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Atlanta rap trailblazer Gucci Mane is in prison now for firearm possession, and he'll be locked up until 2016. This will not keep him from releasing new music. Gucci is famous for recording at a…   Read Story »
Someone on Twitter (and I wish I could remember who) pointed out a fascinating factoid recently: Every time Gucci Mane goes away to prison -- something that happens way too often -- one of his 1017…   Read Story »
One of rap's big stories in 2014 has been flamboyant eccentric Young Thug and his rise to the top of the Atlanta rap heap. Thug has made a couple of moment-defining hits in "Danny Glover" and…   Read Story »
The troubled Atlanta rap eminence Gucci Mane showed up on a couple of tracks form Y.R.N., the breakout mixtape from the ascendant rap trio Migos, and Migos showed up on "Jackie Chain," a track from…   Read Story »
It makes absolutely no sense to drop a new album on Christmas Day, but Gucci Mane has never been concerned with making sense. And so yesterday, the currently-incarcerated rapper, currently facing a…   Read Story »
Last year, there was one album -- Kendrick Lamar's Good Kid, m.A.A.d. City -- that united virtually the entire rap-listening public in adoration. This year, no such luck. Many heard my #1 pick of the…   Read Story »
Gucci Mane's been in a lot of legal trouble over the last few years, but his latest court battle has more at stake than most. He's in jail right now, and he's facing a federal gun charge that could…   Read Story »
Things haven't been going so great for the troubled rap genius Gucci Mane lately. He recently alienated a ton of industry friends in a deranged Twitter rant, admitted to a codeine addiction, lost his…   Read Story »
The ambitious Seattle rap production duo Blue Sky Black Death released their sprawling album Glaciers this week, and it's notably low on actual rap. And it's not like that needed a corrective, since…   Read Story »
No less than a month ago, Tom had this to say about Gucci Mane's 2013 output so far: "[He] has always been happy to absolutely fuck up our collective music-listening schedules. 'Prolific' just…   Read Story »