Stream Gucci Mane's Latest Album "The Oddfather"
Gucci Mane's let go no lack of music this summer, and before the summer closes out (it's almost August, by the way), Guwop treats the fans to one more project while he's locked up.
Gucci Mane Announces "The Oddfather" Album & Release Date [Update: Album Cover Revealed]
Gucci Mane hit us with his collaborative album with Young Dolph and PeeWee Longway the other week, Felix Brothers, and as he is warrant to do, he hasn't remained silent for too long on his next planned release.
Stream Gucci Mane, Peewee Longway & Young Dolph's "Felix Brothers" Album
Gucci Mane will serve time in jail until 2016, but since he was officially sentenced, we've seen his output increase rather than decrease. Not only has Guwop released plenty of his own material over the last few months, he's also unearthed plenty of sessions from his Brick Factory studio, compiling projects from Migos, Peewee Longway, and Young Thug.
Stream Gucci Mane's "Trap House 4" Album
As if three albums last month wasn't enough, Gucci Mane decides to keep the new music rolling in and release the 4th installment to his Trap House series today. Now thanks to Gucci’s audiomack page, fans can now stream the entire thing for free before having to buy it.
The 1017 Brick Squad Timeline
Ah, Gucci Mane. One of the most controversial figures in Atlanta hip-hop, his extracurricular activities and legal struggles often overshadow his actual music, especially when he's wylin' out on Twitter for the whole world to see. But unpredictable and frustrating as he sometimes is, GuWop is currently sitting atop an ATLien empire, even while behind bars.
Stream Gucci Mane's "World War 3D" Trilogy (Featuring Migos, Young Thug, & Peeway Longway)
Last summer, Gucci Mane hit us with a trilogy of albums in one day, dropping the World War 3 series, based on three of his greatest vices; Gas, Molly, and Lean. Today, Guwop is back with a similar formula, but this time around he links up with some of ATL’s hottest artists in Migos, Young Thug, & Peeway Longway for World War 3D.
Migos Chop It Up On "New Atlanta", Gucci Mane Relationship, Justin Bieber Controversy & More
Migos are paving the way for the "New Atlanta" alongside OGs and newcomers alike. The trio who found sudden fame with "Versace" have since proved they are not a one-trick pony, with a plethora of music that followed and mixtapes introducing the rest of their crew of Atlanta rappers on the come-up, including Rich The Kid, Johnny Cinco and Jose Guape, all of whom have been gaining steady buzz.
Gucci Mane Announces "World War 3D" Series Featuring Migos, Young Thug & Peewee Longway [Update: Artwork Revealed]
Last summer, Gucci Mane hit us with a trilogy of albums in one day, dropping the World War 3 series, based on three of his greatest vices; Gas, Molly, and Lean.
It's Yo Birthday: Waka Flocka's Top 21 Tracks
Today Juaquin James Malphurs known better to us as Waka Flocka Flame turns 28. Waka has made quick progress in his career over recent years. The ATL rapper has been releasing music in the game since 2009, clocking up 11 mixtapes throughout the years as well as two studio albums and eight singles. His work has made a name for himself in trap as he consistently has kept his music focused on the genre.
Review: Gucci Mane's "Brick Factory Vol. 1"
Even while behind bars, Gucci Mane has proved that he can produce quality music no matter where he is. His newest mixtape, also available on iTunes, Brick Factory Vol.1, is assumed as one of several compilations to follow, and the series is off to an impressive start. Featuring work with both old and new collaborators, some of whom fall under his label 1017 Brick Squad Records, Gucci reminds us all that he won't be forgotten easily.
Stream Gucci Mane's "Brick Factory Vol. 1"
Gucci Mane comes through on Memorial Day to deliver his awaited Brick Factory Vol. 1 compilation. Originally intended to be a mixtape, the project is now up for purchase on iTunes, but a stream has also been released.
Gucci Mane: "I'm Writing A Novel About My Life"
Though we still haven't gotten "The Gucci Mane Movie" that the rapper's frequently mentioned in his songs since 2009's The State Vs. Radric Davis, a book may be on the way. Though Gucci's currently 11 months through a recently-mandated 39 month jail sentence, he (or one of his associates) tweeted that he is "writing a novel about [his] life."
Gucci Mane Pleads Guilty, Likely To Remain In Jail Until 2016
Gucci Mane has seen his share of legal troubles, but while he's been in and out of jail for a large part of his career, his latest arrest certainly appeared to be his most serious.
Gucci Mane Negotiating Plea Deal On Federal Gun Charges To Avoid Trial
Just the other day we found out that Flava Flav is taking a plea deal in his domestic violence case, and now it looks like another rapper may be following suit (although these cases are completely unrelated). Gucci Mane is reportedly in negotiations for a plea deal, in order to avoid heading to trial.
Gucci Mane Reportedly Made $1.3 Mil Last Year Despite Legal Troubles
Gucci Mane may be behind bars but that doesn't stop him from raking in the dough. So how exactly does he do it? Noisey decided to find out and they got in touch with Ronald “Caveman” Rosario (AKA Gucci's "Money Guy" and co-executive producer for his The State vs. Radric Davis II: The Caged Bird Sings) who told us, basically, that Gucci has a large amount of material already recorded and loaded in the barrel.
Gucci Mane Announces Two New Projects Dropping Same Day
Gucci Mane is usually a prolific rapper, but lately he's quieted down, although that's not to stay he's been stagnant, he's still dropped a leak or two and visuals. We heard GuWop on "Trap Numbers" just the other week.
Young Thug Is Not A Free Agent, Still Signed To Brick Squad And Atlantic
There have been many rumors as to where Young Thug is going to sign, some instigated by the rapper himself. However, apparently Young Thug has no one to sign to, as of yet, as he's still reportedly signed to Atlantic and 1017 Brick Squad.
Random Prisoner Files Motion To Get Gucci Mane Out Of Jail
Gucci Mane was arrested in September for gun and marijuana possession, and has since been since spending his time at a county jail in Georgia. We've not heard any updates on when he'll see release, but one man believes he's made breakthrough in the case. Jerry Lewis Dedrick, a 51-year-old prisoner who is currently serving time at Williamsburg federal prison (NOT the same facility Gucci's been doing his bid), has filed a motion he feels will prove the rapper's innocence.
On paper, hip-hop and opera seem like completely different styles of music, but many producers have shown us otherwise. Using dramatic, often high-pitched vocal samples, they add a theatrical element to rap tracks. The vocals can come from samples of actual operas or, more commonly, presets on synths or keyboards, and they've been used by everyone from Three 6 Mafia to RiFF RAFF to Tech N9ne.
Waka Flocka Talks About Life After His Late Brother, Kayo Redd
Waka Flocka is not necessarily known for his vulnerability, but our heart has gone out to him since his brother's all-too-recent passing, last December. When he sat down with WKYS, he spoke about how his life is different now, saying: