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Kevin Gates - Posed To Be In Love

The XXL Freshman is back with a brand new music video for “Posed To Be In Love.” Check it out above.

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Troy Ave - My Day

“My Day” is a really hot record, and today we finally get the visuals for Troy Ave’s street single. The New York emcee is putting on for his city, and looking to capitalize on all the hype from getting selected for the XXL Freshman cover.

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Vic Mensa - Major Payne

The XXL Freshman first debuted this track on the XXL Freshman Mixtape, but today we finally get to hear the official version without DJ Drama screaming on the track. This one’s a banger.


Game - Speaks On Dissing Entire XXL Freshman Class

Speaking to DJ Skee, Game explains his shots at the XXL Freshman class, his just announced sequel to The Documentary, his upcoming Blood Money compilation, his static with Lil Durk, co-starring in Nicki Minaj’s new video and more. 21 more words


Review: August — Testimony, "So Bubble Gum And Shit [fuck that]"

The reason the XXL editorial team fought so hard to get August Alsina on their annually anticipated Freshman class list for 2014 is because his verses are lyrical and true to the street; as far as raw, real-raps go; the difference is they’re in melody. 618 more words


Watch XXL 2014 Freshman Cypher Part 1 w/ @chancetherapper @augustalsina @iamkevingates @vicmensa @isaiahrashad

The XXL Freshman Dirty Dozen Media hype continues with a cypher featuring Chicago rappers Vic Mensa, and Chance the Rapper, crooner August Alsina, Baton Rouge native Kevin Gates, and Kendrick Lamar labelmate Isaiah Rashad.