It’s that time of the year again; where Double XL Magazine feels the need to critique who’s next up to shine in the great genre of #RAP (not Hip-Hop) music…This year it was an interesting bunch that made the cut…4 rappers out of Chicago (Lil Durk, Vic Mensa, Chance The Rapper, and Lil Bibby); along with 2 singing ass n***** (August Alsina & TY Dolla Sign) and more…check out the cover above and CLICK their names below to see their XXL Freshmen freestyles…who do you think deserved the cover this year?…all comments welcome..stay tuned for more Syndicate Rap Radio!

Chance The Rapper – Not Really into all his s*** but he worked for it

Rich Homie Quan – He deserved the cover

Isaiah Rashad – Probably the #DOPEST person on this cover, He Deserved it

TY Dolla Sign – R&B doesn’t count in my book

Lil Durk – Should’ve replaced Logic on last years cover

Kevin Gates – He deserved it…somewhat

Troy Ave – He deserved the cover

Vic Mensa – That dudes’ kinda wack

Lil Bibby – He deserved it..Independent artist too…

Jon Connor – Never really liked his music

Jarren Benton – Still listening..but from what I’ve heard so far; he’s on the right cover

August Alsina – R&B Doesn’t count in my book