2014 XXL Freshman Kevin Gates is back with his latest tape, Luca Brasi 2. The DJ Drama hosted tape contains guest appearances from August Alsina, Rico Love, B.o.B., Rich Homie Quan, K. Camp, and more. Highlights of the tape include ...
Marcellus Kevin Gates
Baton Rouge, La.
Singles: “Satellites,” “4:30AM,” “Paper Chasers,” “Don’t Know”; Mixtapes: The Luca Brasi Story, Stranger Than Fiction, By Any Means; Guest Appearances: Pusha T’s “Trust You”
Bread Winners Association/Atlantic
As-yet-untitled major label debut album
“When you ask who am I surprised that’s not here, that’s not really a question for me because I believe I feel all things that are meant to be will be. So everyone that was meant to be here, they are here.”
“I always liked Down South beats like Master P and Cash Money and things of that nature. As far as lyricism I always gravitated as far as Biggie Smalls, Nas, Jay Z, Big L. I love Eminem. Eminem would be in my Top 5.”
“As a freshman in high school, I wasn’t as nasty as I am right now, but as a Freshman in XXL, I’m the sickest in the district.”
Kevin Gates is capping off the strongest year of his career with Luca Brasi 2, a Gangsta Grillz mixtape that is shaping up to be full of bangers. With the Dec. 15 release date right around the corner, Gates unleashes his ...
It's looking like Gates is focusing a bit more on lyricism and introspection on The Luca Brasi Story 2 — one of the many anticipated December releases. Listen to "Out The Mud" and "Reasonable Suspicion"; this is a good thing. ...