Chance The Rapper
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Chance The Rapper
When you’re a Chicago artist, to play Lollapalooza, that’s not a normal thing. It’s artists on a path to a certain place that do that.…
The weird thing about rap is that you don’t get compared in the same way that athletes do, even though it’s probably the most competitive…
People always tell me I’m the complete opposite of Chief Keef and act like I’m supposed to stop him from making his music. But I…
My come-out record, ’10 Day,’ was the thing people were supposed to hear and figure out ‘he’s good’ or ‘he’s not good.’ ‘Acid Rap’ is…
It wasn’t until I left that I realised it’s not weird to grow up in certain cities and, by the age of 27 or 28,…
I don’t really have control over my direct impression on people anymore. I used to be the person putting my CD in people’s hands. But…
Both of my parents graduated from high school, both attended college, both have government jobs now. They’ve always been very adamant about me finishing high…
I think even before I knew I wanted to be a rapper, I wanted to be an entertainer. I was really into Michael Jackson as…
I made the decision that I was going to make rap music in, like, fourth grade, so it’s been something I was saying for a…
With ‘Acid Rap,’ I allowed myself to be really open-minded and free with who I allowed into my musical space. I wanted to make a…
The whole point of ‘Acid Rap’ was just to ask people a question: does the music business side of this dictate what type of project…
I don’t really like meetings, I like recording and performing music. I need to set myself up for when the time does come that I…
Fame or perceived success – it all comes from groupthink.
There’s nothing like doing a show at home. When you do a show in Chicago, there’s just a certain love that you don’t feel anywhere…
I think it’s so dope that I’m here in Chicago and contributing to the music scene that’s thriving. People are so happy Chicago’s shining that…
My favorite artist in the world is Michael Jackson, and he revolutionized the music video aspect of music.
Jeremih has been my favorite artist to collab with.
For me, performing is the biggest part of being a rapper. There’s nothing like the feeling of screaming your story to people.
There’s a hunger in me that always wants to be creating and orating, telling people something and giving them information and getting feedback. There are…
One of the first times I ever performed in front of a big group of people was at my kindergarten graduation. I did, like, a…
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