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Gucci Mane
Hard to Kill

While Gucci Mane’s Young Jeezy–assisted single “So Icy” was cluttering Southern airwaves in 2005, a dispute over the song’s ownership was turning into a full-blown beef between the two rappers. Then as Da Snowman was blowing up, Gucci had to watch from a jail cell as his debut, Trap House, topped Billboard’s independent charts and SoundScanned over 127,000 units. (He was serving out a six-month sentence for assaulting a club promoter with a pool cue.) Now a free man, Gucci returns with his second LP, Hard to Kill, and attempts to show that he too can make the dope boys ...

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