChicago and he announced he’s moving back to Chicago FOR GOOD ??? pic.twitter.com/1H5Rt1ACLH — JAMESTYLERS (@JamesTylers) September […]

Chance The Rapper Teaming Up With Lyft to Raise Money for Chicago Public Schools

Chance The Rapper took to Twitter earlier this week to announce his most recent initiative. He is teaming up with Lyft in partnership with his non-profit organization, Social Works, to help bring money to Chicago Public Schools. Chance stated: We’re teaming up with @lyft to encourage everyone to Round UP & Donate to support @ChiPubSchools […]

New Film Starring Chance The Rapper, ‘Slice’, is Now Available Online

New Film Starring Chance The Rapper, 'Slice', is Now Available Online

A24’s, Slice, the new werewolf film featuring Chance the Rapper, Zazie Beetz, Paul Scheer, Rae Gray, Hannibal Buress, and Joe Keery, is currently available for your viewing pleasure. You can buy or rent the flick on iTunes and Google Play. COMING IN HOT: #SLICE DROPS ON @iTUNES & ALL DIGITAL PLATFORMS TONIGHT. GET IT AT […]

Kanye West Returns to Chicago to Work on Joint Album With Chance The Rapper

Kanye West Returns to Chicago to Work on Joint Album With Chance The Rapper

Back in July, Chance The Rapper shared that Kanye West would return to Chicago to produce his forthcoming album. Yeezy finally went back to the Chi and even stopped by The WGCI Morning Show on Wednesday  (Aug. 29). The 41-year-old posted a clip chopping up a classic Jackson 5 sample in celebration of what would […]

Chance the Rapper Set to Star in New Film ‘Slice’

Chance the Rapper Set to Star in New Film 'Slice'

Chance the Rapper is now Chance the Movie Star. A new film starring Chano, titled Slice, has a new trailer and is the story of “a ghost, a werewolf, and a pretty shitty pizza place.” The trailer shows the murder of a pizza delivery guy with Chance appearing to be the one who committed the […]

Chance The Rapper to Headline Upcoming ‘Rap Caviar Live’ Show

Chance The Rapper to Headline Upcoming 'Rap Caviar Live' Show

Rap Caviar Live is returning for its first show of the Fall season and announced Chance The Rapper as the official headliner for the show set for September 29th at the Ford Amphitheater at the Coney Island Boardwalk in Brooklyn, New York. In addition to Chance The Rapper, Sheck Wes, Tierra Whack, DJ SpinKing, and […]

15 Groundbreaking Debut Rap Albums Since Hip-Hop Was Born

Words by Keenan Higgins & Jasmine Johnson   Today marks 45 years since the birth of Hip-Hop! In the decades since it all began on Sedgwick Avenue in the Bronx, the genre has went on to become the most powerful (and most lucrative!) in all of music. Of course, that feat is heavily due to the […]

Chance The Rapper Tweets His Favorite Songs From ‘Watch The Throne’

What began as a five-song EP, turned into a collaborative masterpiece. On August 8, 2011, rap legends, Jay-Z and his protege, Kanye West, released Watch the Throne. The album would add four Grammy Awards to their already decorated collection. The album would also spark a legendary tour that saw two figures on Hip-Hop’s Mount Rushmore […]

DJ Khaled’s ‘No Brainer’ Debuts at No. 5 on Billboard Hot 100

DJ Khaled's 'No Brainer' Debuts at No. 5 on Billboard Hot 100

When DJ Khaled reassembled the similar group behind his 2017 No. 1 hit “I’m the One,” minus Lil Wayne, it appeared as though he promised himself another hit. While the new melody “No Brainer” didn’t appear atop the Billboard Hot 100 like “I’m the One” did, it has landed on the outline at the noteworthy […]

Chance the Rapper Releases New Music & Announces ‘Chicagoist’ Purchase

Chance the Rapper Releases New Music & Announces 'Chicagoist' Purchase

Chance the Rapper said we wouldn’t get a new album from him this year but that didn’t mean that new music wasn’t being delivered ahead of his Special Olympics performance. The Chicago Hip-Hop heavyweight hit his Twitter late Wednesday evening to release a four pack to his fans. Chance released “Work Out,” “65th & Ingleside,” […]

Chance The Rapper Earns Two Emmy Nominations for ‘SNL’ Appearance

Chance The Rapper Earns Two Emmy Nominations for 'SNL' Appearance

Chance The Rapper is making history along with his Grammy-winning reputation, he can add Emmy winning to that list. Last week, he earned his second Emmy nomination for his Saturday Night Live song, “Come Back Barack.” It was recognized for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics at the 2018 Emmy’s. The song was originally written by […]

Chance the Rapper’s New Album Will Not Arrive This Week

Following an interview with his hometown newspaper, the Chicago Tribune, many fans believed that Chance the Rapper would be releasing music ahead of his Special Olympics celebration performance this week. While there is new work from Chano on the way, it won’t be this week. Taking to Twitter, the newly engaged Chicago emcee revealed the […]

Chance The Rapper Could Release New Music This Week

Chance The Rapper Could Release New Music This Week

Chance The Rapper earned his place in Hip-Hop following the release of Coloring Book two years ago. While he has been relatively quiet since then he says “The musical drought may be ending.” While speaking to the Chicago Tribune, Chance let fans know the follow up to Coloring Book may drop this week. Meanwhile, he and his Social […]

Young Thug Teases Collaboration with Chance The Rapper

Young Thug Links Up With London on da Track for "Ooou"

Young Thug announced his anticipated Slime Language project earlier this month. According to the tweet from Thugger, it was slated to be released Sunday, July 15. Welp, the day passed and there was no word about the project from the Atlanta rapper. Despite living up to the deadline he originally set, a preview of a […]