Tag Archives: Chance The Rapper

News: Chance the Rapper Turns Down $10 Million Deals

Since pulling in three Grammy wins, labels have been knocking on Chance the Rapper’s door with numerous deals. According to an inside source, Chance is turning down $10 million deals in order to stay independent. Chance has long been a proponent of being an independent artist and has said that ‘if you put effort into something and you execute properly, ...

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News: Drake & Kendrick Lamar Congratulate Chance the Rapper

After taking home three Grammys Sunday night, Chance the Rapper received a lot of love from fellow rappers. Among those who congratulated the artist were Drake and Kendrick Lamar. Chance posted screen shots on Instagram of his text messages with them. Drake said, ‘Congrats boi!…Well deserved…I am in Manchester having a drink for u broski…more more more’. Kendrick said, ‘Congrats ...

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News: Chance the Rapper Models “Thank You Obama” Apparel

Yesterday Chance the Rapper had the internet talking when he debuted pictures from his photoshoot modeling Thank You Obama apparel. Chicago designer Joe Freshgoods launched the line and tapped Chance to promote it. It includes MALIA t shirts, a Barack basketball jersey and a Barack & Michelle anniversary shirt. You can order yours online at thankyouobama.us.

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News: Lin-Manuel Miranda & Chance The Rapper Cover Complex

The brains behind Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and Chance the Rapper cover the June/July copy of Complex. The pairing makes sense considering Hamilton is heading to Chance’s hometown of Chicago and a Hamilton mixtape is in the works featuring artists like Chance, Sia and Usher. In the issue, the two talk about their new experiences with fatherhood, politics and their careers ...

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News: Fans Petition For Grammys To Consider Mixtapes

Fans are petitioning the Grammys to start considering mixtapes for nominations. As of now, only albums that are commercially released are on the table. Fans and artists believe that free music should get the same opportunity. The Change.org petition sites Chance the Rapper’s ‘Acid Rap’ as an example of a mixtape that should have been considered. The petition calls out ...

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News: Obama Meets With Hip Hop Stars

   On Friday, President Obama met with some of hip hop’s biggest stars to discuss criminal justice reform. Among those in attendance were DJ Khaled, Nicki Minaj, Wale, J. Cole, Ludacris and Chance the Rapper. Sources say that the artists were selected because of their influence among young people and their work to battle the issues against them. In addition ...

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Performance: Kanye West- ‘High Lights’ & ‘Ultra Light Beams’ on SNL

Last night Kanye West stopped by SNL to promote his latest album The Life of Pablo. During his appearance he performed two of the project’s cuts- High Lights and Ultra Light Beams. He was joined by a star-studded crew including Kelly Price, Kirk Franklin, Chance the Rapper, The Dream, Young Thug and El Debarge. After his performance of Ultra Light Beams ...

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Music Video: Chance The Rapper- Family Matters

New father Chance The Rapper covered Kanye West‘s sentimental track ‘Family Business‘ for his own version titled ‘Family Matters‘. The title is pretty self explanatory as Chance raps about family being the most important aspect in life. The video includes home video and clips from his Family Matters Tour which started earlier this month. Watch below!

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