XXL has been a mainstay in hip hop culture for two decades. For the publication’s 20th Anniversary Fall issue they are putting out 20 different covers, featuring artists who have impacted the game in a major way. In the issue there will also be interviews with both veterans in the game and newcomers who have contributed heavily to the the rap genre.
50 Cent has been named the cover king. The G-Unit Records CEO has made the cover an incredible 15 times throughout his career. The other 19 artists who will be honored with a cover include Nicki Minaj, Run the Jewels, The Lox, Cam’Ron, Wiz Khalifa, Tech N9ne, Fabolous, T.I., Diddy, Lil Uzi Vert, Migos, Snoop Dogg, Pusha T, Future, Gucci Mane, Birdman, Yo Gotti, E-40 and Rae Sremmurd.
The issue hits newsstands everywhere on October 17.