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7 Facts About Chance the Rapper

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Chancellor Johnathan Bennett, known professionally as Chance the Rapper, is an American hip hop recording artist from the West Chatham neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois.

Hip hop is a Cultural art movement that was formed during the early 1970s primarily by African-American and Hispanic youths residing in the South Bronx in New York City.

Illinois is a state in the midwestern region of the United States, achieving statehood in 1818.

Chicago is the third-most populous city in the United States.

Chance the Rapper ft. 2 Chainz & Lil Wayne - No Problem ... by Chance The Rapper

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In 2013, he began to gain recognition following the release of his second mixtape, Acid Rap.

A mixtape is a home-made compilation of music recorded in a specific order, traditionally onto a cassette tape, though later replaced by CD or MP3 playlist formats.

Acid Rap is the second official mixtape by American hip hop recording artist Chance The Rapper; it was released on April 30, 2013 as a free digital download.

Chance The Rapper - Juice (Official Video) by Chance The Rapper

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Apart from his solo career, he is also a member of the Chicago collective Save Money, and has worked as the lead vocalist for the band The Social Experiment.

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They released the widely lauded album Surf in May 2015.

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In May 2016, Bennett released the mixtape Coloring Book to further critical acclaim.

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This is Bennett's third mixtape, which has received three Grammy awards, including Best Rap Album.

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Coloring Book was the first streaming-only album to ever receive a Grammy nomination.

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