Chance the Rapper revealed he auditioned for the upcoming N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton.

The musician talked about his audition in a recent conversation with Hannibal Buress for Interview Magazine, saying he read for the role of Dr. Dre, but "it wasn't in God's plan."

He also mentioned his forthcoming new album ("I can't say the date of the project, but I can say that it's super dope"). Check out the recently unveiled trailer for Straight Outta Compton: