Chancellor Jonathan Bennett is his birth name.
United States of America
5 feet 10 inches(178cm)
Rapper, Singer, Songwriter
According to the networthobserver, the net worth of Chance the Rapper is approximately $33 million. He made his name by known as a famous American Musician, unique for his hip-hop style.
Chancellor Jonathan Bennett took birth in Chicago, Illinois on 16th of April 1993. His father wanted that Rapper got proper education and had a stable career but he wanted to be a musician and his father did not approve of his dreams.
Chancellor attended his school at Jones Prep High School and during his studies, he generated his hip-hop duo ‘Instrumentality’ and this content posted on the internet.
His father once served as Chicago’s former Mayor and Senator’s assistant and now he is the Vice Mayor of the Mayor.
- Father: Ken Williams-Bennett (Former Assistant of Chicago’s Mayor and Senator)
- Mother: Lisa Bennett (Assistant of Illinois Attorney General)
- Siblings: One brother (Taylor Bennett, Rapper)
- Wife: Kirsten Corley (March 2019)
- Children: Two daughters (Kensli Bennett, Marli)
His very first mixtape as ‘10 Day’, when was released in 2011, it got luxurious reviews from the support of the audience and also listed in a column in Forbes Magazine.
In 2013, his next mixtape ‘Acid Rap’ was released as a masterpiece, was downloaded more than one million times and also got a nomination in BET Awards. This mixtape got position no.63 on the Billboard charts and quoted in the Rolling Stone and NPR Music’s 50 most fav albums of 2013.
In the same year, he discharged another mixtape ‘Paranoia’ which was displayed on Childish Gambino’s ‘Because of the Internet’ album.
After that, in 2015, he discharged a short film named; ‘Mr. Happy’, which indicates someone’s life who had negative thoughts like getting suicide and had depression until Mr. Happy comes along. Also, in the same year, another album ‘Surf’ discharged and attached it with Lil B. He appeared in his song ‘Angels’ at the platform of ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ and somewhere on Saturday Night Live performance.
In 2016, Chancellor displayed in Kanye West’s ‘The Life of Pablo’ and delivered some songs including albums ‘Waves’ and ‘Famous’. Within some time, being with Kanye West, he advertised on Ryan Lewis and Macklemore’s album named; ‘Unruly Mess I have Made’.
In the same year, his next mixtape named; ‘Coloring Book’ come out. After that, he decided to go to San Diego for Magnificent Coloring World Tour.
At the next, he has to play the role of voice in the next animated film ‘Trolls World Tour’ which will be released in 2020.
Here are some best focal points and Awards in Chance the Rapper’s Career:
|2017||Best Awards||Humanitarian Award||Won|
|2017||Grammy Awards||Best New Artist||Won|
|2017||Primetime Emmy Awards||Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics||Nominated|
|2017||Grammy Awards||Best Rap Performance||Won|
|2017||Grammy Awards||Best Rap Album||Won|
|2018||Kids’ Choice Awards||Favorite Song||Nominated|