Chance the Rapper was born on April 16, 199 in the United States of America. He is a Professional Rapper, and his income of wealth comes from rapping.
He has a unique hip-hop style where he started his career at a very younger age. He has grown tremendously in just a few years and is a great inspiration for upcoming hip-hop musicians.
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Some of the highlights of this rapper’s career are:
- BET Awards and Humanitarian Award in the year 2017
- Grammy Awards for Best New Artist in the year 2017
- Prime time Emmy Awards for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics in the year 2017 for nomination
- Grammy Awards for Best Rap Performance in the year 2017
- Grammy Awards for Best Rap Album in the year 2017
- Kids’ Choice Awards for the year Favorite Song in the year 2018 for nomination
Chance the Rapper Net Worth
Chance the Rapper has a net worth of $25 million as of 2020. He is a high-paid rapper in recent years throughout the world. $50 million was earned by him in just two years between 2017 and 2019 alone.
He also earned $32 million in just two years between 2016 and 2018 from various works endeavors.
He also earned more from other sources like recording, touring, and various other endorsements as income-earning $54 million.
He released his first mixtape in 2011 called 10 Day, replicating his tremendous works, and gained a lot of support from the audience, which also got featured in Forbes.
His mixtape Acid Rap which got released in the year 2013, was also considered a masterpiece in his career.
His work got nominated in BET award for being downloaded more than one million. The mixtape hit Billboard charts in 63rd position.
Paranoia was also a huge hit that got released because of the Internet album. He also released a short film in 2015 with a movie titled Mr. Happy.
The surf was also released in his album, where he collaborated with Lil B. Angel song’s debut was done on The Late Show, where Stephen Colbert also collaborated with him.
Famous and Waves was also written by him in 2016. Coloring Book was released in 2016 where he went to World Tour in San Diego.
He also rapped with many artists, where he won three Grammys for the categories of Best New Artist, Best Rap Performance, and Best Rap Album.
In 2018, he got a hometown newspaper Chicagoist where he is also interested in acting.
His full name is Chancelor Jonathan Bennett. He was born in Chicago, Illinois. His mother Lisa Bennett worked as an Attorney General and was a great support to his son.
Ken Williams-Bennett, his father, served as a Senator for Barack Obama. They lived in a middle-class neighborhood in the place West Chatham.
His father worked for the past President Barack Obama during his first term. The fame Michael Jackson was his idol from early life after watching Billie Holiday and Sam Cooke.
He started rapping in the sixth grade and formed a hip-hop duo ‘Instrumentality’ during his freshman year along with his friends which also rocked on the internet.
He struggled a lot in his early life as his father did not support pursuing his dream as a musician. But he always dreamed of a stable career with good educational background.
He is a devotional person who belongs to the religion of Christianity where he often refers to Jesus in many of his own written songs.
He lived in North Hollywood with James Blake who is also a musician. He was a recreational drug user but later he quit it.
He started dating Kirsten Corley in the year 2013 where they have two children. They broke up in the year 2016, but rejoined and got married in the year 2019.
He only remained and sustained in the music industry but though he was a successful rapper with an enormous fan following owing to his good nature and versatile talent.
He quickly grabbed everyone’s heart and become one of the most successful rappers in the industry.