Anybody who was at the football game on Sept. 28 was likely to experience an interesting sight. Crowds of students were surrounding a mystery man, trying desperately to snag a selfie with him. The crowd constantly screaming out the name "Yalee." But who is this Yalee? Many were left confused.
Yalee is a 28-year-old rapper, singer, songwriter and performer. Originally from Dayton, Ohio, Yalee moved to New York City at the young age of 21 to follow his dreams, according to allmusic.com. The artist’s style is a mix between R&B and Chris Brown's style of hip hop. The rapper’s most popular song is a single called “Pretty Girl Dance.” Released in 2014, it has reached over 2.5 million streams on Spotify. Yalee then collaborated with popular rapper, Fetty Wap, for “Pretty Girl Dance Pt. 2” in 2015.