chance the rapper

Even on his birthday Chance the Rapper found a way to give back to his community.

“They screamin’, “Chano for mayor,” I’m thinkin’ maybe I should,” Chance The Rapper exclaimed on his song “Somewhere in Paradise” in 2015. And now it might actually happen.  Fans have started a petition on chano4mayor.com urging Chance to run for the mayor of Chicago and take on incumbent mayor Rahm Emanuel by launching “Hey Chance, […]

Chance the Rapper announces the launch of the New Chance Arts and Literature Fund for Chicago public schools.

Chance The Rapper often brags about the joys of fatherhood and how much he loves being a dad to his 18-month-old daughter, Kensli — but there is drama behind the scenes regarding his relationship with his baby’s mother. The Chicago Tribune reports that Chano and ex-girlfriend Kirsten Corley had agreed to an original parenting plan in June […]

The Grammy award-winning Chicago-bred rapper's claim to fame, has always been not being signed to a major label.

Chance The Rapper always finds a way to push the culture forward — whether that’s by fighting for Chicago and its public schools or revealing little known secrets about the Grammy’s. In an interview with Complex, and their very first video cover story, Chano dished on being a Grammy winner, managing fatherhood and much more. On […]

The Grammy-winning artist told the "Chicago Sun-Times" to "get the f--k back" for their hit piece.

From ABC News Chance the Rapper donated $1 million of his personal money to the Chicago Public School Foundation. Chance announced this after a meeting with Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, which he described as “vague” and “unsuccessful.” “Our kids should not be held hostage because of political positioning,” Chance said at the press conference at […]

This act of generosity went down days after he had a disappointing meeting with Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner.

Chance the Rapper met with Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner on Friday to discuss drastic cuts to Chicago public schools. He noted he was frustrated with the meeting.

As has been the case with quite a few celebs recently (Octavia Spencer, Taraji P. Henson buying out theaters for Hidden Figures), fresh Grammy winner Chance the Rapper has gotten in on the action and rented out a movie theater on Sunday so folks could see Get Out, written and directed by Jordan Peele for free. […]

Charismatic. Likeable. Funny. Talented. Smart. There are so many words that describe Chancellor Bennett, but one of our favorites might be humble AF. Okay, that’s three words, but you get our drift. Chance The Rapper has easily become one of Chicago’s best and brightest success stories. The 23-year-old is most known for vehemently denying record labels […]