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News: Chance the Rapper Makes Fortune’s World’s Greatest Leaders List

Fortune has released their World’s Greatest Leaders list and Chance The Rapper made the cut. Chano came in at number 46 and was cited for his ongoing efforts to improve Chicago Public Schools including his recent $1 million donation. He was also recognized for his efforts to reduce gun violence in Chicago and his donations to other service based charities. ...

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News: Chance the Rapper Might Charge For His Next Album

Chance the Rapper might charge for his next album. Up until now Chance has always made his music available for stream but during an interview with Complex he confirmed that might be changing. He said that it’s difficult to chart when your music is only available for streaming and it’s not fair. Chance said that there’s no album as of ...

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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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