Yelawolf’s sophomore studio album Love Story is now available for purchase and streaming. The 18-track collection features just one guest appearance from Yelawolf’s label boss Eminem. The project is a follow-up to Yela’s debut album Radioactive that was released in late 2011 under Em’s Shady Records imprint. During an interview with Complex last month, the Gadsden, Ala. rapper explained […]

  The gang’s all here!   As Shady/Aftermath gears up to drop its compilation of hits on November 24, the collective gives you a heavy dose of wordplay with “ShadyXV: The Cypher”.   Pre-order the album here, and check the visual below.   Like on Facebook!

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The first thing we should acknowledge is that rapper Yelawolf is from Alabama. So hearing that he was sporting the Confederate Flag in pictures that he posted to Instagram didn’t really shock us…but yet it shocked us. Being that he is in a field that is predominantly influenced by African American cultures and traditions that […]

The disturbing news of rapper The Game spitting on a female fan has given us an unfortunate sense of deja vu. While it’s generally accepted that rappers love their fans, there are moments when the artists have definitely turned the night club into fight club. Here are eight moments of hate that should remind fans […]

Alabama native, Yelawolf was forced to cancel a show in Detroit, Michigan due to him being hospitalized in Wisconsin. According to Detroit News, Yela went to the hospital after his show in Madison, Wisconsin last Friday night. Taking heed from his doctor’s, Yela postponed his Detroit show at St. Andrew’s Hall until doctors could definitively […]

For those underestimating Yelawolf’s abilities to hold his own should think again! At a recent concert in Santa Ana, California, a wild fan bum rushed Yela’s show and paid the price by catching a few blows to the head from the Alabama MC. The fan caught the rapper off guard and knocked him off his […]

There aren’t as many hip-hop artists named after animals as there are rappers with “Lil” in their name, but there are several. Take a look at more of hip-hop’s wild kingdom here, and vote for your favorite in our poll. RELATED POSTS: Tyga Talks “Careless World” Album & How He Met Wayne! [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO] Birdman […]

Country boy, Yelawolf, won’t stray from his southern rooted sound on his upcoming debut, Radioactive. A standout cut from the set is “Throw It Up.” Gangsta Boo, best known for her stint in Three 6 Mafia, adds her own southern flavor. Shady Records label head, Eminem, steals the scene with his verse. You have to […]

CyHi Da Prynce isn’t your average southern MC. Whereas the majority of rappers from the south make party music, CyHi takes a more lyrical approach to crafting songs. Since joining the G.O.O.D. Music stable of artists, his star has been on the rise. I recently got a chance to speak with the Atlanta native. During […]

While everyone is talking about the XXL Freshman class, they are ignoring one of the strongest forces in Hip-Hop, the fictitious group Monkey Gang who’s antics parody negativity in hip hop. According to, by far the biggest hip hop website, Monkey Gang is more popular than anybody in XXL’s Freshman Class except for Lil […]

Eminem‘s building quite the impressive roster over at Shady Records.  The label posse cut, “2.0 Boys” shows off the skills of Em, Slaughterhouse & Yelawolf.

Last night while Charlie Sheen was putting on quite a display of crazy on CNN, ?uestlove announced via Twitter the rather eclectic line-up for the 4th Annual Roots Picnic in Philadelphia.  This year the Philadelphia hip-hop heroes will share the stage with The Grammy’s pick for Best New Artist, Esperanza Spalding, Wiz Khalifa, and Mr. […]