Z Artist Spotlight: Chance the Rapper
Z107.3 wants to take the time to give you a little more information about the artists that you hear all day, everyday on Bangor's #1 Hit Music Station.
This week we put the artist spotlight on Chance the Rapper.
REAL NAME: Chancelor Jonathan Bennett
BIRTH DATE: April 16, 1993
WHERE FROM: Chicago, Illinois
MUSICAL LINKS: Childish Gambino, Kanye West, Macklemore, Skrillex, Cardi B, Backstreet Boys, Ed Sheeran
TO THE POINT POINTS:
- Chance has won 3 Grammy Awards in 2017 for: Best New Artist, Best Rap Performance for "No Problem" featuring Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz, and Best Rap Album for Coloring Book
- Chance's dad was once an aide to President Obama when Obama was mayor of Chicago
- The first rap album he ever listened to was Kanye West's The College Dropout
Here is a few tunes that will sound familiar to you, the Z listener.