Kendrick Lamar is continuing to be a draw as he was named as a headliner at this year's Lollapalooza music festival. The other headliners at the four-day event held at Chicago's Grant Park include Billie Eilish, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Lana Del Rey among others.

Vic Mensa lent his time to the efforts of fellow Chicago native Englewood Barbie and slept on the streets in support of the city's homeless.

Lori Lightfoot, the 56th mayor of Chicago, lost a reelection bid on Tuesday (Feb. 28) after winning office in 2019.

R. Kelly's legal dilemmas are getting bigger by the week. A judge has added another year to his sentence regarding his Chicago case. 


Vic Mensa sat down for a recent profile in which he opened up about sobriety, his experiences in tapping into his Ghanaian roots and why he publicly called out DJ Akademiks.

R. Kelly has received some favorable news regarding his ongoing legal matters. Illinois prosecutors have dropped sexual assault charges against him.

According to an alleged FBI report, slain rapper King Von ordered a hit on FBG Duck for $100,000. The alleged gunmen face trial in 2023.

Vic Mensa put plenty of smiles on the faces of Chicago residents in his Southside neighborhood, filling up 200 cars with gas.

First the Fat Boys break up…  There are rumors swirling that Lil Durk and his fiancée India Royale may be splitsville.

Zach de la Rocha of Rage Against the Machine suffered an injury to his leg as the band began their show in Chicago on Monday night. After being helped off by crew members, he returned later to finish out the show while seated on monitors on the stage.

A shooting incident in Highland Park, Ill. left six dead over the holiday weekend. Person of interest Robert Crimo III has been detained.

The legendary pro-am Chi-League will make its return this summer, this time with a new rebrand thanks to a partnership between Dreamville and the Wilson Sporting Goods company. The new deal will see the expansion of the tournament as well as the league having a new home at the University of Illinois-Chicago.