Meet Big Yavo, Hip Hop Nation’s latest ‘First Alert’ artist

Get to know Big Yavo, the Birmingham, AL, rapper whose song “Rich” has gone viral with TikTok stars like Addison Rae and Charlie D’Amelio.

Jackie Kolgraf
July 20, 2021

Hip Hop Nation (Ch. 44) is your home for the hottest hip-hop hits out there, and it’s also the first place to hear on-the-rise stars. This month, Hip Hop Nation is shining a spotlight on Big Yavo as the channel’s latest First Alert artist.

Hailing from Birmingham, AL, Big Yavo first caught hip-hop fans’ ears with his early songs on YouTube, and eventually his 2020 hit “No Pen.” Now, Big Yavo’s OG II album entered the Billboard Heatseekers chart at No. 7, and his song “Rich” has become a TikTok dance sensation with app icons like Charlie D’Amelio and Addison Rae (the song has been in nearly half a million TikTok videos to date). Be sure to stay tuned to Hip Hop Nation to hear “Rich” live on the airwaves!