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Gucci Mane

Gucci Mane


Famous as :


Birth Name :

Radric Davis

Birth Date :

February 12, 1980

Birth Place :

Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Claim to fame :

Album "Trap House" (2005)


Gucci Mane has enjoyed writing poem since he was in elementary school but did not begin rapping until he was 14. In 2005, he released an indie album "Trap House" which featured "Icy", a successful duet with Young Jeezy. Despite the success of the song, the two didn't follow up their collaboration with another duet as they were involved in disputes over the rights to the single, which eventually caused a rift between the two artists.

In that same year, Gucci was charged with murder after one of her companions fired at a group of men who were trying to steal his trademark "So Icey" chain. He pleaded not guilty, reasoning only having a self defense. While the case, which was eventually dropped in January 2006 due to insufficient evidence, was still on investigation, he was hit by another legal issue, cited of assaulting a nightclub promoter and granted a six-month prison sentence for the assault. He was released from jail in the same month of his murder case was dismissed.

Latest News

Diplo and Gucci Mane Collaborate on an Album

April 21, 2015 07:30:45 GMT

Despite being incarcerated, continues working on his music. After dropping a handful of mixtape throughout the year, the rapper recently took to Twitter to announce that he had a new album underway and he had enlisted for it.

Gucci Mane Pleads Guilty to Assault Charge

September 16, 2014 04:15:06 GMT

pleaded guilty on Monday, September 15 to aggravated assault charge. Gucci was sentenced to three years in prison for hitting a male fan in the head with vodka bottle at a nightclub in Atlanta back in March 2013.

Gucci Mane Sentenced to 39 Months in Jail on Gun Charge

August 21, 2014 04:36:18 GMT

Rapper has been sentenced to 39 months in jail on gun charges. The sentence, which came on Wednesday, August 20, was a part of an agreement with prosecutors after he pleaded guilty to possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in May. The rapper, whose real name is Radric Davis, was also sentenced to three years of supervised release with traveling restriction and ordered to pay a $5,000 fine.

Gucci Mane Drops 'Can't Handle Me' Music Video Ft. Young Dolph and Young Scooter

January 11, 2014 05:43:21 GMT

has released the music video for his collaboration with Young Dolph and Young Scooter, "Can't Handle Me". Directed by Cricket, the four-minute visuals mostly features Gucci spitting his bars while hanging out with his friends.

Gucci Mane Facing 20-Year Jail Term on Gun Charges

December 04, 2013 03:22:17 GMT

Rapper may spend 20 years in jail following his latest run-in with the law. According to U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Georgia, the Atlanta rapper was charged in federal court on Tuesday, December 3 with two counts of possession of a firearm by a felon following two separate incidents in September.

Gucci Mane Arrested for Drug, Gun Possession and Cussing at Cops

September 16, 2013 06:38:38 GMT

After enraging last week on Twitter with claims he had sex with the "Super Bass" singer, Southern hip-hop artist next turned his nasty words on a couple of Atlanta cops on Saturday morning, September 14. The 33-year-old rapper cursed and threatened them as they responded to the rapper's friend, who was calling for help following the MC's erratic behavior.

Nicki Minaj Says Gucci Mane Needs Rehab Following Rapper's Sex Claim

September 11, 2013 02:11:27 GMT

was mentioned in rapper 's Twitter rampage on Monday, September 9. In a series of Twitter posts, Mane claimed that he had slept with Minaj and other celebrities such as , , and . The "Starships" singer quickly denied the allegation, adding that Mane needed rehab.

Gucci Mane Pleads Not Guilty in Soldier Assault Case

May 14, 2013 07:15:21 GMT

pleaded not guilty to aggravated assault. The rapper showed up at Fulton County Superior Court on Monday, May 14 to enter his not guilty plea connected to an alleged assault where he hit a soldier's head with a bottle outside a nightclub in Atlanta back in March 26.

