“They screamin’, “Chano for mayor,” I’m thinkin’ maybe I should,” Chance The Rapper exclaimed on his song “Somewhere in Paradise” in 2015. And now it might actually happen.  Fans have started a petition on chano4mayor.com urging Chance to run for the mayor of Chicago and take on incumbent mayor Rahm Emanuel by launching “Hey Chance, […]

A praying grandmother is nothing to be reckoned with. Chance the Rapper knows… In an interview with his Chicago hometown radio station, WGCI, Chance revealed a prayer his grandmother offered God after not agreeing with his lifestyle. “She said I don’t know exactly what you’re doing, but I don’t like it. So I’m going to […]

There is a fun hashtag on social media that is trending right now #SoGoneChallenge. This is how it works.  You record a video of yourself free-styling to singer Monica’s classic hit “So Gone” and tag it with the hashtag #SoGoneChallenge.  May sound strange/weird but everybody is having so much fun doing it, even Monica herself, […]


The Chicago area teen banned from her high school prom is finally getting her big day at the dance. Taiylar Ball was banned from her prom at Homewood-Flossmoor High School in suburban Chicago for using the n-word in a spoken word poem during a school talent show a few weeks ago. Ball was, however, allowed to […]

Buzzing Chicago artist Chance The Rapper (pictured) was instrumental in a social media campaign that led to a quieting of the escalating gun violence in…