Photography by F. Scott Schafer; Shirt by Acapulco Gold

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Damn it feels good to see people finally recognizing Yelawolf. After flying under the radar for more than five years, everyone from hardcore rap fanatics to pop radio princesses seem to be anticipating the release of the Alabama native's major label debut Radioactive, which officially hits stores today. It's another win for Shady Records—you better believe the hype is real.

To show our support, we decided to collaborate with Yela on a whole week of exclusive online content, including the electrifying animated cover you see above. To kick things off, we've got an insightful cover story written by Complex Senior Editor Noah Johnson, who sipped some moonshine with Yela in New York before hopping on his tour bus for a quick road trip. Check back all week for new features from our team...

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