Speaking of Vic Mensa and Kids These Days, it was just announced that the experimental hip-hop band is calling it quits. This comes to a shock to many, as the Chicago group was just gaining major traction after their recently released 'Traphouse Rock' mixtape. Below Vic spoke to XXL about the breakup.  "But alas, just as sure as time goes on and musical fads change, some good things must eventually come to an end. And so today, Kids These Days have announced that they will no longer function as a band, which is sad news to the group’s followers who have watched them as they’ve made appearances at major festivals like South By and Lollapalooza, and major TV shows like Conan. The news does come with a silver lining, though, in that the Kids’ lead singer/rapper Vic Mensa – who was recently featured on standout track “Cocoa Butter Kisses” from Chance The Rapper’s Acid Rap mixtape – has announced his solo career." via
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News | May 8, 2013
BREAKING: Kids These Days Break Up

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Video | April 23, 2013
Kids These Days Perform “Bud Billiken” At Coachella (Video)

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Video | April 2, 2013
Chance The Rapper & Kids These Days March Madness Tour Recap (Video)

During the month of March, Chance The Rapper and Kids These Days were on the road for the March Madness Tour. Chance Read more ›

Video | March 13, 2013
Kids These Days Decode “Who Do U-Love” (Video)

The Chicago collective Kids These Days recently caught up with Life & Times to break down the lyrics to one Read more ›

Fashion | December 15, 2011
The Hundreds x Garbage Pail Kids Collection

Oh nostalgia. Collaborations are a dime a dozen these days, but The Hundreds really stepped it up for this Garbage Read more ›

News | May 15, 2014
Masked Gorilla’s 2014 Freshman Class

The Masked Gorilla was founded in 2009, established as the definitive youth voice in hip hop, the only site to Read more ›

Music Videos | January 9, 2014
Nico Segal – “Don’t Leave” feat. Vic Mensa (Music Video)

SAVEMONEY's Nico Segal relinquished a new music video for "Don't Leave." The track features vocals and a verse from former Read more ›

Video | October 23, 2013
Danny Brown & Vic Mensa on Juan Epstein w/ Peter Rosenberg & Cipha Sounds

Danny Brown and Vic Mensa linked with Peter Rosenberg and Cipha Sounds for an episode of Juan Epstein. Danny explained Read more ›

News | August 28, 2013
Vic Mensa Talks High School & His Alter Ego w/ The Masked Gorilla

  Rap has always been a young man’s game. With the Internet leveling the playing field in recent years, that Read more ›

mixtapes | June 25, 2013
NEW MIXTAPE: Nico Segal – Donnie Trumpet

The former Kids These Days trumpeter Nico Segal just released a new project called 'Donnie Trumpet.' The new project features Read more ›

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