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What The New ‘Chance Arts and Literature’ Fund Means For Chicago

  Chance The Rapper has been making major moves within his city. Just like every other major city in America, it’s no secret that Chicago suffers its fair share of obstacles and injustices. The palpable class distinctions within the community

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Lyrical Prophets with Profits: Kendrick Lamar, J.Cole, Big Sean, Chance The Rapper, & Joey Bada$$

A little over a decade ago, Nas–who needs no intro–spit a verse in his “Hip-Hop Is Dead” single, saying: “Everybody sound the same, commercialize the game, Reminiscin’ when it wasn’t all business, If it got where it started, So we all

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Chance the Rapper and The ‘Coloring Book’ Puppets Debut “Same Drugs” Video

Seven time, Grammy nominated indie mogul, Chance the Rapper, has been keeping busy between creating new music with Anderson. Paak, modeling for Thank You Obama and spending precious daddy-daughter time with his daughter, Kinsley. He’s even dropped a few tips

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Chance The Rapper Turns Into Chance The Model For ‘Thank You Obama’ Clothing Line

Chance the Rapper teamed up with fellow Chicago native, Joe Fresh Goods, to design a commemorative clothing line named, Thank You Obama. The self-explanatory fashion collection was created to mark a time in history when inspiration spilled over into the United

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If You Don’t Know, Now You Know: Missy Elliot, Mariah Carey, Chance The Rapper & More

1. Missy Elliot drops dope new single and music video, “I’m Better.” Queen of Aesthetic, and everything in between, Missy Elliot just dropped a new single and visual Friday evening called “I’m Better” featuring Lamb. Of course, she never fails

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2017 Sasquatch Music Festival Lineup Revealed!

The lineup has finally been reveal for this year’s Sasquatch Music Festival! Our ears and hearts are set to be blessed by Chance The Rapper, Frank Ocean, Kaytranada, and many more. To gear up, this coming Saturday, January 28th, at

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Skrillex Shows Us His Life Behind The Scenes on “The Same Place” Film

“If it’s fun- that’s all that matters . . . I’m in the same room you’re all sitting in right now. I’m in the same place you guys are.” – Skrillex Today, Skrillex revealed some organized, yet chaotic visuals of

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Chance the Rapper & Anderson .Paak Preview New Music

On Tuesday, Anderson .Paak posted a Snapchat video which shows Chance the Rapper and himself hanging out and having a drink while bumping their own unreleased track. .Paak says in the clip: “It’s still West Side, West Side right on

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Chance The Rapper, Childish Gambino & More To Perform At Governors Ball 2017 in NYC

Music festivals that are going to rock our world in the coming months are slowly rolling out artist lineups. The latest is Governors Ball, which will feature Chance the Rapper as one of the three headliners. Rounding out the headlining

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Chance The Rapper Stops By Hannibal Buress’ ‘Handsome Rambler’ Podcast

Chance The Rapper stopped by comedian Hannibal Buress‘ podcast while putting the finishing touches on his Christmas mixtape. The two are old friends and first collaborated on Chance’s “NaNa” video back in 2013.  Now they have linked up again on

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Chance the Rapper and Jeremih Surprise Fans With Festive Mixtape ‘Merry Christmas Lil’ Mama’

Happy holidays from Chance the Rapper and Jeremih, the pair just released a brand new, holiday-themed mixtape titled Merry Christmas Lil’ Mama. The nine-song project was released late Wednesday night with no warning and includes only a single feature from comedian Hannibal Buress.

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If You Don’t Know Now You Know: Serena Williams, CeeLo Green, Chance The Rapper & More

1. Common interviews Serena Williams for ESPN’s ‘The Undefeated In-Depth On Sunday night, many tuned in for ESPN’s The Undefeated In-Depth: Serena with Common to watch both discuss the dynamics of race, gender, fame, and sports. Williams talked about how

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Listen to Big Sean, Chance The Rapper, and Jeremih’s New Track “Living Single”

As a thank you to his fans for their support of “Bounce Back” and the songs triumphant climb into the Top 40. Big Sean has released the finished version of “Living Single” with Chance the Rapper and Jeremih. So disregard

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Kaytranada and Chance the Rapper Have a Collaboration on the Way

The Montreal producer Kaytranada indulged his fans by hosting a Twitter Q&A Monday, mostly answering questions about past collaborations and future plans. Of course, following their recent team up on Coloring Book, rumors have been circulating about another Kaytranada-produced Chance

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This Week: If You Don’t Know, Now You Know

In the words of Vic Mensa, there’s been a lot going on and it’s hard to keep up. Lucky for you we’re here to help!  Check out our five need-to-know tidbits from last week below. 1. Money Man -A$AP Mob

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Kaytranada Remixes Solange and Chance the Rapper & It’s Simply Too Good

Kaytranada must be in the giving mood and we love it. The Montreal producer recently released his 0.0o1% mixtape and has decided to also drop two remixes to Solange‘s “Cranes in the Sky” and Chance the Rapper‘s Coloring Book-featured cut, “All

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LISTEN: Jamila Woods & Chance the Rapper Release Ode to Chicago with “LSD”

Singer-songwriter Jamila Woods and Chance the Rapper continue their streak of trophy-worthy collaborations. Many were first introduced to Jamila through her feature on Chance’s “Sunday Candy” and “Blessings,” but this time the pair reconnect to pay homage to their hometown of Chicago. “LSD,” short for Chicago’s

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CULTURE: Celebrities React to Sterling and Castile Shootings

The tragic Alton Sterling and Philando Castile shootings have rightfully set social media ablaze. Petitions, think pieces, and endless discussions have taken over all media outlets. Celebrities and other influencers are not excluding themselves from the conversation. Beyonce’ incorporated a moment of

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NEWS: 5 Things- If You Don’t Know, Now You Know

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NEWS: 5 THINGS- IF YOU DON’T KNOW, NOW YOU KNOW

1. Watch Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment’s New Video “Nothing Came to Me”: 2. What You Should Know About Your Green Juice (ELLE.COM) 3. Converse x Warhol All Star Chuck ’70 (SLAMXHYPE.COM) 4. Street Art Shows Social Media Through

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NEWS: 5 THINGS: IF YOU DON’T KNOW, NOW YOU KNOW

Chance the Rapper received the Chicago “Outstanding Youth of the Year” Award over the weekend. (COMPLEX)   “37 Clever Ways to Organize Your Entire Life” (BUZZFEED) Mitchell & Ness teamed up with the NBA for a collection of knit hats

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