2014 XXL Freshman

It’s that time of year again! The people over at XXLMag.com released the cover for the 2014 Freshman class. My first impression of the list was a great one. Off the bat, I saw multiple artists that I already had hoped would be on the cover.


XXL wrote in their recent article:

“XXL Freshman Class of 2014 has finally been revealed. Our seventh anniversary lineup includes 12 artists who are breaking new ground in hip-hop.

XXL Dirty Dozen: Chance the Rapper, Isaiah Rashad, Ty Dolla $ign, Rich Homie Quan, Vic Mensa, August Alsina, Troy Ave, Kevin Gates, Lil Bibby, Jon Connor, Lil Durk, and as voted by YOU, our 10 spot winner and the People’s Champ, Jarren Benton.

The XXL staff was on hand to exclusively reveal the XXL Freshmen 2014 cover on BET’s 106 & Park Monday evening (May 5). Watch the episode below, including performances by some of our cover stars and check out the Twitter reactions of the cover”.

Now, the moment you’ve been waiting for. Ladies and Gentleman, your 2014 XXL Freshman!

To read the XXL article click HERE