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Chance The Rapper

Given NameChancelor Bennett
Date of BirthApr 16, 1993 - Age 27
HometownChicago, Illinois

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  • Chance's good friend, Rodney, was stabbed and killed in front of him, a fact he referenced in the somber, "Acid Rain."
  • His ten-day suspension from school during his senior year prompted his debut mixtape, entitled, "10 Day."
  • "The College Dropout," by Kanye West was the first rap album Chance ever heard and remains a large influence on him.
  • Childish Gambino discovered his first mixtape and asked him to be his opening act for Gambino's 2012 U.S. tour.
  • Selling weed was a large source of Chance's income before his music took off. He maintains that it provided a steadier source of income than he has now.