The Ty Dolla $ign freshman class day is now well under way, but where did it all begin? You've seen the Freestyle and the freshmen profile page, but now we're giving you an exclusive behind the scenes look at the moment when Ty Dolla was told that he would be a part of The Dirty Dozen.

Ty Dolla $ign is one of the 12 Freshmen on  XXL‘s 2014 Freshmen list revealed last Mon., May 5, on BET’s 106 & Park. All last week we’ve been providing you with a behind-the-scenes look at the selection process, the photo shoot, and the work it takes to pull it all together. The Los Angeles native garnered more attention with the release of his impressive Beach House EP, and is set to release his album Free TC this year.