Chance the Rapper, Chicago, DuSable Museum of African American History, Entertainment, Grammy, Hip Hop -

Chance The Rapper donates Grammy Award to Chicago museum

Chance the Rapper, Chicago, DuSable Museum of African American History, Entertainment, Grammy, Hip Hop -

Chance The Rapper donates Grammy Award to Chicago museum

Chance The Rapper is donating his Grammy Award for best rap album to Chicago’s DuSable Museum of African American History.

According to the Chicago Sun-TimesChance, who has been on the board of trustees for the museum since January, surprised officials on Saturday when he made the announcement at the museum’s gala, during which he said that he wanted to the make the museum “a staple of African-American history.”

–Michelle Obama honors Chance The Rapper at BET Awards, rapper inspires with speech–

Chance won three Grammy awards in February: Best Rap Album, Best Rap Performance, and Best New Artist. He made history with his album, Coloring Book, when it became the first streaming-only album to win a Grammy, and he continues to break barriers as his career progresses.

Chance had been focused on giving back to the community and made headlines with his quest to improve the Chicago school system. He also recently received the BET Humanitarian Award at the 2017 BET Awards.

The post Chance The Rapper donates Grammy Award to Chicago museum appeared first on theGrio.


Leave a comment

Related Posts

Jalopnik How a Subprime Auto Lender Consumed Detroit With Debt and Turned Its Courthouse Into a Coll
Jalopnik How a Subprime Auto Lender Consumed Detroit With Debt and Turned Its Courthouse Into a Collections Agency | ...
Read More
Why Do White People Feel Entitled to Police Black People?
By now you have probably heard the story of what happened to D’Arreion Toles—a black man living in St. Louis—Friday n...
Read More
The Federal Government Is Spending A Fortune Protecting Confederate Cemeteries
The federal government is using our tax dollars to protect confederate cemeteries.The government has spent $3 million...
Read More
Simone Biles Makes USA Gymnastics History Again—and Makes the Organization’s President Recant Her Tweet on Colin Kaepernick
Simone Biles is a force to be reckoned with—in competition, and on Twitter. After once again upgrading her gymnastics...
Read More

Tags