New Music Jan 10  |  

Whereisalex chops up a Chance The Rapper hit for “Problems”

“Milly rocking, scooping all the blessings out my lap.” He calls it a throwaway, we say it’s worth the list. Whereisalex’s latest, “Problems,” samples Chance The Rapper’s “No Problems.” It has an uplifting vibe, but that’s where the comparisons stop. Alex’s layered synths and futuristic sound effects push this remix into an entirely different stratosphere. . . .


Jamila Woods – “LSD” ft. Chance The Rapper (Video)

Chicago has a very special crop of musicians. Jamila Woods and Chance The Rapper are two of them. In May, the two let students in the Chicago Public School system shadow the team behind their “LSD” video. That video is here now, and it features beautiful, colorful shots of Chicago neighborhoods. Watch the Vincent Martell . . .

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Watch Chance The Rapper’s NPR Tiny Desk Concert (Video)

Chance The Rapper joined NPR for their ongoing Tiny Desk Concert series with the help of The Social Experiment. The Chicago-based star delivered a jazzier rendition of Coloring Book standout track “Juke Jam,” complete with some soulful backup vocals that really add a new dimension to the track. After that, he dove into a heartfelt, . . .

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New Music May 18  |  

Francis and The Lights and Chance The Rapper remix “May I Have This Dance”

Francis and The Lights and Chance The Rapper worked together on a remix of “Dear Theodosia,” from the Hamilton mixtape. They’ve teamed up again to remix “May I Have This Dance,” from Francis’s 2016 album, Farewell, Starlite!. The remix has a more uptempo feel to it. Stream the “May I Have This Dance” remix below.

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New Music May 15  |  

Kaytranada releases “They Say” with Chance The Rapper

Over the weekend Montreal producer Kaytranada unveiled “They Say,” featuring Chance The Rapper on Pharrell’s OTHERtones radio. Chance scats along to rich piano keys that flip in and out over glitchy drum patterns. This record was created during the early phases of the recording process for Coloring Book. Though the song missed the final cut for the . . .

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Watch Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper & Lil Wayne in DJ Khaled’s “I’m the One” video

Celebrate life, success, and blessings with DJ Khaled in the “I’m the One” music video DJ Khaled has done it once again. He is back to take over the summer as he aligns the stars to drop his latest track, “I’m the One.” Along for the ride are Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper, and Lil Wayne. . . .

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News Feb 23  |  

Taylor Bennett’s ‘Restoration of an American Idol’ features Chance The Rapper & Jeremih

Taylor Bennett is doing more than just being Chance the Rapper’s younger brother. He’s gearing up for the release of his project Restoration of An American Idol, set to drop February 24. The project is nine tracks long and of course features the big bro, Jeremih, Lil Yachty and Luke Tennyson, to name a few. Friday . . .

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2017 Grammy Awards Performances: Beyoncé, Adele, Chance The Rapper, Bruno Mars & more

It was an action-packed night in the world of music last night. That’s right, the 59th annual Grammy Awards went down. The crowd at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California witnessed performances by Beyoncé, A Tribe Called Quest and Anderson. Paak with Busta Rhymes and Consequence, Katy Perry, The Weeknd and Daft Punk, Alicia . . .

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Chance the Rapper premieres the video for “Same Drugs”

Chance the Rapper took to Facebook live today a little after 4:00 pm to premiere the video for his song “Same Drugs” off of his critically acclaimed 2016 mixtape Coloring Book. It was a special moment for anyone who tuned in because he deleted it soon after. Luckily, he made it available on his personal . . .

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Hip-Hop Campaign Speech: Chance the Rapper

Illroots, Daniel Klutznick You could easily say that 2016 was one of the best years for hip-hop in recent memory, but who had the BEST year? The contributors at Artistic Manifesto submitted their pick of which artist had the biggest 2016, and wrote a speech from that artist’s perspective. Now it’s up to you, the . . .

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News Dec 22  |  

Chance the Rapper was an answer on ‘Jeopardy!’

You can now add Chance the Rapper onto the list of rap artists who have been answers to clues on Jeopardy!, the American quiz competition game show. On Wednesday nights airing of the show Alex Trebek gave this clue: In 2016 this disciple of Kanye West released his Coloring Book mixtape. This clue took special note . . .

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Chance The Rapper and Jeremih – ‘Merry Christmas Lil Mama’ (Mixtape)

Last night, a pleasant surprise came our way in the form of a surprise mixtape from fellow Chicagoans Chance The Rapper and Jeremih, Merry Christmas Lil’ Mama. The project is full of vibrant, soulful sounds that serve as the perfect addition to your holiday soundtrack. Guest features include Noname, Hannibal Buress​, and Lud Foe. Stream . . .

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Big Sean drops “Living Single” ft. Chance The Rapper & Jeremih

“Living Single” originally appeared online back in July as a Chance The Rapper track, but we now get a final CDQ under Big Sean‘s catalog. The previous version also featured Chicago artist, Smino, but is not included on this single cut. Listen below and download “Living Single” via iTunes. I wanna drop something special tonight . . .

The Hamilton Mixtape

Stream ‘The Hamilton Mixtape’ with Nas, Alicia Keys, Chance The Rapper

To say that this project is “star-studded” might actually be an understatement. Broadway play The Hamilton is given a new set of wings by its newly released mixtape, which includes guest appearances from the likes of Nas, The Roots, Usher, Alicia Keys, Common, Wiz Khalifa, Sia, Miguel, Chance the Rapper, Busta Rhymes, Ashanti, Ja Rule, . . .

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John Legend – “Penthouse Floor” ft. Chance The Rapper

John Legend and Chance The Rapper have been in some of the same circles, musically speaking, for years. They join forces for John’s new single, “Penthouse Floor.” The result is a rich, enticing sound that suits both of their styles well. Stream “Penthouse Floor” below via Spotify.