On Sunday, Chancelor Johnathan Bennett, also known by his stage name, Chance the Rapper, made history by becoming the first artist to win a Grammy without selling any physical copies of his album, Coloring Book. His Grammy wins were allowed due to a recent change in the rule book. Previously, artists who released their work solely on streaming platforms such as Spotify and Apple Music were ineligible for the awards.
Chance’s three Grammy wins are impressive not only for their historic timing. They are also impressive due to the way in which he went about winning them. Continue reading “Chance the Rapper: A Virtuous Light on the Hill”