Gucci Mane LP Coming in Dec., Facing off Against Snoop & Clipse
BRRRR! Gucci Mane’s first major label release, The State Vs. Radric Davis is coming out in December.
The highly-anticipated Warner Bros. disc will feature appearances by Lil Wayne, Soulja Boy and So Icey Entertainment family OJ Da Juiceman and Waka Flocka, as well as production by Polow Da Don, Drumma Boy, Sean Garrett and Mannie Fresh, among others. The LP’s first single, “Wasted” with Plies is currently no. 2 on the urban mainstream radio charts and his next single “Spotlight,”which finds the Atlanta rapper rapping alongside R&B star Usher [listen here], leaked online yesterday (October 19).
2009 was a very busy year for Gucci. The underground sensation linked up with several big artists, including Mariah Carey (“Obsessed” Remix), the Black Eyed Peas (“Boom Boom Pow” Remix) and Mario (“Break Up”). Over the weekend Gucci also dropped three mixtapes. Titled The Cold War series, he teamed up with DJ Drama for Guccimerica, DJ Holiday for BRRRusia and DJ Scream for Great BRRRitain. The mixtapes, which can be found for free online, include cameos from Drake, Mike Bigga, Snoop Dogg , Juvenile and Jim Jones, among others.
The State Vs. Radric Davis is dropping on a crowded release date for hip-hop. Snoop’s Malice N Wonderland, Clipse’s Til the Casket Drops and Chamillionaire’s Venom are all also coming out on December 8. –Elan Mancini