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Chicagoans are coming together like Voltron.

After receiving the illest shout-out at the RBC Ottawa Bluesfest, Chance The Rapper has confirmed that he’s now working on a collaborative effort with one of his idols – Kanye West.

Over the weekend, a video of Chance celebrating an official cosign from Kanye surfaced on the ‘net.

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After having his talent validated by Kanye, Chance stopped by Chicago’s local talk show Windy City LIVE! to discuss his new Surf album and of course, ‘Ye came up in the conversation.

“Me and Kanye and a lot of Chicago artists are working on a collaborative effort that will be released tentatively,” he said. 

Chance is scheduled to perform at multiple music festivals over the summer. While ‘Ye and Chance pump out a banger, we’re still waiting for Kanye to release a follow-up to his 2013 album Yeezus

Watch Chance talk about his collaboration with Kanye below.


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