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2013 Freshman Issue Discussed With MTV News and XXL
Our 2013 Freshman cover was revealed last week, and there are a few questions that have been left unanswered. Notably, readers wanted to know where was Chief Keef and why we chose Logic. Rather than leave it to speculation, MTV News sat down with XXL Editor in Chief Vanessa Satten last week to learn more about the new cover...
Fresh Visuals: “Boom” Produced by Oh No
Here are the visuals for the Single "Boom" off Oh No's Disrupted Ad album, which is out now. This high octane, retro style video provides wonderful illustration of the new track, blending in catastrophic car crashes with a touch of cartoonish effects...
George W. Bush Meets Birdman?
Seoul-based illustrator Mina Kwon, who's well known for extensively working with Soulja Boy, K-pop superstars G-Dragon, Taeyang, and much more, recently painted an image of previous U.S. president, George W. Bush. But here's the twist! He's decorated in tattoos—thug life over the eyebrows and mula on his left hand—and donning a signature pose that's reminiscent of a past XXL cover...
Lil Wayne’s “Karate Chop” Remix Stirs Up Controversy
Looks like Valentine's Day isn't as sweet as Lil Wayne hoped it would be. Epic Records has been apologizing for some "disrespectful lyrics" that Lil Wayne featured on his remix of Future's "Karate Chop." The subject of these lyrics is Emmitt Till, a teenager that was killed for whistling at a white woman half a century ago...
Faces of Lil Kim: Is Her New Look Hot or Not?
Well, it seems Lil Kim has been under the knife again. In some photos that surfaced earlier today, the former Junior M.A.F.I.A. member was seen virtually unrecognizable. As Us Weekly detailed, she appears to have lighter complexion, fuller cheekbones and a smaller nose...

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