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Kevin Gates Releases ‘Intro Edition’ Audioplay

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After being released on parole back in January, Kevin Gates was slow to officially return to the music scene as he strategically put his ducks in a row to ensure his return would be a highly impactful one. Since returning to social media back in May we’ve been able to witness the making of a […]

Kevin Gates Wants Restraining Order Against His Parole Officer


Kevin Gates says that his parole officer is keeping him from getting to the bag and now he’s taking him to court. Visit for more information Gates is seeking a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction prohibiting his parole officer from denying him permission to leave so he can perform, see his children and […]

Kevin Gates Has Been Released From Prison

Kevin Gates Will Reportedly Be Released From Prison Next Week

After over several months in prison, New Orleans rapper Kevin Gates is a free man. Gates was released this morning (Wednesday, Jan 10) from the East Moline Correctional Center. The release of Gates is via parole. Visit for more information Originally given a 30-month prison sentence for a felony gun possession, Gates only served nine […]

Kevin Gates Lawyer States That The Rapper Will Help Troubled Teens Avoid His Mistakes

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While the music world awaits the Wednesday (Jan. 10) release of Kevin Gates from prison, Gates is already making plans that will impact troubled teens. Visit for more information Hershel Rush, who is Gates’ lawyer, spoke with TMZ about Gates’ plans for troubled teens. Kevin’s plans after he’s released from an Illinois penitentiary Wednesday include devoting […]

Kevin Gates Will Be Released From Prison Next Week!

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Seems like rapper Kevin Gates might be getting a second chance at freedom. Visit for more information In 2015, Kevin served a 5 month sentence after kicking a female fan in the chest at one of his concerts. After doing the time he was hit again with another charge before he could even get […]

Kevin Gates Will Reportedly Be Released From Prison Next Week

Kevin Gates Will Reportedly Be Released From Prison Next Week

About a week ago, prison documents surfaced the web suggesting that Kevin Gates’ parole date was switched from June to January. XXL reports that the rapper is set to be released from East Moline Correctional Center next Wednesday, January 10th. Visit for more information Gates has been locked up in Illinois, serving time a 30-month […]

Kevin Gates Could Possibly be Released From Jail Next Month

Kevin Gates Could Possibly be Released From Jail Next Month

In October 2016, Kevin Gates was found guilty of misdemeanor battery for kicking a concert goer in the chest during a 2015 Florida performance. Despite vindicating his honor with self defense claims explaining the fan continued to tug at his shorts and private area even after he repeatedly told her to stop, Gates was still […]

Kevin & Dreka Gates Release Official ‘Had To” Video

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On a consistent run of new releases, Kevin Gates and the BWA team have released another video from his latest compilation, By Any Means 2 for the song “Had To.” Visit for more information In a little over three minutes, director Lyle Lindgren was able to capture a very unique perspective as the entire video […]

Dreka Gates Releases ‘By Any Means 2’ on Kevin Gates Behalf

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Although Gates is behind bars it hasn’t stopped him from providing his fans with consistent new releases to keep him top of mind and tip of tongue during his prison stint. Since being incarcerated in October, Gates and his team have managed to release a new song titled ‘What If’ and later finally releasing the […]

Kevin Gates Sends Strong Message in “What If” Music Video

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Kevin Gates was incarcerated last October for assaulting a woman at one of his concerts. He was supposed to only serve six months behind bars; however, on the day of his expected release, authorities discovered he had an outstanding warrant in Illinois for felony gun possession. Kevin was then re-arrested and sentenced to 30 more […]

DJ Kay Slay f/ Rick Ross, 2 Chainz & Kevin Gates “Wild One”

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Big Bro is back! Visit for more information It’s been seven-years since DJ Kay Slay released an album (The Streetsweeper Vol. 1 & The Streetsweeper Vol.2 were both top 10 debuts on Billboard’s Hip-Hop Chart), but just like Kay’s previous red-carpet events, The Big Brother is star-studded and diverse; including Kendrick Lamar, 2 Chainz, […]

[Watch] Big Hookz Ft. Kevin Gates “Pull Out Cash”


Hip Hop artist Big Hookz is a force to be reckoned in the music industry. Hailing from Cameroon, before moving to Germany where he honed his music and production skills, Hookz has a unique style that he brought to the DMV (DC, Maryland, Virginia) area where he is captivating fans with his energetic voice and […]

Kevin Gates Sentenced To 30 Months For Weapons Charge


Baton Rouge rapper Kevin Gates, who canceled a New Orleans performance in October due to “unforeseen incarceration,” knows where he’ll be spending the next 30 months: In prison. Visit for more information That’s the sentence Gates received Wednesday on a felony gun possession charge in a 2013 Illinois case. The Cook County Sheriff’s Office […]

Kevin Gates Denied Bail In Weapons Case

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Kevin Gilyard aka Kevin Gates will not be walking out of prison after serving five months on a six month sentence. Visit for more information The 31 year old Gates was scheduled to be released March 24th, however, a warrant for weapons possession kept Gates behind bars at the Polk County Jail in Florida […]

Judge Denies ‘Stand Your Ground’ Defense In Kevin Gates Case

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Charges of battery dangle over Kevin Gates‘ head stemming from a 2015 incident where he allegedly kicked a female fan. Gates recently went to court for the incident where he found out he would not be able to use Florida’s notorious stand your ground law in his defense. Visit for more information He appeared […]

The LAPD Is Reportedly Cracking Down On Codeine For The BET Awards


Do you remember Lil Wayne‘s most recent emergency landings as he seized and blacked out two days in a row on two separate flights? In light of the recent accusations of Weezy’s episodes being due to his codeine addiction and the rise in the use of the syrup, the LAPD has made a decision to […]