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Chance The Rapper announces debut album and releases mixtapes on streaming/vinyl

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Chance The Rapper has announced details of his long-awaited debut album – and has finally released two of his old mixtapes on streaming sites and vinyl. Although he has yet to reveal the title of his upcoming album, Chance is now taking pre-orders for the record on his website. It's due for release some time in July. Alongside the new album,...

Watch as Chance The Rapper tries his hand at stand-up comedy

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Chance The Rapper has made his debut as a stand-up comic, hopping on stage during a recent open mic session. Read more: Chance The Rapper – ‘Coloring Book’ review Earlier this week, the 'Coloring Book' rapper took to the stage at Chicago’s Laugh Factory to try his hand at telling some jokes. The impromptu session saw Chance start out by talking about how...

Watch Chance The Rapper preview his theme song for ‘All That’ reboot

Chance The Rapper has teased the theme song for his forthcoming 'All That' reboot. The seminal Nickelodeon show will return later this month and sees a whole new cast of stars, alongside returning favourites such as Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell – who previously premiered their Good Burger sketch on the show. But it has also been given another modern twist,...

Watch Ed Sheeran’s new lyric video for his collaboration with Chance the Rapper, ‘Cross Me’

Ed Sheeran has released the new lyric video for his latest collaboration with Chance the Rapper, 'Cross Me'. Earlier this week, Sheeran shared the details of a new collaborative record due for release this July. 'No.6 Collaborations Project', a follow-up to his 2011 'No.5 Collaborations Project', includes Sheeran's recent single 'I Don't Care' with Justin Bieber. Read more: 50 Things You Didn’t Know...

Listen to first taste of Chance The Rapper’s wedding-inspired debut album on ‘Groceries’

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Chance The Rapper has shared a new track, ‘Groceries’ - the first to be taken from his upcoming debut album. The star has previously released three mixtapes - 2012’s ’10 Day’, 2013’s ‘Acid Rap’, and 2016’s ‘Coloring Book’. Speaking to Beats 1’s Zane Lowe, the rapper revealed his debut album is inspired by his wedding day. Chance married Kirsten...

Chance The Rapper reveals Michael Jackson is his biggest philanthropic inspiration

Chance The Rapper has said that Michael Jackson is his biggest inspiration when it comes to blending his music career with philanthropy. The Chicago star, who has donated millions of dollars for the betterment of his hometown, said that the late King of Pop influenced his charitable work. Read more: ‘Rhythm + Flow’: everything to know about Cardi B, Chance The...

Chance The Rapper confirms the release date of his new album

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Chance The Rapper has confirmed that his next album is due to be released in July. The Chicago rapper is currently working on the follow-up to his last solo project 'Coloring Book', which came out back in May 2016. That record, which was his third full-length solo release, saw Chance collaborate with the likes of Kanye West, Justin Bieber and...

Solange and Chance The Rapper lead Lovebox Festival line-up for 2019

The Lovebox Festival line-up has been announced for 2019, and it's led by headliners Solange and Chance The Rapper. The London festival returns to Gunnersbury Park on July 12 and 13 – with Solange and Chance headlining those dates respectively. There's an impressive array of acts further down the bill too, where fans can expect performances from the likes of Brockhampton,...

Cardi B, Chance The Rapper and A$AP Rocky lead Longitude line-up for 2019

The Longitude Festival line-up has been unveiled for 2019 – and it sees the likes of Cardi B, A$AP Rocky and Chance The Rapper all heading to the Emerald Isle. The Dublin festival returns to Marlay Park from July 5-7, and all three will be taking the top billing across the weekend. Cardi B's appearance comes a year after she pulled...

Chance The Rapper awkwardly joins Backstreet Boys for Super Bowl ‘Doritos’ commercial

Chance the Rapper and Backstreet Boys have teamed up for an NFL Super Bowl advert that sees the 'Colouring Book' artist attempt to join the band. In a teaser clip shared via the Backstreet Boys' Twitter yesterday (January 17), Chance slots himself awkwardly with the iconic boy band before Doritos' new Flamin' Hot Nacho-flavoured crisps are advertised using a snippet...