All the press indicates that Taylor Bennett is going to be hip hop’s next big thing (as soon as he graduate high school). And it’s no wonder-this wunderkind is the Chance the Rapper’s younger brother.
While Taylor Bennett’s vocals bear a striking resemblance to the acid rapper, his lyrical themes take on a slightly more aggressive tone. Listen for yourself:
Here are a few things you should know about Taylor:
- He’s from Chicago, and his older brother Chance helped take care of him for a few years when their father moved to Washington D.C.
- His mixtape is available for free (click here)
- He’s releasing a new album later this year called The Taylor Bennett Show.
- He looks just like Chance:
- Of course, he’s listed in the Top 21 Rappers Under 21 list
Mick Jenkins is a fellow Chicago rapper. His music is incredibly raw and lyrical:
His mixtape is also available for free (click here).
Saba is another Chicago rapper, and a member of Chicago rap collective Pivot Gang. He’s also featured on the Chance the Rapper song “Everybody’s Something”:
The show is free, and it’s going to be sick. There’s no reason not to come and party with WUD Music and the next Chicago rap prodigy, Taylor Bennett. The show starts at 9:30. We’ll see you there!
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