XXL ushered in their 2014 Freshmen Class with a 106th & Park take over. The official list consists of: Kevin Gates, Lil Bibby, Vic Mensa, Chance The Rapper, Rich Homie Quan, Jarren Benton, August Alsina, Jon Connor, Lil Durk, Isaiah Rashad, Ty Dolla Sign and Troy Ave. Thoughts? RELATED: School Of Hard Knocks: XXL Freshmen…Details
XXL (@XXL) ushers in their 2014 class of Freshmen with a live concert of performances on 106th & Park. Ignore the ads and watch below. RELATED: School Of Hard Knocks: XXL Freshmen Ranked From XXL To SDetails
All I see is signs, all I see is signs that point to Rihanna having inked a deal wit Roc Nation as an artist. For those who weren’t aware, Ri-Ri has been on Roc Nation’s management roster for years now but having fulfilled her contractual obligations to the recently dismantled Def Jig Records, she’s made…Details
Kanye West was out for a stroll with his bride to be Kim Kardashian in New York City and of course paparazzi surrounded them as they made their way back home. Additionally a young up and coming rapper approaches Yeezy and attempts to jog his memory on a past encounter they had which allowed him…Details
Past XXL Freshmen, ranked from XXL to S Since 2008, one of XXL Magazine’s most popular features has been the annual Freshman issue, gathering together 10 (or 11) rising stars poised to take over hip hop. Of course, out of dozens of MCs who’ve been spotlighted on the cover of the issue over the years,…Details
Rick Ross (@rickyrozay @justiceleague @liltunechi) casts Wood Harris from The Wire has as an ex-con returning to the society and how he climbs back to the top in the visual aid for “Thug Cry”, assisted by Lil Wayne. Directed by Dre Films. Mastermind in stores now. Watch below.
Jennifer Lopez (@JLO) finally pulls back the curtain to reveal the title of her 10th studio album, along with the official cover art. A.K.A. is the name of the project but it doesn’t have a release date yet but it’s safe to assume it will be out before the summer is over.