XXL Freshman is back again this year.
The XXL Freshman Class, convened by XXL Mag, an American hip-hop oriented magazine, is one of the biggest platforms where new emerging talents are showcased. Every year, the Magazine chooses nine hot new rappers, for the Class. And, then leave the 10th spot for the public to vote. Former 10th spot winners, include last year’s XXXTentacion, Iggy Azalea and Lil Yatchy.
This year’s 10th spot nominations list has a lot of well-know rappers, especially the viral trap sensations. There’s “Gucci Gang,” rapper, Lil Pump, there’s controversial Indonesian rapper Rich Brian (formerly Rich Chigga), popular for his “Dat $tick” track. Both are SoundCloud sensations.
The list also include Will Smith’s son, Jaden Smith, who has released his debut album, SYRE and Puff Daddy’s son, King Combs.
J. Cole’s signee, J.I.D’s also on the list. 6ix9ine, BlocBoy JB (who has a single with Drake), Boogie and Miami’s Bruno Mali, are part of the others nominated.
Bhad Bhabie, of the “Cash Me Ouss