VIDEO: XXL Freshman 2013 NYC Concert | Behind The Scenes

Go behind the lens and backstage with Monster Energy for XXL’s recent Freshman 2013 show that took place at the Best Buy Theatre in New York.

“The 2013 XXL Freshman Class: Logic, Dizzy Wright, Action Bronson, Schoolboy Q, Travis Scott, Trinidad James, Joey Bada$$ and Kirko Bangz all hit the stage at the Best Buy Theatre in New York City’s Times Square on May 21st for a sold-out performance. Special guests from the evening included B.o.B., Riff Raff, DJ Drama and others. The Monster Energy Outbreak Tour Presents: XXL Freshmen Live 2013 is coming to a city near you.

HD VIDEO: Kendrick Lamar Performs “Swimming Pools (Drank)” at Paid Dues 2013 HD

Kendrick Lamar closed out Paid Dues Festival 2013 with a special solo performance for a packed house full of TDE fans. In the clip above, watch as Kendrick goes to work performing “Swimming Pools (Drank)” off that Good Kid M.A.A.D. City album. Part Four.

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VIDEO: XXL 2013 Freshman Photoshoot | Behind The Scenes

Check out the behind the scenes look at XXL and Monster Energy’s photo shoot for the 2013 XXL Freshman Class.  Take a look at how it all went down with this sneak peak and keep an eye out from some of your favorite up and coming rappers that were involved like ScHoolboy Q, Trinidad James, Ab-Soul, Joey Bada$$, Kirko Bangz, and Action Bronson.