In honor of the announcement and revealed cover last week, revealing XXL's 2013 Freshman list, a three-city tour has been announced with select acts from the magazine's lists over the years. The Monster Enery Outbreak Tour Presents XXL Freshmen will involve Action Bronson, ScHoolboy Q, Ab-Soul and veteran Freshman alumni Big K.R.I.T..
As per tradition, all of the 2013 Freshmen will perform together in New York City, where XXL is based. This year's affair will be May 21 at the Best Buy Theatre in Manhattan. Prior to that, previous Freshman Big K.R.I.T. will join this year's Action Bronson and a special guest will rock Philadelphia, Pennsylvania's Trocadero Theatre on May 1. Following that, Bronson will join Black Hippy's Ab-Soul and ScHoolboy Q for a May 18 date at Los Angeles, California's Club Nokia.
This year's Freshmen class includes Schoolboy Q, Ab-Soul,Trinidad James, Action Bronson, Joey Bada$$, Kirko Bangz, Logic, Travis Scott, Angel Haze and Dizzy Wright.
UPDATE: Dizzy Wright has been added to the May 18 Club Nokia Los Angeles, California date. He will join Black Hippy's Ab-Soul and ScHoolboy Q, along with Action Bronson.