Chance the Rapper

Chance the Rapper Teams With NBA Legends To Talk Race, Politics and Sports

(AllHipHop News) Chance the Rapper will take part in a panel discussion on race and violence during a forum being hosted by ESPN and a variety of high-profile athletes later this week.

Chance will appear on “First Take” on Friday (August 26), with NBA Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas and noted scholar and Hip-Hop enthusiast, Michael Eric Dyson.

The rapper’s appearance on “First Take” will launch a series of debate organized by ESPN’s website The Undefeated.

The Chicago-Times reports that Rajah Rondo, Jabari Parker and numerous others are confirmed for the event titled “An Undefeated Conversation: Athletes, Responsibility and Violence” which will happen on Thursday (August 25) at a YMCA on the South Side of Chicago.

The invite-only and an invitation-only event will discuss police brutality, racial profiling and other societal issues.

Chance the Rapper’s segment will air live on ESPN2 from 9-11 a.m.

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