Stream Gucci Mane's "Brick Factory 3"
Whenever a month goes by without a new Gucci Mane project, it feels like something is amiss in the hip-hop world. The East Atlanta Santa's last project dropped on January 3rd, and now five and a half weeks later, he's given us another.
The GuWop Effect: A History Of Gucci Mane's Co-Signs
Gucci Mane has been sculpting talent, and promoting new artists since the beginning his career, but it's only over the last couple of years that he's been recognized as a great A&R. Part of that is because following his most recent incarceration in September 2013, we saw many of the young artists he was working with at the time earn Atlanta the title of rap's most exciting city once again.
20 Lyrical References To Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj's third album, The Pinkprint, dropped a few weeks back, so we thought we'd go ahead and compile the best rap references to the female beast. And damn were there a lot. Dropping Nicki Minaj's name in a song seems to be a thing. Of course, not all of the references were about Nicki specifically. A lot of them were about her butt or wanting to have a "menage" with Nicki Minaj (that one may be a tad overused). But there were a few clever, meaningful references that stood out, which we've highlighted for you here today.
Stream Gucci Mane's "1017 Mafia"
Another week, another new Gucci Mane project. After the incarcerated 1017 boss dropped both East Atlanta Santa and C-Note Vs. Gucci last week, he's kicking off 2015 by dropping another album, this one entitled 1017 Mafia.
Stream Gucci Mane's "East Atlanta Santa"
As 2014 draws to a close, the endlessly prolific Gucci Mane has dropped not one, but two projects on Christmas day. Following his and Honorable C-Note's mixtape C-Note Vs. Gucci, the incarcerated 1017 boss drops off an album entitled East Atlanta Santa. As you may know, this follows GuWop's tradition of Christmas releases, as he dropped off The State Vs. Radric Davis on this day a year ago.
Gucci Mane Reveals Cover Art For "Trap House 5"
As you very well know, when it comes to Gucci Mane, the hustle never stops. The locked up rapper delivered his joint effort with Chief Keef relatively recently, Big Gucci Sosa, and has once again turned around rather quickly with another project in the works.
Stream Chief Keef & Gucci Mane's Collaborative "Big Gucci Sosa" Project
After teaming up together for a new track off Chief Keef's upcoming Back From The Dead 2 earlier today, Chief Keef and Gucci Mane return once more with a full stream for their joint effort, Big Gucci Sosa.
Gucci Mane Pens Open Letter To Fans From Prison
Gucci Mane may be locked up, but it sure feels like he's in the studio every day, as he's constantly dropping new singles and he's got a slew of albums lined up. In fact, the Trap God just appeared on ILoveMakonnen's "I Don't Sell Molly No More" remix with Wiz Khalifa last night.
Stream Gucci Mane's "Trap God 3"
After momentarily hitting a stumbling block with Big Gucci Sosa, the collaborative tape with Chief Keef that was never released, Gucci Mane returns to his impeccably on-time release schedule for 2014. After already releasing 10 projects this year, big GuWop is prepared to drop Trap God 3, predictably, on 10/17.
Gucci Mane Sentenced To 3 More Years In Prison
Although we haven't seen any lack of Gucci Mane music these days, we won't actually be seeing the rapper himself for another three years. His legal battles continue to thrive, and he was sentenced to another three years in prison following his assault on a fan back in March 2013.
Stream Gucci Mane's New Album "The Return Of Mr. Perfect"
Gucci Mane has been releasing new music at an unbelievable pace this year, and he doesn’t look to be slowing down anytime soon. Just last week, Guwop dropped off the second installment in his Brick Factory series, and today he’s already back with another one. Originally due yesterday (9/11), Gucci’s newest album, The Return Of Mr Perfect, was released just a few moments ago for free on Soundcloud.
Kanye West, Rick Ross & Diddy Accused Of Stealing French Montana Song "Gucci Mane"
French Montana has been teasing fans about a track titled "Gucci Mane", which is slated to be his next single, as he recently told MTV News. The record has an all-star cast, both Rick Ross and Lil Wayne are featured on it while Kanye West helped produce it. However, a record label is attempting to stop the single's release as they claim it was stolen.
Gucci Mane's Jail Sentence Shortened By One Year
Gucci Mane was officially sentenced to a 39 month sentence in August, and while it had initially been reported that Wop's time spent behind bars awaiting his verdict would work towards his sentencing, TMZ reports that the ruling had him beginning the bid in August.
Stream Gucci Mane's New Album "Brick Factory Vol. 2"
The Guwop onslaught continues. Earlier in the year, Gucci released Brick Factory Vol 1, which is just one of the numerous projects he has released in 2014 so far. Back at it today, Guwop returns with the second installment of the Brick Factory series.
Gucci Mane Shares "Brick Factory Vol. 2" Artwork
Although we recently learned that Gucci Mane will be imprisoned until at least December 2016, the 1017 Brick Squad label boss' onslaught of 2014 material has continued without a hitch, with Young Thug's 1017 Thug 3 being the ninth on-time release so far this year.
Stream Young Thug's "1017 Thug 3: The Finale"
Today, Young Thug releases 1017 Thug 3: The Finale, the third and final installment in a mixtape/album series that began last year. Gucci Mane, Young LA, MPA Duke, Metro Boomin, DJ Mustard and C4 all show up to contribute. A tracklist and stream is below, and you can head over to iTunes to buy the album.
Gucci Mane Pleads Guilty To Firearms Charge, Sentenced To 39 Months
Gucci Mane's been behind bars for the last eleven months, awaiting the verdict of a firearms charge that stems from an incident last September, and today, the judge made the final ruling. Pleading guilty to possession of a Glock 40-caliber handgun and 11 rounds of ammunition, Gucci Mane was sentenced to 39 months in jail, and an additional three years of probation.
French Montana, Lil Wayne & Rick Ross Have Recorded A Song Called "Gucci Mane"
French Montana is currently preparing his sophomore album, Mac & Cheese, and in a new interview with Billboard, he's explained what we can expect from the new record. According to French, he's very much taking the direction of the album into his own hands this time around.
Listen To A Stream Of Gucci Mane's "Gucci Vs. GuWop" Album
Gucci Mane recently announced that he's got another eight albums planned for the coming months, the first of which is Gucci Vs. GuWop. The album will hit iTunes tomorrow, but before that time we've now got a full stream of the LP.
Gucci Mane Announces Eight More 2014 Releases
Whatever your opinion of Gucci Mane's music is, you have to consider his output in 2014 (the first seven months of it, that is) remarkable. Even from behind bars, GuWop has dropped enough material to warrant an in-depth guide to all of them, and now he's announced that we've only seen the tip of the iceberg in 2014.