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The generous gift giving was done at Chance’s monthly event “Open Mike Night” that he hosts through his charity #SocialWorks to commemorate the passing of his mentor, “Brother Mike” Hopkins. 300 students at a local high school received unreleased Jordan 11 sneakers. Keep up the good work Chance!! Related Stories: Chance The Rapper Sings To […]

Looks like Kandi wasn’t lying when she said she wasn’t going to be on the upcoming Xscape album, because she had plans of doing Broadway. Monday she announced that she will be joining the cast of “Chicago” in New York. According to People Magazine she will be playing the role of Mama Morton. Starting in January, […]

Sad news for the 80’s and 90’s babies… The Winslow family’s home was recently approved for a demolition permit request by its homeowners. Wile the sitcom was set in Chicago, filming actually took place in California. Related Stories: “Family Matters” Actress Engaged To Raz-B’s Brother, Ricky Romance T.I. Will Star In New TV Show “Atlanta’s […]

A tragic case unfolded in Chicago's Southside neighborhood earlier this month in the fatal shooting of Circuit Court of Cook County Judge Raymond Myles.

An argument escalated to a tragedy in one Chicago community on Sunday. In the Burnside neighborhood on the South Side, Donald Johnson, 22, was arguing with his 43-year-old father over who would walk the dog that morning. Eventually, the intensity increased and both family members shot each other at about 8:20 a.m., according to Chicago police […]

“They screamin’, “Chano for mayor,” I’m thinkin’ maybe I should,” Chance The Rapper exclaimed on his song “Somewhere in Paradise” in 2015. And now it might actually happen.  Fans have started a petition on chano4mayor.com urging Chance to run for the mayor of Chicago and take on incumbent mayor Rahm Emanuel by launching “Hey Chance, […]

Chance the Rapper has his hands involved in a lot of positive things these days. The Chicago native recently began speaking out about and supporting Chicago’s public school system when the news broke that they were experiencing some financial troubles. A group of local fans are now asking Chance to try his hand in politics. […]

Facebook Live went from a fun, live streaming tool to becoming video evidence for law enforcement. Unfortunately, Chicago Police know that all too well after charging a 14-year-old boy for his role in an alleged gang rape of a 15-year-old girl that was streamed on Facebook Live. According to NBC News, authorities said the attack involved five or six males. Police […]

A Chicago teen has been arrested in connection with the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl that was streamed on Facebook Live.

Chance the Rapper announces the launch of the New Chance Arts and Literature Fund for Chicago public schools.

Quanna Brown, a mother of three, says she was in severe pain after the surgery as puss and infection began to settle in.

The Grammy award-winning Chicago-bred rapper's claim to fame, has always been not being signed to a major label.