Host Sway Calloway hits the streets of Chicago in search of the nation’s next undiscovered hip-hop artist. Contestants perform in front of judges Mike Smith, King Tech, Kxng Crooked, Twista and Tech N9ne. Only two contestants will advance to the semi-final round in New York City, getting one step closer to winning $100K and a record deal.
Def Jam recording artist Lil Reese disclosed via social media that he has been diagnosed with Crohn's disease. The Chicago native was hospitalized recently and posted a pic from his hospital bed on Snapchat revealing the reason he was seeking medical attention.