(Via XXL)The wait is officially over. The 2019 XXL Freshman Class is here. Now in its 12th year, the XXL Freshman franchise has consistently embraced hip-hop’s rising stars and helped push them to the forefront of the culture. Thanks to the internet, social media and, more importantly, the hip-hop fans, XXL Freshman has increased in popularity […]

Drake’s “In My Feelings”  was the song of the summer. “In my feelings” was streamed on Spotify more than 393 million times. That’s around 100 million more streams than the platform’s second most streamed song during the same period, Maroon 5’s “Girls Like You,” featuring Cardi B, which tallied 293 million global streams, according to […]

Future has been raking in all the glory this summer, as he not only dropped a highly-successful album for fans, but he even teamed up…

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  I love myself!   XXL recently allowed Kendrick Lamar to pen his own cover story. Fans got a chance to learn a little more…

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Source | Rap-Up It’s that time of the year again. XXL magazine has unveiled the 12 artists that make up their 2014 Freshman Class. 2014 XXL Freshman Class Chance the Rapper August Alsina Ty Dolla $ign Isaiah Rashad Lil Durk Rich Homie Quan Lil Bibby Vic Mensa Jarren Benton Kevin Gates Troy Ave Jon Connor Read more – HERE. Be sure […]

  via – www.ImFromCleveland.com Over the past 3 days ImFromCleveland.com has released all the freestyle videos for the artists they chose as Cleveland’s Next Up 2014. Above you’ll find Ezzy, TKO, and Referee. Hit the break for the videos featuring Billard, ZuP, Boss Lucci, Caine, Danny London, and Shuicide Holla. source  

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This is the moment you’ve all been waiting for, the cover reveal of the XXL Freshman Class 2013. XXL Freshman Class 2013 Schoolboy Q Trinidad Jame$ Joey Bada$$ Ab-Soul Logic Action Bronson Kirko Bangz Travi$ Scott Dizzy Wright – 10 Spot People’s Champion Winner Angel Haze Chief Keef – “The 11th Freshman”      

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The annual debate about who should, or should not, make this year's XXL magazine Freshman list can now officially begin.

It’s a love thing between Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose, hip-hop’s most publicly affectionate couple. And now they’ve got a baby on the way. The engaged and expecting item grace the cover of XXL’s October/November issue with a special interview by XXL editor-in-chief, Vanessa Satten, and revealing classic portraits by Sarah McColgan. In the story, Wiz and Amber […]

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Rapper Wiz Khalifa and his 28-year-old model fiancee Amber Rose just gave their unborn baby its first cover shoot.  Check out the couple covering the October 2012 issue of XXL magazine inside, and dishing on their all natural no-medicine water birth plans… In the October/November issue of XXL mag, Pittsburgh’s golden boy is covering the […]

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Throughout all the reports of the wild, bottle-throwing brawl between the entourages of Chris Brown, Drake and Meek Mill at New York City’s W.i.P. nightclub last week, Meek has remained relatively silent. That is, until now. The MMG rhyme slinger exclusively talked to XXL about the entire incident, including that he and Brown spoke right […]