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Vic Mensa Releases New ‘V Tape’ Project Today

Vic Mensa Releases New ‘V Tape’ Project Today

Chicago artist Vic Mensa has today released his new 7-track titled V Tape on Roc Nation Records featuring the likes of Snoh Aalegra, Eryn Allen Kayne, SAINt JHN, BJ The Chicago Kid and Peter CottonTale. The excellent 26-and-a-half-minute offering from Mensa is fully accompanied by a visualizer to every track plus the below film clip […]

Vic Mensa Charged with a Felony in California

Vic Mensa Hosted 12-Hour Sleep Out to Raise Money for the Homeless in Chicago

Vic Mensa was charged with felony possession of brass knuckles in California. TMZ reports Mensa was pulled over earlier this month for making an “unsafe turn” on his motorcycle in Glendale, California. He was frisked during the stop, which led to the finding of the brass knuckles in Mensa’s pockets. The report states brass knuckles […]

Vic Mensa Blames Hip-Hop for Juice WRLD’s Death

Vic Mensa Hosted 12-Hour Sleep Out to Raise Money for the Homeless in Chicago

By: Dylan Kemp It has almost been three weeks since Juice WRLD’s untimely death at Chicago’s Midway Airport. While the autopsy report has not been released yet, reports say that the rapper allegedly swallowed multiple Percocet pills while still in the plane and suffered a seizure moments later.  Fellow Chicago rapper, Vic Mensa, believes that […]

Vic Mensa Teams with Sofar Sounds for Secret Show in Chicago

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Vic Mensa surprised fans by at a sold-out concert showcasing his new punk-inspired group, 93PUNX, at Sofar Sounds Chicago this past Saturday. Fans signed up and purchased tickets for the show without knowledge of who would be taking the stage. Mensa and 93PUNX were also joined by Evan Konrad, who performed at Lollapalooza the same […]

Vic Mensa to Train 11,000 Young Street Medics


Vic Mensa wants to be known as an activist as well as an artist. He recently stirred the pot with the release of his politically charged visuals for “Camp America” which portrays the harsh conditions that immigrant children, women, and men are facing in ICE detention centers. The Chicago native is now refocusing his attention […]

Vic Mensa and Wolverine Release 1000 Mile Combat Collection


Michigan-based footwear and apparel company Wolverine has partnered with neighboring emcee Vic Mensa to co-create a custom 1000 Mile collection that takes over a classic style of combat boots. The collection is based on original 1000 Mile patterns and adds a twist with a sneaker infusion and an extra-thick sole. “With Wolverine, I was able […]

Vic Mensa Raises for Chicago Homeless During the Arctic Blast

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The Midwest is no stranger to freezing temperatures but this week, the Midwest approached all-time record values prompting them to be called life-threating temperatures. Wednesday has the potential to be one of the coldest days in Chicago history with a high temperature of 8 degrees. While some people have the luxury of staying warm during […]

Vic Mensa Shares His Convo With Jay-Z About World Renowned Artist BANKSY

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Chi-Town slang spitter Vic Mensa has managed to put himself in a no-lose situation, being under the wing of Roc Nation head honcho Jay-Z, but Mensa says that his conversations with his boss are now becoming cross-cultural. During an interview with Ebro Darden for Apple Music’s Beats 1 Radio show, Mensa had a chance to […]

Vic Mensa Defends His Freestyle Diss Towards XXXTentacion


The BET Hip Hop Awards is set to air next week on October 16th at 7pm, yet the timeline of events from the pre-recorded show are already all over social media. As previously reported, DJ Scheme took to Twitter to call Vic Mensa out in regards to an XXXTentacion diss he incorporated into his verse […]

Vic Mensa Disses XXXTentacion at 2018 BET Hip Hop Awards Cypher


Vic Mensa participated in the 2018 BET Hip Hop Awards cypher, and you might think he went too far about his comments in regards to XXXTentacion. As per DJ Scheme, Vic Mensa tackled the late rapper during the cypher. “Yo bro how u gone say ‘Your favorite rapper is an abuser’ and then follow it with […]