VIC MENSA

At the age of 21, Vic Mensa has already established himself as an integral part of Chicago culture, first co-founding the SAVEMONEY collective and releasing two mixtapes in two years and now as a solo artist signed with the Roc Nation family. His debut mixtape ‘Straight Up’ in 2010, followed by 2013’s ‘INNANETAPE’, brought Mensa’s solo work to a new and larger audience. In addition, The Chicago native’s critically acclaimed 2nd project helped earn him a top spot on XXL Magazine’s 2014 freshman class.

After closing out 2013 with US dates on the J. Cole and Wale “What Dreams May Come” tour and a European tour with Danny Brown, Mensa released his biggest single to date; 2014’s “Down On My Luck.” In 2015, Vic Mensa will release new music and thus far has collaborated with Kanye West and Sia on “Wolves” – the first track on Kanye West’s upcoming album ‘So Help Me God’. Vic Mensa’s live performances to date include Wireless Festival, The Governors Ball Festival, the Emmy Award-winning comedy show Saturday Night Live and the 2015 Coachella Valley Music and Arts festival.

Discography

There's Alot Going On

RELEASED ON 03/06/2016

There's Alot Going On

Vic Mensa

No Chill (feat. Skrillex)

RELEASED ON 19/02/2016

No Chill (feat. Skrillex)

Vic Mensa

U Mad (ft. Kanye West)

RELEASED ON 21/04/2015

U Mad (ft. Kanye West)

Vic Mensa

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Welcome Vic Mensa to the Roc Nation Family.

At the age of 21, Vic Mensa has already established himself as an integral part of Chicago culture, first co-founding the SAVEMONEY collective and releasing two mixtapes in two years and now as a solo artist signed with the Roc Nation family. His debut mixtape ‘Straight Up’ in 2010, followed by 2013’s ‘INNANETAPE’, brought Mensa’s solo work to a new and larger audience. In addition, The Chicago native’s critically acclaimed 2nd project helped earn him a top spot on XXL Magazine’s 2014 freshman class. 

After closing out 2013 with US dates on the J. Cole and Wale “What Dreams May Come” tour and a European tour with Danny Brown, Mensa released his biggest single to date; 2014’s “Down On My Luck.” In 2015, Vic Mensa will release new music and thus far has collaborated with Kanye West and Sia on “Wolves” - the first track on Kanye West’s upcoming album ‘So Help Me God'. Vic Mensa’s live performances to date include Wireless Festival, The Governors Ball Festival, the Emmy Award-winning comedy show Saturday Night Live and the 2015 Coachella Valley Music and Arts festival.

Now part of the Roc Nation Records family, you can get Vic’s new single, “U Mad” ft. Kanye West, at all digital retailers.VM  (1)
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Save the date: Vic Mensa is taking questions on Tumblr for Answer Time ‬now, and will be premiering the video for U Mad‬ on June 9th at 5 PM EST. Submit your questions now here.

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Vic Mensa took over Revolt Live! Watch him perform “No Chill” and “U Mad” live, discuss collaborating with Kanye West, and more.

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Congratulations J. Cole, Big Sean, and Vic Mensa on their 2016 Grammy Nominations! See below for their nominations, and tune in to watch the 58th Annual Grammy Awards on February 15th, 2016 on CBS at 8/7c.

J. Cole – Best Rap Album (2014 Forest Hills Drive), Best R&B Performance (featured on Jeremih’s “Planes”), Best Rap Performance (“Apparently”)

Big Sean – Best Rap/Sung Collaboration (“One Man Can Change The World” ft. Kanye West and John Legend)

Vic Mensa – Best Rap Song (songwriter on Kanye West’s “All Day”) 

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Lollapalooza announced their line-up today featuring J. Cole, HAIM, Grimes, Vic Mensa, and Three Six Zero's Duke Dumont. Find more info here.lolla2016
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Vic Mensa talks to Billboard about his new EP “There’s Alot Going On,” his collaborations, and his creative process. Read the interview now here.

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