Yesterday morning, XXL’s Vanessa Satten, Jayson Rodriguez & Carl Chery hit the Hot 97 morning show to discuss their infamous XXL Freshmen cover. Their 5th cover was recently released, and it was revealed that rising star A$AP Rocky turned his spot down. The XXL staff members explain to Cipha Sounds, Peter Rosenberg & Kay Foxx why he turned it down and how they picked the other MC’s.

Marisa Mendez