Vic Mensa Biography
Vic Mensa is a Grammy award nominated American rapper, singer, songwriter and record producer from Chicago, Illinois currently signed to Roc Nation.
Mensa was a member of the group Kids These Days, which broke up in May 2013, after which he released his debut solo mixtape Innanetape. These Days and is also the founder of the collective group SAVE MONEY which also includes Chance the Rapper.
Vic Mensa Parents
His father is originally from Ghana and his mother is a Caucasian American. His full name is said to be Victor Kwesi Mensah.
Vic Mensa Age
Vic was born on June 6, 1993 Chicago, IL.
Vic Mensa Networth
Being a hip-hopartist he has an estimated networth of $2 million.
Vic Mensa Girlfriend
His relationship status is not yet known even from his social media platforms.
Vic Mensa And Chance The Rapper | Beef
Vic and Chance have been at the standfront of where hip-hop has been going and have made sure that they put on for their city, even if their paths meant that the two drifted further apart.
Their relationship began with their involvement in the Chicago collective SaveMoney, which featured acts like Vic and Chance alongside Joey Purp, Towkio, and others.
Later Chancedropped his critically-acclaimed mixtape in 2013, Acid Rap, which featured the Vic Mensa and Twista-featured “Cocoa Butter Kisses.” Vic released INNANETAPE, and got Chance to drop the third verse on the bugged-out lyrical exercise known as “Tweakin’.” Both Chance and Vic were featured on the 2014 XXL Freshman cover.
Vic Mensa Depression
In 2018, Rapper Vic Mensa opened up about his struggles with mental health and drug addiction on new song ’10K Problems.’The rapper emotively discusses the issues he’s faced in his personal life and the difficulty he’s experienced in losing loved ones.
He raps: “Relapsing D-R-U-G habits / Tryin’ move forward, depression been holding me backwards / Recovery ain’t a straight line.” “It’s a painful process watching your parents die,” he says, after describing how his father was recently paralysed following surgery.
Vic Mensa Fashion
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Vic Mensa Kanye West
“U Mad” is a single by American rap artist Vic Mensa, featuring fellow rapper Kanye West. It was released on April 20, 2015 as a non-album single. Vic reveals that he feels for Kanye and has a better understanding of a bipolar personality.
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Mensa later performed “Wolves” alongside West and Sia on Saturday Night Live’s 40th Anniversary Celebration three days later. Mensa would later release an official collaboration with Kanye West, titled “U Mad” on April 10.
Eleven days later, Roc Nation announced that Vic had signed to its label, and a video of Mensa signing the deal alongside Jay-Z backstage at his On the Run Tour in Chicago was released on Tidal. Later on in 2015, Mensa received a nomination for Best Rap Song at the 58th Grammy Awards as a songwriter for co-writing Kanye West’s single “All Day”.
Mensa’s collaboration on Kanye West’s “Wolves”, would eventuality be released after West updated the album’s Tidal track list off his seventh studio album The Life of Pablo with a reworked version of “Wolves”, which included previously removed guest vocals from Mensa and Sia, and separated Frank Ocean vocals into a separate track on March 16, 2016.
Leading up to the release of Mensa’s debut studio album, he released his second extended play, The Manuscript on June 8, 2017. Three days later, Mensa announced and revealed the album’s title of his debut studio album titled The Autobiography.
Vic Mensa New Ep
In 2018, announced a new EP, titled Hooligans. It is his first project since 2017’s, The Autobiography. It also follows the recent controversy over his BET Hip-Hop Awards freestyle dissing the late rapper XXXTentacion.
Vic Mensa Danger
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Vic Mensa Innanetape
Following the band’s split up in May 2013, Mensa performed with Gorillaz frontman Damon Albarn at Albarn’s 2014 performance at the Governors Ball Music Festival, where he performed the track “Clint Eastwood”, filling in for MC Del the Funky Homosapien. When announcing a tour for 2015, Mensa said that he has plans to collaborate with Albarn sometime in the near future.
On September 18, 2013, it was announced, that Mensa would be joining J. Cole and Wale on the What Dreams May Come Tour. Mensa would eventually release his debut mixtape, Innanetape, which was released on September 30, 2013.
Following the end of the What Dreams May Come Tour, he toured Europe with Danny Brown, for the beginning of February 21, 2014 and ending on March 8. To cap off his rise to stardom, Mensa was chosen to be on the cover of XXL for the Freshman Class of 2014. Mensa’s debut single “Down on My Luck” was serviced to urban contemporary radio in the United Kingdom on May 12, 2014.
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Vic Mensa Quotes
- As an artist, I try not to sound the same as others. Or even as myself. It’s a constant, flowing web of influence. And information. And retweets.
- We’ve got a lot of love from Chicago, you know we’ve been selling out big venues in Chicago that other people don’t sell out. Our music is something that’s a bit different you know from what’s being publicized and that’s going against everything else coming out in Chicago
- I download music everyday, I know music is free and so does everybody else you know.