A stroke that led him to be unconscious and in critical condition wasn’t enough to stop Chance from doing hat he loves. Being hospitalized for over week gave him time to reflection different situations from his past. ” I started thinking about how many close calls I’ve had and how many other people in similar situations didn’t get through them; and I realized it had to be a reason I was still here and that I wasn’t [going to] keep getting these 2nd chances” after overcoming this obstacle, Chance found a new sense of purpose and fully devoted himself to his music. Chance discovered his passion for music when he was eight years old. By the age of 20, he realized that this was what he wanted to do, especially after almost losing his life.
Chance has been the longest running rumors assistant for AllHipHop.com. His daily column “Chance Encounters” was a huge success despite the old reception of of many of his predecessors. even though he had a controversial “tell it how it is” style, his column was a hit with All Hip Hop’s monthly view of 5million+ readers.
He started a college radio show with his partnerSamuel “Shine” Travis and called it CDR which stands for Crack Distributions Radio. This has become or of the most influential and popular web shows among urban music. CDR has been featured on many major websites and blogs. It has had over a million views and become a milestone in the careers of many new artists.
Chance is preparing his first album, Made in Yonkers. It will be released later this year under Empire Distribution. He recently released his mixtape Plateaus. Chance is taking advantage of every opportunity given to him to do what he loves: music.