The rising Chicago star is prepping something big for the followup to his critically acclaimed mixtape, Acid Rap …
Being that Chance the Rapper‘s breakthrough, Acid Rap, was a free mixtape, it is unclear exactly what shape his next offering will be. Logic would point to a major label debut, but Chance also doesn’t seem traditional in many ways.
NME points out the Chicago rap sensation told DJ Semtex on his BBC Radio 1Xtra show that “It’s not about how you release it, it’s about making sure it’s dope content,” in discussing his new music, keeping the details of what he is working on under wraps, but spilling some of the people involved. “I’ve been working with Wyclef and did a little work with J. Cole,” Chance said, “and obviously James Blake. Everyone. Boys Noize, Jessie Ware.”