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Kevin Gates Stakes His Claim As A Rising Talent On ‘By Any Means’ Mixtape

Baton Rouge rapper Kevin Gates likes to claim his life is like a movie. He says so all the time. He said it on his booming Stranger Than Fiction single “4:30 AM” and yells it all over the place on his newest tape, By Any Means, which actually features a song called “Movie.” He even told it to the XXL staff when he visited the magazine’s office last fall. Seeing him in person, it’s hard to dispute the claim; massive, covered in tattoos and usually adorned with a proper southern bow tie, Gates looks like an over-embellished character you might ...

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