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Chance the Rapper Finally Details New Album 'The Big Day' on 'Fallon'

The Chicago hip-hop artist's first official studio LP, which he is selling instead of streaming, is out on Friday, July 26.
Josh Terry
3 days ago
music festivals

Jay-Z, Janelle Monae, and Other Reasons Woodstock 2019 Might Not Be Disastrous

The festival's 50th anniversary has a lot of past chaos to make up for, but is starting out strong with a stacked lineup.
Taylor Hosking
3.20.19
supreme court

Rappers Are Defending Their Right to Anti-Cop Lyrics in the Supreme Court

Chance the Rapper, Meek Mill, 21 Savage, Killer Mike, and others filed a brief in support of rapper Mayhem Mal, breaking down the poetics of rap lyrics.
Taylor Hosking
3.7.19
The Noisey Advent Calendar

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

The 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
12.12.18
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
12.10.18
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
10.11.18
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
8.29.18
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
7.20.18
Noisey News

Chance Just Confirmed Albums with Kanye West and Childish Gambino

“I've been actively working on the project with Childish. I’m going to do a seven-track with Ye," he said in an interview with Peter Rosenberg.
Shaad D’Souza
7.3.18
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