download the 2014 XXL Freshman mixtape featuring freshman like Lil Bibby, Kevin Gates, Vince Mensa, Ty Dolla $ign & more. The tape was hosted by DJ Drama and has guest big names like Fabolous, Lloyd Banks and more. Click the link to stream &/or download.
New York’s popular station 105.1’s Breakfast Club sits down with the people who put together the 2014 XXL Freshman Class and talk about why they chose this year’s freshman, people that they reached out to who rejected being on this year’s list and much more.
As promised, here is the Freshman Class of 2014 brought to you by XXL magazine : Chance The Rapper, Rich Homie Quan, Isaiah Rashad, Ty Dolla Sign, Lil Durk, Kevin Gates, Troy Ave, Vic Mensa, Lil Bibby, Jon Connor, Jarren Benton and August Alsina. Other famous freshman over the years have included Lupe Fiasco, Kendrick Lamar, Yelawolf, Diggy Simmons, J Cole, Nipsey Hussle, and other heavy hitter artists.
XXL magazine plans to announce this year’s 2014 freshman class and will be presenting it May 5th, 2014 during BET’s 106&Park. Apparently this year’s cover has already been shot this year’s class has been selected. Last year’s list consisted of Ab-Soul, ScHoolboy Q, Joey Bada$$, Action Bronson, Dizzy Wright, etc. I personally am excited to see who made the list for this year’s class.
XXL Mag ranks the 15 greatest rapper-producer duos of all time including Eric B and Rakim, Prodigy & Alchemist, KRS-One & Scott LaRock. See if one of your duos made the list by clicking the link.!