After years of making noise in the underground and gaining the support of some of hip hop's biggest names, this Alabama-based emcee is starting to gain some serious momentum. With the flow like Andre 3000
, the grit of Southern "Trunk Muzik" and a rock-infused twist, Yelawolf has sparked interest from millions, including XXL
, who recognized him in their "Freshmen Class of 2011." Now signed to Eminem's
Shady Records, the release of his 2011 debut album RadioActive
satisfied fans who've been following his career from the start.