Chance The Rapper Confirms Upcoming Collaborations w/ James Blake, Wyclef + More In BBC Radio 1Xtra Interview
Chance The Rapper has confirmed that he’s not going any where, any time soon. In a a recent interview with DJ Semtex on BBC Radio 1Xtra, the rapper they call Chance waxed about his recent tour stop in London, how Chicago’s music scene has come up as of late (with Semtex even calling it the new New York,) some of the demo-ish tracks he’s let loose recently ( see “Home Studio,” “THOTTY” and “I Am Very Very Lonely”) and how he turned Justin Bieber’s “Confident” into a certified banger.
Once we get through the topical stuff, Chance reveals that he’s got close to half a dozen features and collaborations in the works with the likes of his roommate and longtime homie James Blake, Jessie Ware, Wyclef, J. Cole and Germany’s ill electronic outfit BOYS NOIZE to gear us up for his inevitable major label debut. So if ya ain’t heard enough of him yet, prepare to get your fill alongside some of the realm’s most talented singers, songrwriters and producers, continuing a tried and true legacy of what is perhaps the illest feature game in hip-hop. Listen to the entirety of the interview below and be sure to stay tuned, as it’s clear Chance will be in our ears for a longtime coming.