Flint, Michigan-born rapper YAE is looking to collect on all the hard work he’s put in over the years with the release of his new street album B4 Da Fame. The young entertainer has been laying the foundation for is nationwide debut with the support of his family and city. Anthony Walton (YAE) formerly known as Y.A was born and raised in the rough streets of Flint, Michigan. Living in a single parent household, he experienced several types of struggles. The 25 year old rapper has been writing since age 11; his lyrics consist of his life stories and the things that go on in society. In 2002, he begun entertaining the public, doing school talent shows and other local shows. He then joined forces with fellow local rapper “Real” to record a joint project titled “Da Rough Draft”. In 2006, YAE performed with Lil Wayne in Flint, Michigan on his Carter 3 Tour. He has also performed with mainstream artist such as; former Grand Hustle artist Yung LA, Freeway and Waka Flocka. His name begun to surf the city; grabbing attention from club promoters and independent labels. YAE is now affiliated with independent company 7Figgaz Music. Currently, he’s capturing a nationwide buzz with the release of his highly anticipated street album.