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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 »
Gucci Mane has always been happy to absolutely fuck up our collective music-listening schedules. "Prolific" just isn't a sufficient word anymore. I am not exaggerating for effect when I say that I've…   Read Story »
The young Chicago rap nihilist Chief Keef just turned 18, and he also just released his Bang Part 2 mixtape, his first full-length after last year's proper debut album Finally Rich. I haven't…   Read Story »
When Gucci Mane cranks out way more (excellent) free music than anyone could reasonably be expected to process, it might seem a bit weird when he makes a new mixtape and actually asks people to pay…   Read Story »
Amidst all the news and conjecture about Lil Wayne's health, another major rap story is exploding tonight. Gucci Mane and Waka Flocka Flame -- friends, frequent collaborators for years, and partners…   Read Story »