- Name: Chance The Rapper
- Age: 24 years old
- Height: 5ft 11in (181 cm)
- Occupation: Rapper
- Net Worth: US $5 Million
- Status: Alive
Chance The Rapper is an American rapper, singer and songwriter. He was born Chancelor Bennett on April 16, 1993 in Chicago, Illinois. His parents Lisa and Ken Bennett supported his decision to become a rapper. He has a younger brother named Taylor. Chance spent his early childhood in the neighborhood of West Chatham. He attended Jones College Prep High School where he participated in various talent shows. He was a fan of soul and jazz music before listening to Kanye West‘s hip-hop album ‘The College Dropout’ in 2004. Other musical influences include James Brown, Prince, Eminem and Kirk Franklin.
Chance released his first official mixtape, 10 Day, in April 2012. The compilation created quite the buzz, catching the attention of Complex and Forbes magazine. His second mixtape, Acid Rap, was released a year later in April 2013. The mixtape has been downloaded over a million times and was nominated for Best 2013 Mixtape at the BET Hip Hop Awards. It was ranked #26 by Rolling Stones on their annual list of top 50 albums. Chance’s third mixtape, Coloring Book, aka ‘Chance 3’ was released in May 2016. He performed the song “Blessings” on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon prior to the album’s release.
Chance was listed on XXL Magazine’s annual freshman class for 2013 alongside Kevin Gates, Rich Homie Quan, and several others. He was also ranked #7 on the Forbes 30 under 30 music list in 2005. Chance is the lead singer of the band, The Social Experiment. The group’s debut studio album, Surf, was self-released in May 2015 on iTunes. Chance has made television appearances on shows like The Eric Andre Show, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and Saturday Night Live. He voiced “Bob Marley” in the animated television series, Black Dynamite, in 2014. Chance won three Grammy Awards in February 2017 for ‘Best New Artist’, ‘Best Rap Album’ and ‘Best Rap Performance’.
Chance The Rapper is 5ft 11in tall and he has a net worth of $5 million. He donated $1 million to Chicago Public Schools in March 2017. Chance began dating ‘Kirsten Corley’ in 2013. The two welcomed a daughter named ‘Kinsley’ in September 2015.
Chance The Rapper Age, Birthday, Wiki
- Birth Name: Chancelor Bennett
- Birthday: April 16, 1993
- How Old : Age: 24 years old
- Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Aries
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 11in (181 cm)
- Occupation: Rapper, Sionger, Songwriter
- Years Active: 2010-present
- Net Worth 2017: US $5 Million
- Partner(s): Kirsten Corley
- Death-O-Meter: Alive
- Official Site: chanceraps.com