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Oh baby! Wiz and Amber make their cover debut on the October/November issue of XXL. Below are excerpts from
Dr. Dre’s been here before. And this time he has Kendrick Lamar’s back on the cover of XXL‘s 15th anniversary. Issue drops August 14th.
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Ross has the Midas touch on the front of XXL‘s July/August 2012 edition. Issue hits newsstands July 14th and in it, he touches on: His health scares, being a label head and a solo artist while managing relationships with Def Jam and Warner Bros. Records, and cementing his status as rap superstar.
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Waka gets goofy on the cover of the June 2012 issue of XXL. In the cover story, he plugs Triple F Life, rise to fame, the loss of Slim Dunkin and more. Now, you ready for dem quotes? Issue drops May 29th “I got a whole label, man. We fire. We the new Wu-Tang, Roc-A-Fella. We what these labels are trying to create right now. We the new Cash Money. Squad! Flockaveli was the return of gangsta. I brought gangsta back, man.”