10 Ways Chief Keef Shocked and Rocked Hip-Hop in 2012


Love him or hate him, there’s no denying that Chief Keef nearly had one of the biggest impacts on music among his fellow rap rookies this year. After starting 2012 in prison, the now 17-year-old’s name stayed in headlines as he satiated his supporters and upset Chicagoans, activists and critics with a bevy of legal woes, reckless social media use, and fiery songs.

Read on for a 2012 rundown of the most controversial rap figure since 50 Cent.