Chance The Rapper (Chancelor Jonathan Bennett) is an American rapper, singer, philanthropist, record producer and actor who began to gain recognition following the release of his second mixtape Acid Rap. In May 2016, Bennett released his third mixtape Coloring Book to critical acclaim. It earned him three Grammy Awards, including Best Rap Album. Coloring Book became the first streaming-only album to receive a nomination for, and win, a Grammy. For more information, read the article below.
Before Fame: He began to gain recognition in 2013.
Chance The Rapper Parents/Ethnicity/Religion
He was born in Chicago, Illinois to Ken Williams-Bennett, an aide to former Chicago mayor Harold Washington and then-Senator Barack Obama, and Lisa Bennett, a secretary for the office of Illinois Attorney General.
Chance The Rapper Affair/Dating/Girlfriend
Profile / Wiki / Information
- Full Name: Chancelor Jonathan Bennett
- Nicknames: Chance The Rapper
- Birthday: April 16, 1993
- Age: 24 years old
- Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, Us
- Current Residence: United States
- Education: Not Available
- Profession: Rapper, singer, record producer, actor
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity/Race: Black
- Religion: Jewish
- Zodiac: Aries
- Spouse/Wife: Not Available
- Girlfriend/Dating: Kirsten Corley
- Children: Not Available
- Net Worth: Not Available
- Height: 5 feet 10 inches
- Weight: 77 kg
- Feet Size: Not Available
- Dress Size: Not Available
- Shoe Size: Not Available
- Chest Size: 40 inches
- Arms: 34 cm
- Waist: 31 inches
- Hair Color: Black
- Eye Color: Black
Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know
- In 2013, he began to gain recognition following the release of his second mixtape, Acid Rap.
- In May 2016, Bennett released his third mixtape Coloring Book to critical acclaim. It earned him three Grammy Awards, including Best Rap Album. Coloring Book became the first streaming-only album to receive a nomination for, and win, a Grammy.
- During his senior year in high school, he was suspended from school for 10 days for possession of marijuana on the campus.
- In April 2016, he met with then US President Barack Obama to hold a discussion on My Brother’s Keeper Challenge, which among other things aims to promote racial justice.
- In March 2017, he opened up about his intention to donate 1 million dollars to Chicago Public Schools to balance out the lack of government funding.
Something I try to instill in others is to just be a good person. It’s a decision you make a million times a day. But if you just keep trying, good stuff comes to you in an ordained way.