chance the rapper

Essays

Chance The Rapper Isn't the Underdog Anymore

His debut album 'The Big Day' is massive and messy, but the Chicago standard-bearer is still having fun.
Josh Terry
7.30.19
R. Kelly

R. Kelly's career continues to go up in flames

RCA won’t put any money behind his projects, and an Illinois concert event won't go on with him as host
Rex Santus
1.15.19
The Noisey Advent Calendar

Chance the Rapper's "Sunday Candy" Is a Window into a Less Shitty America

The Christmassy, slowed-down, gospel-heavy version Chance debuted on 'SNL' three years ago today—and reprised at the White House a year later—became a small, but important, moment in American history.
Alex Robert Ross
12.13.18
The Noisey Advent Calendar

Run-DMC's "Christmas in Hollis" Is a Wholesome Alt-Holiday Classic

The trio didn't want to touch a Christmas song at first, but their 1987 single blew up. Part of that was down to its focus on a real good family meal.
Alex Robert Ross
12.8.18
New music

Listen to Two Highly Enjoyable New Chance The Rapper Songs

Generous Chance has released "The Man Who Has Everything" and "My Own Thing" feat. Joey Purp just in time for the weekend!
Shaad D’Souza
11.30.18
we saw this

Chance the Rapper Was Never Going to Run for Mayor of Chicago

Inside the press conference during which the Chicago rapper endorsed progressive activist Amara Enyia for mayor.
Josh Terry
10.17.18
Ask A Lawyer

Ask a Lawyer: Can Rappers Get Paid for Creating 'Fortnite' Dances?

The legal short answer is, well, it's complicated.
Jessica Meiselman
10.12.18
Noisey News

'Slice,' Starring Chance The Rapper as a Pizza-Delivering Werewolf, Is Out Now

Zazie Beetz, Hannibal Buress, and Joe Keery also star in Austin Vesely's slasher-comedy. It's up on Google Play and iTunes now.
Alex Robert Ross
9.11.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Stephen Colbert Loves Chance The Rapper and Childish Gambino in a Nerdy Way

In a new video, the lovable late-night host traces the 'Acid Rap' single "Favorite Song" back to Gilbert and Sullivan's 'H.M.S. Pinafore' and J.R.R. Tolkein's 'Lord of The Rings.'
Alex Robert Ross
8.30.18
New music

Breaking Down Chance the Rapper’s Four New Songs

"I Might Need Security," "Work Out," "Wala Cam," and "65th & Ingleside" came out on Wednesday evening.
Alex Robert Ross
7.19.18
New music

Chance The Rapper Just Dropped Four New Songs

After saying that he didn't have any new music on the way, it actually turns out that Chance... had new music on the way!
Shaad D’Souza
7.19.18
Noisey News

Chance The Rapper Says He'll Release a New Project This Week [UPDATE: No He Won't]

A new album with Kanye West, which Chance alluded to last week, is a little further off.
Alex Robert Ross
7.18.18
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