You know we're the station that's #1 For R&B and we rarely play hip hop but The All New Kiss-FM is owned by Townsquare Media which also owns one of the most respected sources in Hip Hop News XXL Magazine, thus, making us a part of the XXL Network. We're super excited to help spread the word about a East Texas MC that has a shot to be included in one of the most respected lists in music: The 2022 XXL Freshman Class.

What Is The XXL Freshman Class?

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The XXL Freshman Class is the magazine's annual list of who's going to be the next big stars in hip hop music. This list is meant to present the next crop of stars that's gonna take over rap music and since 2007, they have been on point! Former Freshman include names you're familiar now: J. Cole, Wale, DaBaby, Meg Thee Stallion, Travis Scott, Kendrick Lamar, Meek Mill and Anderson Paak are all former freshman who are household names today! The magazine is now looking to fill its 10th Freshman Spot and they are giving several rappers from all across the country and world a shot at joining this illustrious list.

Jacksonville's Own Cico P Needs Your Votes

Born and raised in Jacksonville, TX, Cico P hails from a musical family. Now with some viral heat, and the determination to turn his hits into a long and prosperous career, Cico P is looking to permanently put his tiny hometown on the rap map. He has his shot now and we want ALL of East Texas to show love. This could open doors of opportunity to everyone in the East Texas music community, not just in rap so let's get it!

How Can I Vote For Cico P?

2022 XXL Freshman 10th spot

Just click on the button above and scroll down to Cico P's Photo and music and place your vote. You can vote once EVERY HOUR so keep smashing the "vote" button whenever you get a chance and good luck Cico P, we're rooting for you!

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