‘‘The Taste’ is an ode to Chicago summertime, a love song to its beauty and magic,’ says Mensa.
‘I Tape’ includes features from Wyclef Jean, Chance the Rapper, and more.
The festival will take place in Chicago from September 17 through September 19.
‘Channel 66’ broadcasts daily from New York City, Chicago, Mexico City, and Los Angeles.
The ‘Vote With Us’ rally will be livestreamed on October 24.
The powerful track will be a part of the social justice-themed compilation, ‘Reprise.’
The four-night ‘Lolla2020’ event promises a jam-packed line-up of new and archival performances, plus in-depth conversations with a variety of tastemakers.
The live-stream special will offer a celebration of Black music and culture, with appearances by Vic Mensa, TI and Leon Bridges, among many others.
Vic Mensa’s rock band pays tribute to The Cranberries’ politically-charged 1994 hit and celebrates the single's one billionth view on YouTube.
Hip-hop has always been politically charged, but with racial and social divisions becoming ever more fractured, conscious hip-hop is making a return.