Chicago Rap


Valee and Jeremih's "Womp Womp" Is the Crime Film All Rappers Must Make

The Chicago rapper and singer ride around LA to recover cash for their standout collaboration.


We Talked To G Herbo About How He's Accidentally Running Rap in 2018

The Chicago rapper talks about sparking the "Who Run It" challenge and the missteps he made for his debut album, 'Humble Beast.'


Lil Durk and Lil Reese Reunited and Made the Project You’ve Always Wanted

Stream the Chicago rappers' new EP 'Supa Vultures' in advance of its Friday release.


Vic Mensa's Debut Album 'The Autobiography' Is Here

Stream the Chicago rapper's first proper studio album.


Twista Is the Mayor of Chicago Rap and the Commissioner of Crook County

The Chi-town veteran continues his tradition of embracing his city's up-and-comers with his new album 'Crook County.'


Fans Recorded Chance Performing a Few Songs off ‘The Life of Pablo’ on His Tour's First Night

Chano performed his version of "Waves," "Ultralight Beam," and more.


Welcome to the Warped World of Valee'

The Chicago rapper gives trap a retrofuturist twist on his new mixtape '1988' and tells his story for the first time.


Watch Noname's Soothing Tiny Desk Concert

The Chicago rapper performed a selection of songs from her 'Telefone' album.


Saba Celebrates His Grind on New Track, "Monday to Monday"

The Chicago rapper and producer is also gearing up for his first headlining tour


How Producer oddCouple Found Himself and Tapped into a New Chicago Sound in the Process

The Chicago producer who has worked with Chance the Rapper, Jamila Woods, and Joey Purp steps up to a new level with his album 'Liberation.'


What Heals Us: A Spiritual Conversation with Mick Jenkins

The Chicago rapper discusses spreading love with his new album, 'The Healing Component.'


Two Times a Charm: Lil Durk Is Having Fun with His New Music

The Chicago rapper breaks down his great new album 'Lil Durk 2X' and shares some childhood firsts.