Chance The Rapper Wants Suggestions For The Setlist For His "Acid Rap" Concert

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GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN - AUGUST 12: Chance the Rapper performs at Way out West on August 12, 2022 in Gothenburg, Sweden. (Photo by Julia Reinhart/WireImage)
Chance The Rapper wants to know what songs fans would like to hear at his "Acid Rap" concerts.

Chance The Rapper fielded suggestions from fans for songs to perform at the upcoming concerts he's holding in celebration of the 10th anniversary of Acid Rap. He says that he intends to run through the entirety of the iconic mixtape, but has time for a few more fan favorites from elsewhere in his discography.

"In addition to doing Acid Rap in full, I may do 3 or 4 songs at the concert that aren’t on there. Any suggestions?" One of the most liked suggestions was "Sunday Candy," which he dropped alongside Nico Segal and The Social Experiment back in 2015 for their album, Surf. Other suggestions included "Prom Night," "Summer Friends," "Same Drugs," "Juke Jam," and more. "Way way back when I saw you in 2013 you did a cold play cover. That would be awesome again!" one fan wrote.

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LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 26: Chance The Rapper attends the 2022 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 26, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Paras Griffin/Getty Images for BET)

Chance recently reflected on the making of Acid Rap during an interview with Complex. He detailed just had bad his dependency on drugs was at the time. “I probably would have died,” Chance The Rapper remarked to the publication. “Definitely, the way that I was living at that time. I had everything in excess. Right after I dropped the project, I went on a few tours where I really didn’t make any money. Then I went on my first tour, my headlining tour, where I made some money.”

“If I hadn’t had my spirit tugged on- literally- and a calling to become a better version of myself, then I would have died for sure,” Chance continued later in the interview. “Then I would just be the representative of acid and I’m so much more.”

Chance The Rapper Fields Suggestions

As for Chance's upcoming concerts, he'll be performing in Chicago, Los Angeles, and New York City at various times throughout the year. The Chicago show is set for August 19 at the United Center. The New York show will take place on August 26 at the Barclays Center. Finally, the LA show is on September 21 at the Forum.


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Cole Blake is currently an Editor at HotNewHipHop based out of Brooklyn, New York. He began working at the site as an intern back in 2018 while studying journalism at St. John’s University. In the time since, he’s graduated with a bachelor's degree and written extensively about a wide range of topics including pop culture, film & television, politics, video games, sports, and much more. He’s also covered music festivals such as Gov. Ball and Rolling Loud. You can find him publishing work for HNHH from Monday to Wednesday or on weekends. On the sports front, Cole’s a passionate NBA and NFL fan with his favorite teams being the Indianapolis Colts and Los Angeles Lakers. He also roots for the Yankees whenever he finds himself at Yankee Stadium or the Red Storm when in the company of other SJU alumni. His favorite hip-hop artists are billy woods, Earl Sweatshirt, Cam’ron, MIKE, and Mach-Hommy.