Gucci Mane Arrested One Day After Being Released From Jail

April 15, 2013 06:58:34 GMT

After being arrested for assaulting a man back in March 26, was released from Fulton County Jail on Friday, April 12 on $75,000 bail. However, the rapper could only enjoy his freedom for less than 24 hours as TMZ reported that the rapper was sent back behind bars on the next day for allegedly violating probation which had nothing to do with the assault case.

Waka Flocka Flame Finds the Idea of Bailing Gucci Mane Out of Jail Hilarious

March 28, 2013 04:38:53 GMT

Everything about now seems hilarious to . After dissing Mane at Dipset Reunion Show on March 25 in New York City, the "Hard in da Paint" rapper laughs off the idea of bailing his Brick Squad partner out of jail.

Gucci Mane Changes Official Name Only to Cancel It 30 Minutes Later

March 05, 2013 04:37:36 GMT

Rapper declared stage name change to his 1.1 million followers on Twitter, but he canceled the plan 30 minutes later. On Monday, February 4, the rapper wrote, "July 2nd I'm officially changing my rap name to Guwop and retiring the great GucciMane. Thanks Fans, for 8 years as Gucci now it's Wop turn."

Gucci Mane Disses Young Jeezy in a Song, Upsets Keyshia Cole in the Process

October 15, 2012 03:19:57 GMT

is not happy that he's called "retarded" by . The Brick Squad rapper fires back in a song called "Truth", taunting Jeezy by rapping about his ex having an affair with while she was still in a relationship with him.

Video Premiere: Gucci Mane's 'Chicken Room' Feat. Rocko

February 07, 2012 09:08:27 GMT

After releasing his latest album "" on Super Bowl weekend, debuted a new music video for his single "Chicken Room", which features his fellow Atlanta native . The black-and-white clip sees the rapper hanging out with girls in a room filled with dollar bills and also in a kitchen where the girls are making a dough.

Waka Flocka Flame and Gucci Mane to Pay for Elaborate Funeral of Slim Dunkin

December 22, 2011 03:58:16 GMT

and are making sure that murdered Slim Dunkin got the funeral he deserved. A representative for the "No Hands" hitmaker and the "Gucci Time" MC informed TMZ that the two music stars are reaching into their own pockets to cover the funeral expenses for their fellow Atlanta rapper.

Gucci Mane Sentenced to 6 Month in Jail Over Car-Shoving Incident in Georgia

September 14, 2011 09:03:28 GMT

is about to be sent back to jail. Regarding the issue, the Atlanta rapper's lawyer Ashutosh Joshi explained to MTV that his client "has been sentenced to six month in jail after pleading guilty to two counts of battery, two counts of reckless conduct and one count of disorderly conduct for pushing a woman out of his Hummer back on January 28."

Nicki Minaj Breaks Hot 100 Record With 'Super Bass'

August 11, 2011 08:31:10 GMT

has celebrated another chart record. A year after becoming the first femcee to top Billboard Rap Songs since reigned it with 2003's "Magic Stick", the Barbz Queen scored Hot 100 highest-charting single by female rapper in nearly a decade.

Images and Profiles of 'Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' Characters Released

August 11, 2011 08:17:26 GMT

Eighteen characters from much-awaited drama "" have been previewed in photos which are released along with their short biographies. Among those getting the highlights are 's Mikael Blomkvist who appears in sleazy appearance with dirty looking face, and 's Lisbeth Salander with punk-rock style ensemble and many piercings on her face.

'True Blood' Star Sam Trammell Becomes a Father of Twin Boys

August 11, 2011 08:15:32 GMT

"" star has officially become a father, if Life & Style can be trusted. Accordingly, the 40-year-old actor, who plays Sam Merlotte on the HBO hit series, and his girlfriend of eight years, Missy Yager, have welcomed their twin boys on Tuesday, August 9.

