<p>ESSENCE Fest Headliner Chance The Rapper Scores His First Number One Record -- HEAR IT NOW!</p>

The talented Chi-town entertainer kicked off 2017 with his first Grammy wins and now he's at the top of the charts!


Chance The Rapper is having an amazing year on the music front and he recently shared even more great news that came courtesy of his involvement with DJ Khaled’s latest single that’s burning up the airwaves.

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Taking to his Twitter page earlier this week, the 2017 ESSENCE Festival headliner was elated to share with fans that he’d scored his first number one record with his verse on DJ Khaled’s star-studded new song, “I’m The One.”

Chance lends his signature sound to the track and is joined by an all-star line up of some of music’s hottest voices today that includes Quavo of Migos, Lil Wayne and Justin Bieber, who sings the hook on the increasingly popular summer smash.

The proud Chicago native kicked off 2017 by winning his first Grammy Awards for his latest project, Coloring Book.

If you haven’t heard it yet, you can check out the video for “I’m The One” above and then be sure to grab your tickets to see Chance The Rapper light up the stage, alongside more of the biggest names in music, at the 2017 ESSENCE Festival in New Orleans this July.