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XXL 2015 Freshman 10th Spot
If you’re reading this, it’s not too late. After much debate, XXL’s selection of artist’s for the XXL Freshmen 2015 Class is almost a wrap. Now, it’s time for the fans to vote for who you want to see snag a spot on the front cover. The artist with the most votes, w…
2015’s XXL Freshman Class
Every year XXL has the same challenge: to pick the new artists that we believe are the stars of tomorrow’s hip-hop. It’s difficult to predict the future but we do our homework. We listen to countless hours of music, meet with aspiring Freshmen every day—multiple times a day …