Che Smith, better known by his stage name Rhymefest, is an American rapper, writer, teacher, and humanitarian from Chicago.
His award winning documentary “In My Father’s House” details a journey to redeem his relationship with his estranged alcoholic father who’d been homeless for over 30 years.
His work on Songs like Kanye West’s “Jesus Walks”, Common & John Legend’s “Glory” and DJ Jazzy Jeff’s “M3” has garnered countless awards including multiple Grammy’s, a Critics Choice award, Golden Globe and an Oscar.
In this episode, Rhymefest chats about it all! His roots in Chicago, owning property in Wyoming, his professional journey, and all the friends and connections along the way.