XXL Freshman season is in full swing. The longtime hip-hop staple is once again celebrating the artists the esteemed publication views as the future of the game. From fun party-starters like Lil Pump to melodically gifted artists like JID and Trippie Redd, the list does a solid job of celebrating the young artists making moves in the modern hip-hop scene.
Per usual, there’s much hubbub about who didn’t make it on the list, but there are several artists capable of making a mark on the game. That may not necessarily be reflected in the rankings of their freestyles here, but check them out nonetheless: