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This Is How You Start A Party: Checking In On Rap’s New Generation At Ohio’s EDM-Heavy Breakaway Festival

"Who the fuck are you?" rapped Lil Uzi Vert, bathed in August twilight, adopting a serrated singsong cadence like Wiz Khalifa doing his best Young…
Chris DeVille | August 31, 2016 - 12:47 pm

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Can You Say Chi City? Chance The Rapper & Family Turning Chi-Raq Back Into Chicago

The first time anyone heard the term "Chiraq" was when Chicago drill rapper King L (then King Louie) dubbed his hometown Chiraq, Drillinois in 2009.
Collin Robinson | July 25, 2016 - 10:05 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Look, it's kinda hard to be glib about stuff today, at the end of a real shitty week, a week that only underscores how shitty…
Stereogum | July 8, 2016 - 5:06 pm

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Chance The Rapper To Perform At White House Christmas Tree Lighting Concert

President Obama obviously has love for Chicago, and no one seems to love Chicago more than Chance The Rapper, so their connection is a no-brainer.
Collin Robinson | 10:46 am

Watch Kanye West’s Surprise Performance At Chance The Rapper’s Magnificent Coloring Day Festival

Kanye West gave a surprise performance at Chance The Rapper's Magnificent Coloring Day Festival in Chicago today. He did a medley of hits including "Black…
Peter Helman | September 24, 2016 - 8:09 pm

Livestream Chance The Rapper’s Magnificent Coloring Day Festival

Today, Chance The Rapper is taking his Magnificent Coloring tour to his beloved Chicago hometown, headlining his very own Magnificent Coloring Day Festival at the…
Peter Helman | September 24, 2016 - 1:46 pm

Joey Purp – “Girls @” (Feat. Chance The Rapper) Video

Chicago is absolutely exploding with restless young rap talent right now, and the hard-but-joyous Joey Purp is one of its leading lights. Earlier this year,…
Tom Breihan | September 21, 2016 - 10:14 am

Chance The Rapper’s Magnificent Coloring Festival To Stream Live On Tidal

When Chance The Rapper released his incredible new album Coloring Book earlier this year, it was an Apple Music exclusive, at least for a little…
Tom Breihan | September 20, 2016 - 1:41 pm

Chance The Rapper Models In New Kenzo x H&M Campaign

Big day for Chance The Rapper's mainstream visibility. This morning, Chance knocked his performance on Ellen out of the fucking park. And today, we learn…
Tom Breihan | September 15, 2016 - 5:10 pm

Watch Chance The Rapper, Lil Wayne, & 2 Chainz Bring Chaos To Ellen

Chance The Rapper just made his daytime-TV debut on Good Morning America last month, and he's already looking like he's always belonged there. On the…
Tom Breihan | September 15, 2016 - 9:37 am

Good Guy Chance The Rapper Takes Tickets Back From Scalpers

Chance The Rapper continues his streak of doing no wrong. Aside from hijacking stage time at every festival known to man, and hitting every TV
Collin Robinson | September 9, 2016 - 5:45 pm

Watch Puff Daddy Bring Out Chance The Rapper, Jeremih, & DMX At Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour Opener

Earlier this year, Puff Daddy led much of his '90s Bad Boy Records roster through a triumphant reunion show in Brooklyn. And now he's taking…
Tom Breihan | September 2, 2016 - 9:49 am

Chance The Rapper, James Blake Disagree About Whether They Leased A Hollywood Mansion Together

Way back in 2013, the world found out that Chance The Rapper and James Blake planned to be roommates in LA, and we all let…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 24, 2016 - 12:58 pm

Jeremih – “Pass Dat (Remix)” (Feat. Chance The Rapper, Young Thug, & The Weeknd)

Late last year, Jeremih enlisted the Weeknd to hop on a remix of his Late Nights: The Album track "Pass Dat." And now, he's turned…
Peter Helman | August 21, 2016 - 4:51 pm

Watch Chance The Rapper’s Beautiful “Summer Friends” Performance On Good Morning America

It's so weird and beautiful to think that Chance The Rapper appeared on motherfucking Good Morning America, but that's exactly what happened this morning. Chance,…
Tom Breihan | August 15, 2016 - 10:08 am

Watch Chance The Rapper & Justin Vernon Join Francis And The Lights At Eaux Claires

A little over a month ago, we posted the video for Francis And The Lights' "Friends," a track that features both Justin Vernon and Kanye…
Zac Gelfand | August 14, 2016 - 11:55 am

Now Chance The Rapper Is Giving Away Other People’s Albums For Free

Chance The Rapper has been giving away his own music for free for years. But now, he's apparently graduated to giving away other people's music…
Peter Helman | August 11, 2016 - 7:12 pm

President Obama Listens To Chance The Rapper, Courtney Barnett, Fiona Apple

We already know that Barack Obama has better taste in music than any previous President of the United States of America. Honestly, it's not even…
Tom Breihan | August 11, 2016 - 11:13 am

Watch Chance The Rapper’s #Sogonechallenge Verse

So there's this hashtag going around called the #sogonechallenge. It's basically just people freestyling over R&B sweetheart Monica's "So Gone" instrumental. Normally hashtags ain't really…
Collin Robinson | August 10, 2016 - 4:10 pm

Watch Chance The Rapper Perform New Song “We The People” For Nike’s USA Basketball Campaign

Chance The Rapper has contributed a new song called "We The People" to a new commercial/short film from Nike, which celebrates the USA men's and…
James Rettig | August 10, 2016 - 12:48 pm

Watch Future Bring Out Chance The Rapper At Lollapalooza

Chance The Rapper made a surprise appearance during Future's set at Lollapalooza last night. But because "Smoke Break," the Future collab from Chance's recent album…
Peter Helman | July 30, 2016 - 2:35 pm

Chance The Rapper, Dwyane Wade, Malia Obama Among Lollapalooza’s First Day Surprises

Lollapalooza kicked off in Chicago yesterday, and the first day of the festival brought some surprise guests to Grant Park. Chance The Rapper made an…
James Rettig | July 29, 2016 - 3:15 pm
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