Gucci Mane performed a set at this year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. In addition to playing songs from across his discography, he also did several songs from his slew of 2016 releases, including his comeback album, Everybody Looking. More
03/29/2017 by PeekYou Team
Author: Brian Josephs / Source: Spin
Gucci Mane’s “Make Love” ended up taking a life of its own when Nicki Minaj’s verse contained just enough subliminal disses to lead to Remy Ma’s “shETHER.” By the time Nicki came back with “No Frauds,” Gucci felt like a satellite figure on his own song—a first in his post-prison prominence.
That disconnect is still present in the Eif Rivera-directed “Make Love” video that…
01/08/2017 by PeekYou Team
Author: Kevin Lozano / Source: pitchfork.com
Gucci Mane recently sat down with ESPN’s “Highly Questionable” for a candid conversation about his history of drug abuse, his prison sentence, how he looks back on his early career success, and more. At the beginning of the interview, Gucci admitted that up until recently, his experience in music was a “blur” defined by “violence and paranoia and drugs.” He compared his career from 2012-2015 to “war,” and that he experienced “post-traumatic stress” as a result.
Later in the interview, he talked at length about how his heavy usage of lean affected his mind and body….
12/16/2016 by PeekYou Team
Author: Winston Cook-Wilson / Source: Spin
Drake was one of Gucci Mane’s first and most unlikely collaborators following the Atlanta rapper’s release from prison this summer, teaming up for a track on Gucci’s Everybody Looking.
And now, they’ve joined forces once again for “Both,” which appears on Gucci’s third(!) comeback album of 2016, The…
12/12/2016 by PeekYou Team
Author: Evan Minsker / Source: pitchfork.com
Gucci Mane’s new album The Return of East Atlanta Santa is out Friday. It’s only natural, then, that Gucci appeared at New York’s SantaCon on Saturday. There’s footage of Gucci entering a bar and meeting with fans. Watch the Santa-filled footage…