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Chance The Rapper Shared His Aunt’s Story After She Lost Her Breast Cancer Battle

Kimberly Bennett died on May 7.

May 10, 2017


Chance The Rapper has done his bit to raise awareness of breast cancer after his aunt lost a battle with the disease this week. Kimberly Bennett passed away on Sunday, May 7.

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“My Auntie Kim lost her battle with Breast Cancer early Sunday morning. She was a warrior and wanted me to share this,” Chance wrote on Twitter, linking to a video of his aunt speaking about her experience with the illness. “Inflammatory Breast Cancer is commonly misdiagnosed and doesn’t come with the same symptoms,” he added. See the video above.

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