Details on XXL 10 Freshman for ’10 Mixtape Revealed
On Monday (March 1) XXLMag.com unveiled XXL’s new Freshman Class, as well as the cover for the April issue. Today, we offer you the details on the 10 Freshman for ’10 Mixtape, hosted by DJ Whoo Kid.
The compilation, which drops this Monday, March 8 and will be available for free on XXLMag.com, radioplanet.tv and thisis50, features 19 brand new tracks by this year’s Freshmen 10—Pill, Jay Rock, Nipsey Hussle, Big Sean, Fashawn, Freddie Gibbs, Wiz Khalifa, J.Cole, OJ Da Juiceman and Donnis.
Whoo Kid will be playing select cuts from the tape while the artists call in to his on Sirius/Shade45 show this coming Saturday (March 6).
XXL’s 10 Freshman for ’10 issue is scheduled to hit stands on March 16 and will includes stories on the Freshmen producers, hip-hop soul artists and hip-hop duos/groups, as well as an in-depth look on what it’s like to be a new rapper today, a special recap of last year’s Freshmen class and an Eye Candy that’ll make you say ahh. —XXL Staff