Rahul Sharma (Editor)

Acid Rap

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Released  April 30, 2013
Acid Rap (2013)  Surf (2015)
Release date  30 April 2013
Length  53:52
Artist  Chance The Rapper
Acid Rap httpsiytimgcomvie67QsTHVhcmaxresdefaultjpg
Recorded  2012–13 at Soundscape Studios, Force One Seven Studios and Classick Studios (Chicago)
Producer  Nate Fox, Peter Cottontale, Cam O'bi, Stefan Ponce, Ceej for Two9, Nosaj Thing, DJ Ozone, Ludwig Göransson, brandUn DeShay, Blended Babies, Jake One
Genres  Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop
Nominations  BET Hip Hop Award for Best Mixtape
Hip hop music albums  Surf, Because the Internet, The Life of Pablo, Innanetape, Dreams Worth More Than Mo

Acid Rap is the second official mixtape by American hip hop recording artist Chance The Rapper; it was released on April 30, 2013 as a free digital download. In July 2013, the album debuted at number 63 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums, due to bootleg downloads on iTunes and Amazon not affiliated with the artist. The mixtape has been certified "diamond" on mixtape site Datpiff, for garnering over 1,000,000 downloads.


Chance the rapper acid rap mixtape album

Critical response

Acid Rap was met with universal acclaim from music critics. At Metacritic, the mixtape received an average score of 86, based on 21 critics, which indicates "universal acclaim". It was also nominated for Best Mixtape at the 2013 BET Hip Hop Awards. The mixtape was ranked at number 2 on SPIN Magazine's list and number 26 on Rolling Stone's list of the 50 best albums of 2013, and first on their list of best mixtapes of 2013. It was the second most downloaded mixtape on MixtapeMonkey.com. It was also ranked at number 12 on Pitchfork's Top 50 Albums of 2013.


  • Artwork by Brandon Breaux
  • Acid Rap typeface by OJ Hays
  • Engineered by: Elton Chueng, Nael Shehade, Michael Kolar, Alex Baez
  • Mixed & Master: Elton Chueng
  • Songs

    1Good Ass IntroBJ The Chicago Kid - Lili K - Peter CottonTale - 3:59
    2Pusha ManLili K - Nate Fox7:24
    3Cocoa Butter KissesVic Mensa - Twista5:08


    Acid Rap Wikipedia