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ICYMI: Chance The Rapper Debuts “First World Problems” with Daniel Caesar on Colbert

The dream duo we never knew we needed manifested on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.” Chance The Rapper debuted a new song featuring the sonically magnetic Daniel Caesar titled “First World Problems.” The song was initially untitled but Chance took to Twitter to change that. The father, rapper and hometown hero’s powerful lyrics sail Caesar’s…

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Pitchfork Announces Artist Talks with Solange, Vince Staples and Chance The Rapper

Pitchfork has announced the next installment of their “In Sight Out” artist talk series will take place at Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art. This go round, the series that “covers new perspectives in music, art, and culture” will feature in-depth conversation with Chance The Rapper, Vince Staples and Saint Heron’s fearless leader Solange. Solange’s “In…

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Jamila Woods & Chance The Rapper Unveil “LSD” Visual

The altruistic and artistic Jamila Woods has shared an affecting new visual for the Chance The Rapper-assisted “LSD.” A Chicago native, Woods’ affection for her city and the community’s youth align perfectly with fellow Chicagoan Chance’s hometown pride. The two who also share an inspiring passion to maintain art’s relevance and access to children and…

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Quincy Jones, Chance The Rapper, Andre 3000 and More Honor Jay Z’s Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction

You can not debate the fact that Jay Z is one of the greatest rappers to have ever lived. With countless Grammy and other music awards, a successful clothing line and a few TV development deals, the Brooklyn-bred master of all trades has made quite the name for himself both musically and otherwise. Today, Hov…

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Noname Performs Fan Favorites for NPR’s Tiny Desk Series

Chicago native Noname stopped by the NPR offices to spread what we have come to know as her magic. She took over the Tiny Desk Concert series to perform several fan favorites including those from her 2016 mixtape, Telefone. Accompanied by a four-piece band, the poised emcee effortlessly ran through a track list that included “Diddy…

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Hebru Brantley Reimagines NBA Team Logos In Honor Of Black History Month

Hebru Brantley has reimagined the NBA team logos as a way to celebrate Black History Month. He credits his Chicago upbringing as the inspiration behind his work. Brantley’s way of presenting difficult subject matters to his audience is authentic, and maintains a personal touch of warmth that makes his visual expressions easy to digest. In…

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Chance The Rapper Announces Spring Tour

After a historic night at the 59th annual Grammy Awards ceremony, Chance The Rapper has announced new tour dates. Lil Chano will begin the “Spring Tour 2017” in late April in San Diego, CA and will wrap up in Dover, DE in mid-June for a break before the final show in Los Angeles in early…

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Chance The Rapper Debuts Earnest “Same Drugs” Visual

Chance the Rapper is in a league of his own and this fact isn’t up for debate. It is hard to predict what he will do next and we can’t help but love that about him. He’s never afraid to take risks and speak his truth. The Chicago-hailing rapper used the Facebook live platform to…

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Chance The Rapper, Frank Ocean and More to Headline 2017 Sasquatch Music Festival

Chance the Rapper and Frank Ocean are gearing up to take center stage at the 2017 Sasquatch Music Festival. 2017 festival-goers will be seeing a lot of Chance and Frank given the two have already locked in several dates across the U.S. and the UK respectively. This year’s Sasquatch will also feature Mac Miller, Big Freedia, Moses…

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Solange, Moses Sumney, & More To Take Stage During Boston Calling Festival

Festival season is in full swing and I couldn’t be more proud of my little city for making this year’s Boston Calling one for the books. Changing it’s location from City Hall Plaza to Harvard University’s Athletic Complex, the lineup boasts Chance The Rapper, Tool and Mumford & Sons as headliners. The three-day event will also…

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Solange Performs At President Obama’s Star Studded Farewell Party

Our very own Solange Knowles graced the stage at President Barack Obama’s farewell party with many familiar faces in attendance. The moment in which Solange took to instagram to marvel in, only comes once in a lifetime―if at all. She captioned her post, “The sound check of life…Was truly the ultimate, ultimate honor. Can’t even…

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Chance The Rapper & His Father Are Officially Board Members of Historic African-American Museum

The DuSable Museum of African American History of Chicago, IL has just announced five new Board of Trustee Members including Chance the Rapper and his father, Ken Bennett. As a Smithsonian Institution Affiliate, the DuSable Museum of African American History’s mission is to promote understanding and inspire appreciation of the achievements, contributions and experiences of…

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