'Mad Men' Debuts Season 5 Promo

August 11, 2011 07:44:48 GMT

"" will not return until 2012, but AMC has unleashed a promo for a fifth season of the Emmy Award-winning series. There is no new footage in the video since the long-delayed production has just been kicked off this Monday, August 8, but the compiled scenes point out that the show will not stray from the things that Don Draper has been dealing with all this time, which are money and business.

Waka Flocka Flame and Gucci Mane React to Kanye West and Jay-Z Comparison

August 11, 2011 07:40:27 GMT

and have released a joint album in the same week fellow rappers and dropped theirs. Despite the coincidence, Gucci and Waka refused to be compared to the "" duo.

Gucci Mane to Be Released From Jail in June

May 14, 2011 14:34:49 GMT

The troubled hip-hop star, real name Radric Davis, was detained last month after a warrant was issued for his arrest over allegations he pushed a woman out of a moving vehicle.

Gucci Mane Formally Charged With Battery

April 20, 2011 18:08:00 GMT

The hip-hop star, , real name Radric Davis, was taken into custody earlier this month after his probation officer discovered there was a warrant out for his arrest for reportedly pushing a woman out of a moving vehicle.

Arrested Gucci Mane Charged With Misdemeanor Battery

April 09, 2011 01:25:53 GMT

has found himself in trouble with the law yet again. The Atlanta rapper was arrested by officers from the DeKalb County Fugitive Squad on Friday morning, April 8, and charged with a misdemeanor count of battery. He was, at the time, visiting his probation officer at the Georgia Department of Corrections Probation Office.

Britney Spears Hooks Up With Gucci Mane in 'Hit' Song

January 21, 2011 09:36:27 GMT

One of the artists who will collaborate with is revealed. According to Rumor Fix, the pop singer has signed to rap in one of her new songs titled "Hit". They reportedly will meet next week in an Atlanta studio at Mizay Entertainment to record the duet.

Gucci Mane Undergoes Mental Evaluation and Faces Prison

January 05, 2011 04:47:11 GMT

Rapper has been admitted to a mental health facility to determine whether he is fit to face prosecution for a parole violation. The troubled star, real name Radric Davis, was already on probation for previously breaching the terms of his parole, stemming from a 2005 assault conviction, when his car was pulled over by police in his native Atlanta, Georgia in November 2010.

Gucci Mane Released After Handcuffed at Waka Flocka Flame's Home

December 17, 2010 07:38:41 GMT

Rapper has been released by police after he was handcuffed following a raid at 's Georgia home. The hip-hop star was temporarily held by cops on Thursday morning, December 16 as part of an investigation stemming from allegations of drug and illegal weapons possession.

Gucci Mane Arrested at Police Raid at Waka Flocka Flame's Home

December 17, 2010 04:20:37 GMT

has been handcuffed at the Georgia home of hip-hop pal following a police raid stemming from an investigation into allegations of prostitution. Police swarmed the Henry County residence on Thursday morning, December 16.

Gucci Mane Arrested, Again

November 03, 2010 08:15:44 GMT

Rapper has been arrested in his native Atlanta, Georgia. Just six months after his release from prison for a parole violation, and a month after he reportedly checked into rehab to deal with an alleged cocaine addiction, the star was picked up by police on Tuesday, November 2 and booked for multiple traffic infractions, according to the Atlanta Journal Constitution newspaper.

Video Premiere: Gucci Mane's 'Remember When'

October 16, 2010 07:46:19 GMT

is sharing screen with in a music video filmed to support his latest track "Remember When". It follows the rapper and his girlfriend as their relationship gets tense when she finds out a message from an unknown girl.

Kenny Chesney Tops Hot 200, Beating Lil Wayne

October 07, 2010 04:40:36 GMT

scores his sixth chart topper this week as his latest installment "" debuts at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 200. Selling 183,000 copies in its opening week, the album wins over strong competitor 's "I'm Not a Human Being".

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