Chicago Rappers Pop Out at Lollapalooza

Photo Credit: Mike Milo

When Lollapalooza first toured the country in 1991, the closest thing to hip-hop on the bill was Ice-T’s heavy metal band, Body Count. In the ensuing decades, the festival has settled into a permanent home in Chicago’s Grant Park as hip-hop has become the center of the music industry. This year’s lineup included A-list rappers Lil Wayne and Meek Mill as well as hip-hop-indebted acts like Ariana Grande, J Balvin, and 21…