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It’s almost that time year again. Anticipation has started to grow for the annual XXL Freshmen list with pitches going viral and including some standout hip-hop rookies.

“Everyday Struggle” host Akademiks went to Instagram Sunday (January 28) to share a decked-out list potential XXL ’18 Freshmen candidates.

This weekend, rap rookie $ki Mask The Slump God linked up with both G.O.O.D. Music’s Desiigner and rap icon Slick Rick.

Earlier in the week, music producer DJ Khaled revealed his intent on signing rap newcomer Lil Pump.

Recently, Atlanta rapper Gucci Mane extended his hand to try and sign Pump.

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