Top 10 XXL Freshmen Flops
With every XXL Freshman Class, there's bound to be MCs included who will eventually flop-- that's just the nature of trying to predict who will break out in the sea of up-and-coming rappers. Since the magazine began the now-prestigious list back in 2008, we've seen several former Freshmen fall off, so we've selected ten that we feel didn't live up to their potential.
Lil Twist Charged With Six Felonies
Lil Twist is better known as Justin Bieber's BFF and a fellow troublemaker than the aspiring rapper that he is, and the latest string of charges brought against him will not help that reputation.
Lil Twist Reportedly Wanted For Role In Home Invasion & Robbery
Lil Twist may be in some serious trouble following reports that he and four other men invaded and robbed the home of Kyle Massey, targeting his brother (and Nickelodeon star) Chris Massey. According to TMZ, Twist and his crew attacked the actor with brass knuckles upon breaking into the home, taking his cell phone and wallet in the process.
Lil Twist Blames Management Team For Holding Music Back
More trouble in the Young Money camp. Earlier this week, Tyga voiced his frustration with the label, suggesting that YM is holding his album "hostage", before threatening to leak it himself. While it went a little more under the radar, Lil Twist was having similar gripes a few days prior, taking aim at his management team on Twitter for his lack of musical output.
Lil Twist Beats DUI Charge, Wasn't High Enough
In one of the few circumstances in which the police actually got a rapper out of trouble, TMZ reports that Lil Twist, who was arrested for DUI, had his charges dropped after police determined he wasn't stoned enough to convict.
Lil Wayne Calls Out Justin Bieber's Manager For Talking Shit About Lil Twist
There may be a beef brewing between Lil Wayne and Justin Bieber's manager, Scooter Braun. Although it seems that the Biebz is not in Wayne's crossfire, the rapper shared some strong words for Scooter in a new YouTube video posted today.
Lil Wayne Launching "Carter V" Tour This Summer?
Lil Wayne has been known to tour his albums extensively, and it seems that Carter V will be no exception, though it may be coming sooner than we thought. While Carter V was initially slated to drop in May, though it currently does not have a release date. At this point, fans would generally know not to expect the record anytime soon, but in this post-Beyonce world we live in, there's almost an assumption that the project will arrive unannounced.
Lil Twist, Kylie Jenner & Diddy’s Son Christian Will Be Hosting His "Revolt" Television Network
As reported by TMZ, it looks like Diddy has enlisted Lil Twist, Kylie Jenner, and his son Christian as hosts of "Revolt", his new 24-hour music channel. They'll apparently be "building hype" via social media, doing promotional work and appearing on the network's various shows. Rumour has it Diddy is also looking to include one of Quincy Jones' children.
Lil Twist Reportedly Named In Battery Report [Update: Lil Twist Responds]
Justin Bieber's BFF Lil Twist seems to be a lil troublemaker. Just the other month YMCMB signee Lil Twist was arrested for a DUI, while driving his buddy Bieber's Fisker Karma. Twist is in trouble with the cops once more.