Chancellor Jonathan Bennett, also known as Chance the Rapper, is an American rapper, actor, singer, songwriter, and activist. He is well known by his second mixtape Acid Rap and third mixtape Coloring Book which also gained critical praise. In addition, he is the winner of three Grammy awards including the Best Rap Album. With the huge earning around millions of dollars, the multi-talented artist has maintained an impressive net worth in his life.
Chancellor Jonathan Bennett was born on April 16, 1993, in Chicago, Illinois, United States. His family includes father Ken Williams-Bennett, mother Lisa Bennett and a younger brother Taylor Bennett, an American rapper. His father worked for Barack Obama when he was senator and mom worked for Illinois Attorney General.
He belongs to American nationality and African-American by ethnicity. His birth sign is Aries.
The American rapper had an interest in music since childhood and often listen to Michael Jackson, Billie Holiday, Sam Cooke and other singers. He diverted to hip hop music after listening Through the Wire by Kanye West on the radio.
As for his education, he graduated from Jones College Prep High School in Chicago, Illinois, United States.
Chance married his long time girlfriend Kirsten Corley on March 9, 2019, at the Pelican Hill Resort in California. Kanye West and Kim Kardashian were present in the marriage ceremony.
The pair started dating since 2013 and engaged after five years on July 4, 2018, eventually getting married in 2019. Chance fathered to his child Kensli in September 2015. There were contradictions between husband and wife however, they settled in the court in 2017.
The American rapper is now spending much of his time with his daughter and going on outings.
According to Wealthgorilla, Chance The Rapper has accumulated the net worth of over $33 million, as of July 2019. The main source of his earnings is from albums, singles, performances, and tours. Well, he has amassed millions of dollars in his career and has maintained such impressive wealth in his life.
Moreover, he owns a 4,500 sq. ft. condo in Streeterville neighborhood, Chicago worth $4 million. Another house he owns is located in North Hollywood, California.
The American rapper also has several cars such as Lamborghini Aventador that cost $391,000 and Roll Royce Wraith worth $317,000. Some of his other car collection includes Range Rover and Toyota Land Cruiser.
Chance made professional debut in the music industry in 2011 through his mixtape 10 Day which was critically acclaimed and also mentioned in Forbes Magazine.
Following the, he released his one the most popular mixtape Acid Rap on April 30, 2013, which became his turning point and nominated for BET Award. The song was downloaded over 1.5 million times.
In June of the same year, he featured in MySpace commercial alongside, Mac Miller, Pharrell Williams, and Schoolboy Q. He also appeared in the short film Mr. Happy as Victor in 2015.
In the same year, he released the album Surf on May 28, 2015, for free on the American iTunes Exclusive. The album was loved by the people and got a score of 86 by Metacritic.
The American rapper also shared the stage with fellow rapper Kendrick Lamar and band Earth, Wind & Fire. He collaborated with hip hop artist Lil B and released a mixtape on August 5, 2015.
Furthermore, Chance featured in Kanye West’s album The Life of Pablo and wrote some of the songs such as Famous and Waves in 2016. In the same year, he released his album Coloring Book which got him a Grammy Award for Best Rap Album.
He is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, actor, and activist, best known for his mixtapes such as Acid Rap and Coloring Book.
He is 26 years old, as of 2019.
He stands 5 feet 10 inches or 178 centimeters tall and his body weighs around 82 kg or 180 lbs.
Chance the Rapper is married to Kirsten Corley.
Chance the Rapper has estimated net worth of $33 million as of July 2019.