In this issue Birdman will reflect on the status of Hip Hop and how its changed thus far. XXL’s June 2011 issue will be hitting newsstands nationwide on June 7, 2011.

“When I look around, through my years and my time, you know, the game, it was a lot in the field, a lot of people doing it,” he says. “And I look around, and it’s like, where the fuck did everybody go? I ain’t never understood that, but the game like that sometimes, that muthafucka’s gon’ keep ya or it’s gon’ leave ya. It’s all on you.”