Atlanta-based DJ Holiday, New York rhymer Red Café, and respected producer !llmind will be listening to freestyles submitted through “Ready or Not,” one of the many functions on the XXL App for iPod, iPhone and iPad users, as well artists featured on's The Break, throughout the month of August.

The “Ready or Not” function on the XXL App is a user-based voice recorder that allows up-and-coming talent to record a freestyle into their own device, then upload their personal 30-second freestyle to

Holiday, Red, and !llmind will rate and blog about freestyles they hear on the App and the artists featured on The Break on, so be sure to send in your best efforts.

Beyond “Ready or Not,” the multi-function App offers’s hip-hop news, feature stories, lifestyle content, a special rap trivia game, GPS locator to locate your friends and a special Twitter function.

Fans can download the XXL App for free from the Apple Store now here. —XXL Staff


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