Show & Prove: 88 Keys, Illa J, Ruste Juxxx, Sontelle & Ben One

[Editor's Note: The following artists appear in the Show & Prove section of XXL's December issue.]

Name: 88 Keys
Hometown: New York

88 Keys ft. Kanye West “Stay Up! (Viagra)”

88 Keys ft. Kids Incorporated “Stay Up! (Viagra)” (Produced By Illmind)

Name: Illa J
Hometown: Detroit

Illa J ft. Affion Crockett “DFTF”

Illa J “Struggling”

Name: Ruste Juxxx
Hometown: New York

Ruste Juxxx ft. Blaze “Wipe Off Ya Smile”

Ruste Juxxx ft. Lil Vic “Get Up”

Name: Shontelle

Shontelle “T-Shirt”

Shontelle “Battle Cry”

Name: Ben One
Hometown: Chicago

Ben One ft. Shawnna “Never Leave My Girl”

Ben One “Never Leave My Girl” (DJ Nehpets Juke Mix)

For more on the aforementioned Show & Prove artists, pick up XXL’s December issue on newsstands now.


    da first 88 keys track was alrite it sound like sum early kanye west shit. I aint like da second track doe

    Illa J was gd doe both his songs. affion Crockett he was decent. Illa J sound like big boi from outkast little bit.

    Ruste Juxxx was 2 sik both his tracks. might hav 2 cop his album.

    da last 2 ppl aint 4 me. da guy at da bottom like a asin version of Ray J

  • Arcey

    Why is it that everybody is a “Kid” now?

    Kid Cudi, the cool kids, Kid sister, Kids Incorporated, Kidz in the hall?!

    maybe it’s better than all Lil’s & Bigs & Youngs/yung/yong ‘tho… smh, lmao!!!!

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