2015 XXL Freshman Class Cover Receives Mixed Reactions
XXL sent the internet into a frenzy today (June 3) with the release of their 2015 Freshman Class cover. Since the artists were revealed this afternoon, the reactions have been mixed regarding the list of 10, which includes Fetty Wap, Vince Staples, Dej Loaf, Tink, GoldLink, Raury, OG Maco, Kidd Kidd, Shy Glizzy and K Camp. Fans, industry insiders and even the artists themselves are chiming in on the "Built to Win" Freshmen.
Some of the Freshmen themselves offered their opinion on their newfound accomplishment and were basking in the moment. Obviously, some promised to deliver big time after being given the honor of a XXL Freshman, like Vince Staples. Others brushed off all the criticism regarding their placement with a simple tweet, like OG Maco and Kidd Kidd.
What do you think of the 2015 XXL Freshman class? Is there another artist that should've made the list, like OVO's PND or ILOVEMAKONNEN? How does this list rank compared to previous Freshman classes? Share your thoughts in the comments below.
If you want to witness the newly-named XXL Freshmen in action, all 10 will be performing at Best Buy Theater on June 30 in New York and the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles on July 13.
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