XXL Magazine Spring 2019 DreamvilleVarious #ad - The dreamville crew took a break from rap camp at atlanta's Tree Sound Studios in January, to squad up for the cover, where they were recording songs for the Revenge of the Dreamers III compilation, shot by photographer Jonathan Mannion. It's finally formed into his full vision and the squad is ready to make its mark in hip-hop.
Cole has been building his Dreamville Records for the past 12 years, launching the label in 2007. J. Now cole and the entire Dreamville roster—Bas, Cozz, EarthGang, J. I. D, lute, omen and ari lennox—grace the cover of XXL magazine's spring 2019 issue.
THE SOURCE Magazine June, 2019 Issue 275, Cover varies THE FUTURE ISSUE, LIL BABY ,A boogie, Nipsey Hussle, Tay Keith, Zion WilliamsonGeneric #ad - The source magazine june, tay keith, lil baby cover, 2019 issue 275, nipsey Hussle, THE FUTURE ISSUE, Zion Williamson.
XXL Magazine Summer 2019, The 2019 Freshman IssueXXL Magazine #ad - The 2019 xxl freshman Class is here. Thanks to the internet, more importantly, the hip-hop fans, social media and, XXL Freshman has increased in popularity year after year. The wait is officially over. This year's freshman class includes 11 artists: East Saint Louis, Ill. S comethazine, seattle's lil mosey, north carolina's DaBaby, Compton's Roddy Ricch, Charlotte, Suitland, Philadelphia's Tierra Whack, Md.
S ybn cordae, Jacksonville, Fla. S yk osiris, Largo, Md. S rico nasty, houston's megan thee stallion and the 10th Spot winner, Atlanta's Gunna, Los Angeles' Blueface. The decision on which artists enter the XXL Freshman Class comes together the same way as when it first started. Now in its 12th year, the xxl freshman franchise has consistently embraced hip-hop's rising stars and helped push them to the forefront of the culture.
XXL Magazine Summer 2019, The 2019 Freshman Issue #ad - In addition to the 2019 freshman class, the history of the letter x in hip-hop, interviews with lil bibby, ugly god, hip-hop junkie conversation with pop star Billie Eilish, Blac Youngsta, the XXL Magazine Summer 2019 issue also includes a look back at last year's Freshmen, Lil Yachty, in memoriam honors for XXXTentacion, Nipsey Hussle and Mac Miller from their fellow Freshman classmates, a compelling narrative on whether Jay-Z should consider running for president, Freddie Gibbs and more.
Then we argue it out as a staff and narrow down the list. We talk to everyone we possibly can-industry tastemakers, fellow hip-hop heads, the guy working at the corner store, our friends, rappers, whoever-to get their input on who they think should be picked for the class.