Posts tagged "yelawolf"

Eminem Snags Big Sean, Danny Brown, and More For ‘Detroit Vs. Everybody’

In advance of Eminem's upcoming Shady XV release, the rapper has unleashed the massive posse cut "Detroit vs. Everybody" featuring assists by fellow Motor…
By: Brennan Carley / November 11, 2014

All Juggalos Go to Heaven in New ‘Gathering’ Informercial

Every year in celebration of their pleasantly demented music festival Gathering of the Juggalos, the Insane Clown Posse put together a lengthy…
By: Colin Joyce / May 12, 2014

See Yelawolf and Paul Wall Expose Two Sides of the ‘Hustle’

Yelawolf is slowly making his way back in from the crossover rap wilderness, as noted upon the arrival of "Box Chevy Part 4," a…
By: Chris Martins / October 15, 2013

Da Mafia 6ix ‘Go Hard’ With Yelawolf (and Not Juicy J)

Juicy J is out conquering the world via Katy Perry features, SPIN profiles (heh), and a career-revitalizing album called Stay Trippy, so perha…
By: Chris Martins / October 1, 2013

No Trivia’s Rap Release of the Week: Rittz’s ‘The Life and Times of Jonny Valiant’

Last August, Rittz signed to Tech N9ne's Strange Music Imprint. Strange is an independent label that's become massively successful with little assistance from the major-label…
By: Brandon Soderberg / April 30, 2013

Rap Songs of the Week: Yelawolf’s Return From the Crossover Rap Wilderness

This week's picks are all rappers doing what they do very well. Nothing ambitious or out-of-the-box really, just a varied group of rappers occupying their…
By: Brandon Soderberg / March 21, 2013

Download Yelawolf’s Crazily Crunk ‘Trunk Muzik Returns’ Mixtape

When Yelawolf's Trunk Muzik mixtape arrived in early 2010, the Alabama rapper's collection of songs about weed, Box Chevys, and rich girls in Lambos wa…
By: Daniel Kreps / March 15, 2013

No Trivia’s Friday Five: Has Gunplay Gone Pitbull?

Heads up to anybody who was entertained by my interview a few months back with underground comics dude and Lil B cover artist Benjami…
By: Brandon Soderberg / July 6, 2012

Watch SPIN’s Hangout Fest Beach Party With Yelawolf, Cage the Elephant, and Givers

When we went to the Hangout Fest in Alabama last month, we found sun-dappled beaches, friendly turtles, sexy coeds, thrill rides and truckloads of…
By: SPIN Staff / June 5, 2012

Friday Five: The Gipper Gets Got by Killer Mike, and One Funky-Ass James Brown Book

I've been meaning to talk about RJ Smith's The One: The Life and Music Of James Brown for a few months now. I guess it'…
By: Brandon Soderberg / May 25, 2012

Watch Yelawolf, Ryan Adams, Wiz Khalifa and Snoop Dogg Take Over Late Night

"Better recognize game," goes the emphatically crooned hook to Alabama rapper Yelawolf's single "Let's Roll" from deft, down-home debut Radioactive. While the album…
By: Marc Hogan / December 6, 2011

Yelawolf, ‘Radioactive’ (Ghet-O-Vision/DGC/Shady/Interscope)

His "mullet mohawk"may not resemble close-cropped, bleached-blonde 'do of label boss Eminem, but Alabama rapper Yelawolf treads familiar territory on his Shady Records debut: a…
By: Phillip Mlynar / November 21, 2011

Live from the New Underground: SPIN Celebrates Hip-Hop’s DIY Moment

Goodbye, big-money bollocks and big-city trappings. Hello, tireless Internet hustlers taking their futures into their own hands. Welcome to hip-hop's DIY moment.
By: Brandon Soderberg / November 15, 2011

New Yelawolf Video Features Lil Jon, Mud Wrestling

This Alabama rapper has been turning heads for his vividly rendered, dexterously rhymed stories of blue-collar Southern life. The first video from Yelawolf's October 25…
By: Marc Hogan / September 20, 2011

Hear Yelawolf’s Anthemic Single from Fall Album

When SPIN talked with Yelawolf about his September album Radioactive, the Alabama rapper promised hip-hop bangers that would sound great blasting in an arena.
By: Kevin O'Donnell / August 4, 2011

My Favorite Things: Yelawolf

This week: Yelawolf, the stage name of 31-year-old Southern rapper Michael Wayne Atha, who broke out with his 2010 mixtape Trunk Muzik and will…
By: SPIN Staff / June 9, 2011

Behind the Two Faces of the White Rapper

In the video for his song "Donald Trump," Mac Miller, a scruffy 19-year-old white kid from Pittsburgh who looks more like…
By: Brandon Soderberg / March 21, 2011

SXSW: Foo Fighters, Wiz Khalifa Rock mtvU Woodies

It's not a real party until MTV shows up with the cameras. Which is what happened on Wednesday, when the network's dorm-room offshoot mtvU brought…
By: William Goodman / March 17, 2011

Yelawolf on Eminem, Southern Hip-Hop, and Tattoos

Since releasing his Interscope debut Trunk Muzik 0-60 last year, Yelawolf has proven himself to be one of hip-hop's freshest voices: a heavily-tattooed, Alabama-bred…
By: Kevin O'Donnell / January 27, 2011
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