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Taylor Bennett - Grown Up Fairy Tales ft. Chance The Rapper & Jeremih

Taylor Bennett – Grown Up Fairy Tales ft. Chance The Rapper & Jeremih

Taylor Bennett recently dropped his project Restoration of An American Idol, a nine-track body of work with features from Lil Yachty, Raury, Supa Bwe and more. The Chicago MC taps his big bro for the standout track “Grown Up Fairy Tales,” which you can check out below via SoundCloud. The nearly four-minute song also features fellow Windy City...
Hundred Waters - Show Me Love (Remix) ft. Skrillex, Chance The Rapper, Moses Sumney & Robin Hannibal

Hundred Waters – Show Me Love (Remix) ft. Skrillex, Chance The Rapper, Moses Sumney & Robin Hannibal

Skrillex recently made his directorial debut by releasing the video to his remix of Hundred Waters’ “Show Me Love.” The remix features verses from Moses Sumney and Chance The Rapper. The feel-good track brings nothing but great vibes and is perfect for your upcoming summer playlists. Check out the video above, and be sure to drop a comment to let us know...
Kanye West Performs on Saturday Night Live

Kanye West Performs on Saturday Night Live

Two days after Kanye West premiered Yeezy Season 3 and The Life of Pablo to a sold out Madison Square Garden, ‘Ye went on Saturday Night Live to perform two new songs, “Highlights” and “Ultralight Beam,” with a little help from his friends The Dream, Young Thug, Katie Price, Kirk Franklin and Chance The Rapper. Though it was Kanye’s night, Chance also came through and delivered a stellar verse....
Chance The Rapper & The Social Experiment Perform on Saturday Night Live

Chance The Rapper & The Social Experiment Perform on Saturday Night Live

Last night Chance The Rapper & The Social Experiment made history by becoming the first independent artists to perform on Saturday Night Live. Chance debuted his new single “Somewhere In Paradise,” off his upcoming third mixtape. Fans who’ve seen Chano live may recognize this song as he’s performed this at numerous shows. The song is co-produced by  The Social Experiment...
Chance The Rapper - Angels ft. Saba

Chance The Rapper – Angels ft. Saba

Chance The Rapper made an appearance last night on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” to perform his new single, “Angels.” Before blessing performance, Chance dropped the track for free on iTunes and Soundcloud. Saba handles the hook on the new record. You might remember these two linking up previously on “Everybody’s Something.” Check out the track below, and let’s hope Chance...
Chance The Rapper - Family Matters (Video)

Chance The Rapper – Family Matters (Video)

Chance The Rapper just released “Family Matters,” a spin on Kanye West‘s “Family Business.” The updated version features vocals from Macie Stewart and Teddy Jackson. Directed by Jake Linden, Nathan Salter and Austin Vesely, the visual for the soul-warming track features footage of Chance as a kid, as well as clips from his amazing set at this year’s...
What’s In The Tapedeck: September Edition

What’s In The Tapedeck: September Edition

Obviously we love sharing what we’re listening to with you guys, so our What’s In The Tapedeck column on the sidebar is something we try to update regularly for ya. Realizing that it often goes overlooked (yeah, you gotta scroll a bit to get there), we’ve decided to start incorporating a post each time we...
What’s In The Tapedeck: June Edition

What’s In The Tapedeck: June Edition

Obviously we love sharing what we’re listening to with you guys, so our What’s In The Tapedeck column on the sidebar is something we try to update regularly for ya. Realizing that it often goes overlooked (yeah, you gotta scroll a bit to get there), we’ve decided to start incorporating a post each time we...
Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment - Surf (Album)

Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment – Surf (Album)

It’s a rare day when an album is released for free on iTunes, but it’s an even rarer day when Chance The Rapper and co. release a new album. And today, we are the lucky ones because Surf is finally here. Donnie Trumpet (or Nico Segal) is a masterful curator and trumpeter, and this new...
Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment - Sunday Candy (Short Film)

Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment – Sunday Candy (Short Film)

Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment dropped their long-awaited short film for song “Sunday Candy” yesterday, and it made our Sunday that much better. The one-shot short film is co-directed by Austin Vesely, Chance The Rapper, and Ian Eastwood. From the lighting to the insane choreography, this video without a doubt hits you in the feels...
Action Bronson - Baby Blue ft. Chance The Rapper (Video)

Action Bronson – Baby Blue ft. Chance The Rapper (Video)

Action Bronson delivers a new music video for his song “Baby Blue“ with Chance the Rapper.  The video pays tribute to Eddie Murphy‘s movie “Coming to America,” as Action plays an Albanian king looking for his bride. The video is directed by Lil Chris, and the single “Baby Blue” comes from Bronsolino’s brand new album Mr. Wonderful, which is...
Action Bronson - Baby Blue ft. Chance The Rapper

Action Bronson – Baby Blue ft. Chance The Rapper

Action Bronson delivers us a new track titled “Baby Blue” that will be featured on his upcoming debut album, Mr. Wonderful. The Mark Ronson produced track features Chance The Rapper, as he and Bronsonliño pour their guts out over a chick through some soulful verses. Check out the track below and head over to iTunes to...