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Kanye West Airpool Karaoke

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While traveling back to Los Angeles with his choir, Kanye West is found making a stop to pick up The Late Late Show host James Corden for a ride on his plane. During their flight, Kanye talks about his faith in God, how he started Sunday Service, his marriage to Kim Kardashian, and having more kids. He also entertains Corden with a selection of songs from his magnificent choir. Take a look.

Chance The Rapper "Hot Shower" feat MadeinTYO & DaBaby

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Coming off a big weekend, as a host and musical guest on SNL, Chance The Rapper hits the scene with a hilarious new video from his Big Day project called "Hot Shower." It's directed by Reel Goats and it features guest appearances from MadeinTYO and DaBaby. Take a look and share your laughs. 

Parkay "Big League" feat. Ty Money & Dano Cashh

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Creeping through the city streets in that all white big body, Chicago rapper Parkay delivers his brand new visual for "Big League." It's shot and directed by Will Gates of Open World Films and it feature guest appearances from Ty Money and Atlanta's own Dano Cashh along with a cameo appearance from Chi-town Shake. Take a look at the new video below and don't forget to share your comments.

Kanye West Performs "Use This Gospel" With The Clipse & Kenny G At Sunday Service

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In support of his latest new LP Jesus Is King, Kanye West took his "Sunday Service Experience" to the LA Forum today in Inglewood, CA. During his visit, the reborn-again rapper, alongside his choir, put on an incredible event in front of a large crowd. He performed songs from his new album and he also brought out The Clipse and legendary saxophonist Kenny G to join him for "Use This Gospel." 
Check out the clips below and don't forget to share your comments.

Chance The Rapper Talks About Chicago Teachers Strike & More On SNL

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Chance The Rapper made his way back to SNL last night; but this time he appeared as the host and musical guest. During his visit, he took play in some hilarious skits and performed a couple of songs off his new album The Big Day. He also talked about the Chicago Teachers Strike and created a new song about his hometown called 2nd City in his monologue. Take a look below and share comments. 

Nike Celebrates Sport Icons With New Pop-Up Diner "Chicago Style"

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Nike continues to push the culture forward. Last year, they transformed an old church in Chicago into a facility for kids and this year, they turn Lulu's Hot Dogs into a "Chicago-Style" Pop-Up Diner. 
Located at 1000 S. Leavitt, this hot spot pays homage to Chicago sport icons and celebrates young leaders that are making a difference across the city with the motto "Sport Changes Everything." 
On yesterday, we stopped by the "Chicago-Style" diner, on the Near West Side, and we were very impressed at what we saw. 
During our visit, we checked out some awesome sports memorabilia, while eating some really great food. We also talked with some of Chicago's next generation of leaders, who made an appearance.
McKinley Nelson: Founder of Project Swish Chicago which used basketball to keep kids off the streets. Ixhelt Gonzalez: Youngest member of the U.S. Women's wheelchair basketball team and 2020 Olympic hopeful. Monyett Crump: Founder of Reveal Dance Ch…

Kanye West Announces New Release Date for "Jesus Is King" Album

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Is Kanye West ready to drop Jesus Is King? According to his Twitter account, the highly anticipated LP is set to drop on Oct. 25th, which is the same day as his IMAX film release titled the same name. The project was originally set for September 29th but it never seen the light of day; I guess we will have to wait and see on Friday. Until then, check out Kanye's tweet below and leave your comments.

Juice WRLD Collaborates With McDonald's And Brings "Beat Of My City" Tour To Chicago

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As promised, Juice Wrld brings free concert series Beat Of My City tour to his hometown, Chicago. The event took place on Oct. 17th and it was hosted by radio personality Tone Kapone and DJ Oreo. 
This initiative was in partnership with McDonald's and it was put together to bring artists back to their hometowns to perform for their fans and give back to the communities that shaped them.
During the event, fans walked in the facility, at Vertiport Chicago, feeling good and excited about the evening. They got the chance to take pictures next to cool props, play arcade games, and got free customized t-shirts, in addition to getting free cheeseburgers and fries, compliments of McDonald's.
Shortly after 9:00pm, Juice Wrld hit the stage with a high powered live band performance and he didn't disappoint his fans, as they chanted and sang every song, including his hit "Lucid Dreams." 
I'm telling you, the Beat Of My City event was a huge turnout and it even had some …

Kanye West "Jesus Is King" Film Coming To An IMAX Near You

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For the past month, Kanye West has been popping up everywhere promoting his upcoming LP Jesus Is King, as well as, holding exclusive one-off screenings of his new IMAX film titled the same name. Now, we hear he's expecting to release the film in the United States and fans will get a chance to see it in selected IMAX theaters, for a limited time, on October 25, according to an Imax announcement.
"IMAX® is releasing the all new Kanye West film, "JESUS IS KING," exclusively IMAX theatres. Filmed in the summer of 2019, "JESUS IS KING" brings Kanye West's famed Sunday Service to life in the Roden Crater, visionary artist James Turrell's never-before-seen installation in Arizona's Painted Desert."
IMAX also went on to say, "This one-of-a-kind experience features songs arranged by West in the gospel tradition along with new music from his forthcoming album "JESUS IS KING."
We hear tickets are available now so head over to jesusiski…

[New Video] Dreezy "Love Someone" feat. Jacquees

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Directed by JD Films and Logan Meis, Chicago rapper Dreezy releases a brand new video for all her fans called "Love Someone." It feature a guest appearance from R&B singer Jacquees and it's taken off her latest project Big Dreez, which can be found on all streaming platforms. Take a look below.

Chance The Rapper Joins T.I. & Cardi B On Netflix Competition Series "Rhythm + Flow"

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Chance The Rapper has been known for selling out concerts and winning awards at the Grammys and now, he's joining Cardi B and T.I. to look for the next big talent on Rhythm + Flow. It's a brand new hip hop competition on Netflix and it's changing the way for artists to break into the business.
In this 3-week series, undiscovered talent will get the opportunity to shoot their shot and they will be judged by Chance, T.I., and Cardi, along with other hip hop icons. Once they make it past auditions, they'll go on to compete in more challenges to see who got what it takes to make it in the rap game.

Check out the first episodes on October 9th and the following shows on October 16th and the 23rd.


[New Video] Juice WRLD "Bandit" feat. NBA Youngboy

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From the Chi to the swamps, Lyrical Lemonade presents a new collaborative effort from Juice Wrld and NBA Youngboy. The new video is called "Bandit" and it's directed and edited by Cole Bennett. Take a look at the visual below and don't forget to share your comments. This joint goes hard!!!

[New Video] Lil Durk "Bora Bora"

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Balling with ladies on yachts and private jets, Chicago rapper Lil Durk delivers his brand new visual for 'Bora Bora." It's directed by Rock Davis and it's taken off his Love Songs 4 The Streets 2 project. Take a look at Lil Durk's new video "Bora Bora" below and don't forget to share your comments.

[New Video] Iman Shumpert "Doorways"

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Many of us know Iman Shumpert as a 2016 NBA Champion and the husband of R&B singer Teyana Taylor; but now, the Chicago native is taking a shot at rapping. Today, we get his brand new video for "Doorways." It's directed by Stephen Mykal and it's produced by Apollo. Take a look below.