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Gucci Mane’s fall: Do record labels enable self-destructive rappers?

As Gucci Mane’s career has become less noteworthy, it looks as though his label doesn’t consider him worth the trouble any longer. He was arrested five times and sentenced to jail time four times from 2008 to 2011, when he was at his commercial peak. Yet he continued to land lucrative deals for himself and his 1017 Brick Squad imprint.

Gucci Mane and girlfriend Keyshia Ka’oir engaged Congrats are in order for Gucci Mane and his longtime girlfriend Keyshia Ka’oir. On Tuesday, Nov. 22, the “Freaky Gurl” rapper proposed to his

Gucci Mane ordered by the government to turn over his guns

Atlanta rapper Gucci Mane has been ordered go turn in his weapons. The troubled hip-hop star, who’s had several run-ins with law enforcement and made headlines earlier this year with his erratic behavior and strange rants on Twitter, has been informed that he has to give up his two guns. And it’s the federal government making the demand.

Rappers who went to rehab

Lil Scrappy and other rappers who went to rehab As previously reported, Lil Scrappy is seeking treatment for an addiction to marijuana, a habit he

Gucci Mane receiving death threats in Georgia

Gucci Mane is planning to perform in Macon, GA on December 21st, but there may be trouble waiting on him once he travels down I-75. An as-of-yet unspecified party has issued a threat to the rapper to stay out of the city.

Celebrity men you didn’t know were Alphas

Celebs in Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. Today marks the 106th anniversary of the founding of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc., the first African American Greek organization.