Chicago hip-hop royalty Chance The Rapper released his latest project on Friday. Titled The Big Day, it’s his first proper “album,” and includes a hit-parade of featured guests from Bon Iver and Death Cab for Cutie’s Ben Gibbard to John Legend, Ari Lennox, Randy Newman and James Taylor. Seriously.
It’s a ridiculous listen with a lot to unpack, and we’ll have plenty of time to do that over the next couple months before Chance launches a fall tour in support of the album. Continue reading →