Photos: Chance The Rapper Hosts Open Mic in Chicago with King Louie & Hannibal Buress

BY TER STAFF

Chance The Rapper
Photo by Andrew Baker/The Early Registration

Yesterday Chicago’s Chance The Rapper continued to give back to his city, by hosting his first “Open Mike” event. From raising $100,000 for Chicago schools, to attending Big Sean and Donda’s House‘s “Behind the Mic” event for young Chicago artists, Chance always puts on for his city. Last night though, Chance and the Young Chicago Authors gave local high school students a night that they would not forget, as the Chicago Cultural Center was packed with nearly 300 young artists. In addition to young musicians, poets, and comedians getting on the mic, some of the pros got to hit the stage too. Chicago comedian Hannibal Buress and rapper King Louie both performed for the young crowd, and SAVEMONEY‘s Vic Mensa was even in attendance.

Check out our photos below as we sent our photographer Andrew Baker to capture some of the best moments last night, and be sure to stay tuned as this is just one of many similar events that Chance will host in Chicago.

Photos by Andrew Baker/The Early Registration

"Open Mike"
Chance empowers Chicago’s young artists
Hannibal Buress
Chicago’s own, Hannibal Buress
Vic Mensa
Vic Mensa in attendance
King Louie
“…King Louie, this is Chi right!?”

 

 

 

 

 

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