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Kanye West Shuts Down The 2014 X-Games
Remember back in January where it was reported that Kanye West was performing at the 2014 X-Games and we were all confused why?
Well he did and it was amazing. Kanye West was in Austin, Texas this past weekend to kick and performed at the 2014 Summer X-Games...
Childish Gambino and Chance The Rapper Releasing An EP
Childish Gambino and XXL Freshman Chance The Rapper are two of the more buzzworthy hip-hop artists in the game and yesterday, Gambino took to Twitter to announce that the two have an EP coming. Over the weekend, Chance debuted his unreleased verse from Childish Gambino's "The Worst Guy…
Puff Daddy Featuring Meek Mill “I Want The Love”
You can see Puff Daddy and Meek Mill in the VIP Section of a nightclub with a Ciroc bottle in each hand as soon as the hook to "I Want The Love" comes on.  Perhaps the new single (the official version came out today) was made specifically for moments like that...
Game Won $20,000 From Kevin Durant
Game is almost as nice on the hardwood as he is on the mic and is no stranger to hooping with NBA players in the offseason around Los Angeles. The Compton native, who reportedly earned a scholarship to play at Washington State University, had the chance to challenge reigning NBA MVP Kevin Durant to …
Watch The Trailer For BET’s Hip-Hop Mini Series, ‘The Message’
We recently told you all about BET's new mini series, The Message, featuring Nas, Russell Simmons, Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell, Ice Cube and the late Chris Lightly talking about how the hip-hip genre has spread across the world. Narrated by oe Budden, the series opener aired June 4 and explored th…
XXL 2014 Freshmen Roundtable Part One
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Ever since we unveiled the cover of the XXL 2014 Freshmen issue last month, we’ve been rolling out a ton of freestyles, behind the scenes photos, interviews, videos and plenty more with our class of 12 guys...

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