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Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange Posts Strange Rap Video
It seems as if Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange is keeping himself busy as he sits in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, evading sexual assault charges in Sweden. Yesterday on an Australian-based hip-hop site, Juice Rap News, Assange released a bizarre rap video promoting his Wikileaks party in his n…
9 Essential Rap Collaborations With Jhené Aiko
It has been reported today that R&B singer and frequent TDE collaborator, Jhené Aiko, was hospitalized after a bad car accident last night. Although, it will cause her to miss a concert at LSU this evening, it has been reported that she is currently ok and was soon released from …
Watch David Banner’s Debut Short Film
A few weeks ago, XXL spoke with Mississippi rapper David Banner about his role in recent film Lee Daniels' The Butler, in which he plays the lead character's brother, Earl Gaines. In the exclusive interview, Banner spoke about his budding career as a film actor, and even wen…
XXL Predicts Big Sean’s First-Week Sales
After the bomb that Big Sean set off by unleashing Kendrick Lamar on the world, his new album, Hall Of Fame, is being released in stores today. The album follows a year in which Big Sean made a big name for himself after notable appearances on G
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25 Of Juicy J’s Best Lines On ‘Stay Trippy’
Three 6 Mafia alum Juicy J delivers his third solo album (and major label debut) Stay Trippy this week. The project takes Juicy J’s traditional breed of club-thumping beats and sprinkles in some of Juicy’s most audacious bars (with the help of some guests of course)..…
The LOX Drops “Summers Too Hot” Produced By Scram Jones
Heat makes people do crazy things. Even though summer is winding down, The LOX—the reunited Yonkers super-group of Sheek Louch, Styles P, and Jadakiss—has released a new track about rising temperatures and the sometimes violent outbursts that come with them. Over a gri...
Win Two Tickets To The 2013 Smoker’s Club Tour
XXL is partnering with Cinematic Music Group to give two tickets away to each stop on the 2013 Smoker's Club Tour. The tour will feature 2013 XXL Freshmen, Ab-Soul and Joey Bada$$,  co-headlining the dates along with guests that include the entire Pro Era crew, Chevy Woods, …

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