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Gucci Mane
Back to the Trap House

SO ICEY/ASYLUM/ATLANTIC After scoring a huge hit in 2005 with the Young Jeezy–assisted “Icy,” things quickly turned sour for Gucci Mane. As if being arrested for murder just before the release of his debut, Trap House, wasn’t enough, his 2006 follow-up, Hard to Kill (released after his acquittal), was nationally ignored and critically panned. Luckily, the album’s inspired ecstasy anthem “Pillz” became a local smash and drew interest from major labels. Linking up with Asylum Records for his latest project, Back to the Trap House, Gucci Mane finally cooks up his formula for mass consumption. At his best, Gucci has mastered ...

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