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

Name: Ron Browz
Hometown: Harlem, NY

Ron Browz "Pop Champagne"
[Audio:http://www.xxlmag.com/files/2009/01/01-pop-champagnespbangers.mp3]

Ron Browz "Jumping Out The Window"
[Audio:http://www.xxlmag.com/files/2009/01/01-jumping-out-the-windowbangers.mp3]

Name: Novel
Hometown:Los Angeles

Novel ft. Talib Kweli "I Am"
[Audio:http://www.xxlmag.com/files/2009/01/01-i-ambangers.mp3]

Novel "Wild West"
[Audio:http://www.xxlmag.com/files/2009/01/02-wild-westbangers.mp3]

Name: Jon Hope
Hometown: Providence

Jon Hope feat. Taktix "Better"
[Audio:http://www.xxlmag.com/files/2009/01/jh-betterbangers.mp3]

Jon Hope "Real Talk Pt.2"
[Audio:http://www.xxlmag.com/files/2009/01/jh-realtalkpt2bangers.mp3]

Name: Shontie
Hometown: Miami

Shonie ft. Fabolous "Can't Let Go"
[Audio:http://www.xxlmag.com/files/2009/01/01-cant-let-go-feat-fabolousbangers.mp3]

Shonie "You're Gonna Love Me"
[Audio:http://www.xxlmag.com/files/2009/01/03-youre-gonna-love-mebangers.mp3]

Name: Sterlen Roberts
Hometown: Oakland

Sterlen Roberts "My Girl"
[Audio:http://www.xxlmag.com/files/2009/01/01-my-girlbangers.mp3]

Sterlen Roberts "Only Money"
[Audio:http://www.xxlmag.com/files/2009/01/only-money-bangers.mp3]