The 2018 XXL Freshman Class heads west. Today (June 12), XXL reveals the date and time for the 2018 Freshman showcase at The Novo in Los Angeles. When that day arrives, this year’s Freshman class, which includes Fort Lauderdale, Fla.’s Ski Mask The Slump God, Miami’s Lil Pump, Miami’s Smokepurpp, Atlanta’s J.I.D, London’s Stefflon Don, Memphis’ BlocBoy JB, Birmingham, Ala.’s YBN Nahmir, West Palm Beach, Fla.’s Wifisfuneral and Canton, Ohio’s Trippie Redd., will showcase all of the talent that helped make them into certified rap stars.