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Chance The Rapper's Birthday Raises Over $100,000 For Charity

Chance the Rapper raised over $100,000 for his charity at his 24th birthday bash.The 'Cocoa Butter Kisses' rapper put on a sold-out gig titled 'Chance the Birthday' at nightclub Studio Paris in Chicago on Saturday...

Chance The Rapper Hosting Special Birthday Bash

Chance The Rapper is hosting a special event for his birthday.The 'Cocoa Butter Kisses' hitmaker turns 24 on Sunday (16.04.17) and is celebrating in style by hosting a concert in his home city of Chicago,...

Charlie Murphy Dies Aged 57

Charlie Murphy has died at the age of 57.The comedian, who was best known as a writer and a member of the cast of the comedy series 'Chappelle's Show', passed away on Wednesday (12.04.17) after...

Chance The Rapper Launches Arts And Literature Fund For Chicago Schools

The Grammy-winner has teamed up with the Chicago Bulls basketball team bosses to provide $1 million (£800,000) for arts programmes at educational institutions in his hometown."We all know the Illinois education system is one of...

Fetty Wap Added To Wireless Festival Line-up

Fetty Wap has been added to this year's Wireless Festival line-up.The 25-year-old rap star - who has made a string of big hits during his career to date, including 'Trap Queen' - has been added...

Chance The Rapper Looking For An Intern

The No Problem hitmaker took to Twitter on Monday (27Mar17) to place his job advertisement, urging those who meet qualifications to get in touch with his team. "I'm looking for an intern,...

How Would You Like To Work For Chance The Rapper?

It is an unusual platform for such business, but Chance The Rapper has decided to advertise for a new intern via Twitter, and so far he has been inundated with applications since he put the...

Chance The Rapper Needs An Intern

Chance The Rapper wants to recruit an intern. The 23-year-old musician has taken to social media in a bid to source and hire someone on a placement, and he has specific requirements for the potential...

Shakira And Ava Duvernay Among World's Greatest Leaders

Fortune Magazine editors ranked people from all walks of life on their efforts in "transforming the world and inspiring others to do the same" for their fourth annual World's Greatest Leaders list, and...

Chance The Rapper Settles Child Support Case

The {No Proble hitmaker, real name Chancelor Bennett, became a first-time father in September, 2015, when he and Kirsten Corley welcomed little Kensli. Last year (16), Corley filed papers to establish child support...

Chance The Rapper: 'I Was Paid $500,000 For Coloring Book'

The 23-year-old has refused to tie himself to a major record label, instead preferring to release his music for free. However, he told his fans on Friday (17Mar17) he had accepted an offer...

Chance The Rapper's 500k Apple Deal

Apple Music paid Chance the Rapper $500,000 to exclusively stream his album for two weeks. The 23-year-old rapper - who has not signed a record deal and releases his music through streaming sites such as...

Chance The Rapper Wants To Move Home

Chance The Rapper wants to move back in with his parents.The 'Cocoa Butter Kisses' hitmaker - who recently triumphed at the Grammys, winning three awards including Best Rap Album - is considering moving back in...

Chance The Rapper Opens Up About Battle With Anxiety

Chance The Rapper has opened up about his battle with anxiety. The 23-year-old musician - whose full name is Chancelor Johnathan Bennett - has revealed he has only recently been ''exposed'' to the overwhelming notion,...

Michelle Obama Praises Chance The Rapper For Chicago School Donation

The No Problem hitmaker announced the generous donation on Monday (06Mar17), three days after he was left "disappointed" following a meeting about the city's cash-strapped education system with Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner on...

Chance The Rapper Gives One Million To Chicago Public Schools After Funding Cut

Chance the Rapper has shown his support for his hometown and the education of children by donating a massive $1 million to public schools in Chicago, after an unsatisfying meeting last week with the man...

Chance The Rapper Donates $1 Million To Chicago Public Schools

Chance The Rapper will donate $1 million to public schools in Chicago.The 23-year-old rapper - who grew up in the city - raised the funds through ticket sales for his upcoming tour in order to...

Chance The Rapper Donating $1 Million To Chicago Public Schools After Meeting With Governor

The newly minted hip hop star, who won the first three Grammys of his career for his album Coloring Book last month (Feb17), met with Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner last Friday (03Mar17) to discuss the...

Chance The Rapper Meets With Governor Of Illinois Over School Funding

The Grammy-winning artist was left "frustrated" over "vague answers" during his meeting with Governor Bruce Rauner on Friday (03Mar17), according to the Hollywood Reporter. The one-on-one meeting was organised after the...

Chance The Rapper To Meet With Governor Of Illinois Over Education Funding

On Monday (27Feb17) the 23-year-old hip hop star announced he had scheduled a meeting with Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner later this week. "I'm meeting privately with the governor Wednesday," Chance wrote...

Chance The Rapper Regrets His Only Tattoo

The No Problem hitmaker admits he is so ashamed of the chest tattoo, he tries to keep it hidden away. "It's a backwards tattoo," he explains to Yahoo!'s Katie Couric. "It says,...

Chance The Rapper Buys Out Chicago Theatre For Get Out

The No Problem hitmaker has been raving about the comedian's directorial debut online, and he gave the release a big boost this weekend by inviting fans to view the movie on his dime....

Chance The Rapper Buys Out Entire Get Out Screenings

Chance The Rapper has paid for members of the public to see screenings of 'Get Out'.The 23-year-old star is a huge fan of the race-conscious horror movie and he took to Twitter to reveal just...

Skepta To Headline Wireless Festival 2017 With Chance The Rapper And The Weeknd

He may have gone home empty-handed from the BRIT Awards last night, but Skepta’s profile is set to grow even further with the announcement that he is to headline the 2017 Wireless Festival in London...

The Weeknd To Headline Wireless Festival

The Weeknd, Chance the Rapper and Skepta will headline Wireless Festival 2017.The 'Starboy' hitmaker will take to the stage on Sunday 9 July as part of the three-day event held between July 7 and July...

Iheartradio Music Awards Release Best New Artist Finalists

The annual awards show take place next Sunday (5Mar17) with Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran and Bruno Mars all lined up to perform at the bash.The 2017 nominations were revealed in January, with Drake leading the...

Chance The Rapper Turns Down $10m

Chance The Rapper has turned down $10 million advances.The 'Cocoa Butter Kisses' hitmaker has reportedly been inundated with offers from record labels since he won three Grammy Awards - Best New Artist, Best Rap Performance...

Chance The Rapper: 'I Don't Want Chicago To Become A Trump Warzone'

Shortly after his inauguration last month (Jan17), the President vowed to send federal agents to Chicago to tackle the violence in the city, but Chance insists his hometown needs funding, not a war....

Funnyman And Prankster Eric Andre Confirms He's Dating Rosario Dawson

The host of America's The Eric Andre Show went public with the romance on Valentine's Day (14Feb17), posting a photo of his girlfriend on social media. He added the caption: "The undisputed...

Chance The Rapper Announces Spring 2017 North American Tour

Following his spectacular win at last weekend’s Grammy Awards, rising hip-hop star Chance The Rapper is capitalising by announcing a string of live dates in North America for this spring – but is not calling...

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