Chance the Rapper nominated for Emmy Award

LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 12: Rapper Chance The Rapper attends The 59th GRAMMY Awards at STAPLES Center on February 12, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for NARAS)

CHICAGO — Chance the Rapper has been nominated for a 2017 Emmy Award.

The Chicago rapper was nominated for outstanding original music and lyrics for “Last Christmas” from “Saturday Night Live.” He shares the nomination with Eli Brueggemann, Kenan Thompson and Will Stephen.

The rapper recently won a Grammy Award for best rap album and said he was donating it to Chicago’s DuSable Museum of African American History.

Common, Snoop Dogg and LL Cool J are among the hip-hop artists nominated for Emmys this year.