Chicago rapper Vic Mensa took to Instagram to announce the release of his new album The Autobiography.


With features from the likes of Pharrell, Syd, Ty Dolla $ign, Chief Keef, and The-Dream, the album is sure to be on take us out of summer in full swing.


Jay-Z Praises Vic Mensa at His Album Release Party

Advertising for the project first appeared in bookstores around Chicago, with fans being taking pictures and posting the imagery all around social media. Their grassroots marketing was appreciated, as Vic treated them to a private listening session two weeks before the release.


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Now, you can stream the album a week early by clicking here.
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