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NME Festival blog: Watch Chance the Rapper join Death Cab For Cutie at Lollapalooza for live debut of “Do You Remember”

Chance made the surprise appearance on the second night of the Chicago festival Chance The Rapper joined Death Cab For Cutie on stage at Lollapalooza yesterday (August 2) for the live debut of their recent collaboration ‘Do You Remember’. Making a surprise appearance on the second night of the Chicago festival, Chance told the crowd: […]

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The Guardian festival blog: Splendour in the Grass 2019: Tame Impala is transcendent while Chance the Rapper bails | Music

Byron Bay treated Splendour in the Grass punters to three days of immaculate sunshine, but the storms came nevertheless. Wolfmother performed an early afternoon amphitheatre set with a comfortable energy that suggested they simply left their amps on stage in 2008 and just plugged right back in, saying, “Yup, this is us.” They knew what […]

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The Guardian festival blog: British jazz gets a chance to shine at Glastonbury | Music

British jazz groups have brought a new interpretation of the genre – meshing it with dance music, grime, hip-hop and dancehall – to the masses at Glastonbury festival. In a watershed moment for a genre once confined to the margins of the festival and the larger British musical landscape, notable jazz acts including Sons of […]

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NME Festival blog: Calling all new talent: Do you want to play at Mad Cool 2019? Well here’s your chance…

Get involved in the Mad Cool Talent UK competition Offering new, unsigned and rising artists the chance to perform at one of Europe’s premiere music festivals, registration is about to open for the Mad Cool Talent UK competition. NME are among the journalists who’ll be judging this year’s competition, giving fresh talent the chance to […]

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NME Festival blog: Calling all K-pop fans – here’s your chance to win tickets to BLACKPINK’s first ever London show

The BLACKPINK 2019 World Tour with Kia [In Your Area] will arrive in Wembley in May BLACKPINK are set to hold their first ever concert in London and you could have the chance to be there, courtesy of Kia Motors UK. Fresh from making history at this year’s Coachella festival, the K-pop girl group will […]

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NME Festival blog: Solange and Chance The Rapper lead Lovebox Festival line-up for 2019

They’re all heading to Gunnersbury Park…. The Lovebox Festival line-up has been announced for 2019, and it’s led by headliners Solange and Chance The Rapper. The London festival returns to Gunnersbury Park on July 12 and 13 – with Solange and Chance headlining those dates respectively. There’s an impressive array of acts further down the […]

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NME Festival blog: Chance The Rapper hits out at Tumblr for hypocrisy in banning porn but not ‘murder’

He says he sees people murdered ‘every day’ Chance The Rapper has slammed Tumblr’s decision to ban pornography, claiming violence still remains rife throughout the site. The social media platform has a reputation as often being a hub for explicit and pornographic materials, but this week revealed a reversal on its policy. “Adult content primarily […]

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NME Festival blog: Watch Chance the Rapper appear in a new video about the US midterms

The video explains the process of voting in the upcoming midterms Chance the Rapper has appeared in a new video which explains how to vote in the upcoming US midterm elections. Chance appears in the clip with Steph Curry, which featured on HBO’s ‘Pod Save America’. Both made a cameo appearance in Akilah Hughs’ ‘Democracy […]

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