Yelawolf Defends The Confederate Flag: “Ain’t no way I’m letting someone’s ignorance tear me from my roots!”

Rapper Yelawolf has caught a lot of heat for rocking the controversial Confederate flag in his Instagram photos which he then deleted with the quickness, but now he has decided to speak up and take a stand on what he believes in. The Alabama-born emcee took to his Facebook account to voice his opinion in regards to the flag, along with numerous Instagram posts, as well. He also cited a number of famous rappers such as Andre 3000, Big Gipp and Lil Jon – all who have worn gear with the Confederate flag on it. Although he did not touch on the racist aspect of the flag, he did make his argument loud and clear.

(Video) Yelawolf Opens Up About His Alcoholism During Interview

Rapper Yelawolf sat down for an interview on ESPN’s show Highly Questionable. During the interview he opened up about his struggle with alcohol and sobriety. Hosts, Dan Le Batard and Bomani Jones ask Yelawolf about his relationship with Eminem and things get awkward when they ask him about his beef with MGK. Check out the full interview after the jump.

Billboard’s Top 10 Album Sales, Week Ending 4/26/15 … Congrats To Yelawolf On A #3 Debut!

Following up his 2011 debut Radioactive, Yelawolf‘s sophomore effort Love Story arrived at number 3 this week on the Billboard 200 with 58,000 units sold. This by far surpasses Radioactive with both Billboard peak and first week sales, as it came in at number 27 with 41k. Also having a good week on Billboard is Drake, whose If You’re Reading This, It’s Too Late climbed up from 10 last week to 4 with 48k units – thanks in large part to the physical version being released to stores last week. Get the full top 10 below!

(Video) Yelawolf ft. Eminem – Best Friend

Yelawolf links up with his Shady Records boss Eminem for the video to ‘Best Friend,’ where the two take things from the cemetery to the church.

#DJFunkFlexApp New Music: Yelawolf ft. Eminem – Best Friend

Yelawolf links up with Eminem for “Best Friend” off the upcoming “Love Story” LP. Listen below.

New Music: Eminem ft. Slaughterhouse & Yelawolf – Psychopath Killer

Check out this one from Eminem called “Psychopath Killer” featuring Slaughterhouse and Yelawolf. The upcoming “Shady XV” compilation album arrives November 24. Listen below.

(Video) Eminem, Slaughterhouse And Yelawolf Get Together For A Must-Hear 19-Minute Cypher

No music. Just bars. Eminem, Yelawolf, and the fellas of Slaughterhouse deliver a nearly 19-minutes cypher on the brand new “Shady CXVpher,” which they dropped on Monday (November 10).

#DJFunkFlexApp New Music: Yelawolf – Till It’s Gone

Yelawolf drops new track called “Till It’s Gone” which was featured on the show “Sons of Anarchy”. This track will be on Yelawolf’s upcoming album titled Love Story.

(Video) Yelawolf Talks Macklemore, Action Bronson, RiFF RaFF, & Slaughterhouse Collab

Though he has been laying low for a bit, prepping his next project, Yelawolf gave his thoughts on fellow MCs Macklemore, Action Bronson, an upcoming collaboration with Slaughterhouse, as well as his thoughts on RiFF RaFF.

DJ Paul Announces Plans To Do A Heavy Metal Rock Album With WHO?!

Three 6 Mafia’s DJ Paul has worked with many people during the stint of his career, and as of late, he’s even announced putting together a new group, Da Mafia 6ix. Now, in addition to everything else he’s working on, the “Stay Fly” rapper is hooking up with someone else for a move that’s different than what we’re using to hearing from this hip-hop producer. Hit the jump for the details.

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