Chance The Rapper

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Born: 04/16/1993 in Chicago, Illinois, USA

Filmography

Actor (6)

Jimmy Kimmel Live 2016 (Tv Show)

Performer

Slice 2016 (Movie)

Dax Lycander (Actor)

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert 2015 - 2016 (Tv Show)

Performer

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2016 (Tv Show)

Performer

Saturday Night Live 2015 (Tv Show)

Performer

Milestones

2016

Third mixtape, Coloring Book, helped to chance Recording Academy rules about streaming-only albums and eligibility for Grammy Awards.

2013

Second mixtape, Acid Rap, is downloaded over 1 million times

2011

Issued first mixtape, 10 Day

Bonus Trivia

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Selected as Outstanding Youth of the Year by Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

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Listed as No. 7 on Forbes' "30 Under 30" ranking.

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Co-wrote five songs on Kanye West's Life of Pablo LP.

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Counts gospel artist Kirk Franklin as his favorite composer.

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Starred in the 2015 short "Mr. Happy" by music video director Colin Tilley.

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His girlfriend, Kirsten, gave birth to a daughter, Kinsley, in 2015.

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Kanye West's College Dropout was the first hip-hop album he purchased; prior to that, he listened primarily to soul and jazz.

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