Apr 25, 2018

Akademiks confirmed seven of the ten chosen emcees.


by liammccarthy



Yesterday, XXL Magazine held a photoshoot for their 2018 Freshman Class at their headquarters in New York City. In years past, the picks have been kept under tight wraps, but with the way social media works nowadays, it’s no surprise that DJ Akademiks got some insider info.

According to a new video posted by Ak, he’s aware of sevel rappers that’ve allegedly made the cut for the Freshman Class cover:

Lil Pump


Blocboy JB

Trippie Redd

YBN Nahmir


Stefflon Don

Expect the official XXL Freshman Class to be revealed within a few weeks. For the full scoop and additional commentary from one of YouTube’s most prolific content creators, watch the video from DJ Akademiks below.