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All 12 XXL Freshmen 2014 Freestyles
Over the past three weeks, we've rolled out the XXL Freshmen 2014 profiles, highlighting the interviews, behind the scenes photos, Freshmen stat boxes, and, maybe most importantly, the Freshmen Freestyles. Now that you've heard from Chance The Rapper, Isaiah Rashad, Ty Dolla $ign, Rich Homie Quan, V…
T-Pain Sings The ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ Theme
T-Pain Sings The SpongeBob Squarepants Theme
The title really says it all. We could try and search for deeper meaning here, but here are the cold hard facts: T-Pain came into the XXL office, we played Jenga for 20 mins, and when asked what his favorite TV show was, he said SpongeBob SquarePants with …
Rocko Releases New Mixtape, ‘Poet’
While Rocko is still holding on to his other mixtape Real Spill, he delivers yet another teaser to hold us over. Poet is a lean eight tracks and features production from the likes of Cashe N Cashe, Heluva, TM 88 of 808 Mafia and more. He also has a track with Nas called "Hustle...
Pharrell Defends The Lyrics In “Blurred Lines”
Pharrell seems to know how to keep his cool in an interview. But not even dealing with Howard Stern could prepare the “Happy” singer for his interview with British reporter Krishnan Guru-Murthy for Channel 4.
In probing and awkward conversation Guru-Murthy asks a series of…
Bump J Says He “Supports All Chicago Movements” From Prison
Bump J was in line to be one of the next artists from Chicago to break into the mainstream before he was sentenced to a ten year prison sentence for a bank robbery he allegedly committed in 2007. Though he's been locked up since '09, Bump's name still rings out heavy in the streets and he has been n…

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