Today we gave you Brooklyn's own Troy Ave. as part of  XXL‘s 2014 Freshmen list revealed last Mon., May 5, on BET’s 106 & Park.  The BSB leader celebrated his spot on the cover with the release of BSB Vol. 4, and is set to drop his forthcoming mixtape, Bricks In My Backpack 4: Major Without A Deal,  but months ago Troy was in the XXL office pitching to be on the Freshmen cover with intensity and his eyes on the prize.

Check out his Freshman Profile page right here to see more with Troy Ave.