Chance the Rapper’s net worth has many of us curious, since he seems to have come out of nowhere-and he usually stays under the radar when he isn’t performing.
As one of the most decorated artists of his generation, Chance, born Chancelor Johnathan Bennett, has won three Grammys and been nominated for a host of other awards.
He’s getting to show a different side of himself with his new judging position on The Voice. Now that he’ll be earning lots of new fans, we need to know how much he’s earning!
Chance the Rapper became famous by what means?
As a teenager, Chance the Rapper knew he wanted to work in music. He recorded his first mixtape, 10 Day, while still in high school. It earned him some attention in the underground hip-hop scene when it was released in 2012. On “They Don’t Like Me,” Chance appeared on Childish Gambino’s sixth mixtape Royalty in the same year, further increasing his popularity.
A mixtape titled Acid Rap, released in 2013, earned him mainstream recognition. With this album, he reached No. 63 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and made XXL’s 2014 Freshman Class List without the backing of a major label. Rolling Stone named it No. 26 on its 2013 best albums list.
In 2016, the rapper’s mixtape Coloring Book won the Grammy for Best Rap Album, further cementing his status as a major rap player.