The Famous Singer/Rapper Gucci Mane
Gucci Mane is an American rapper and an entrepreneur who has a net worth of $12 million as of 2022. He is known as a king of hip-hop music who has dropped dozens of hit albums and mixtapes in his career.
He helped pioneer the hip hop subgenre of trap music alongside fellow Atlanta-based rappers T.I. and Young Jeezy, particularly in the 2000s and 2010s.
Mane released his debut album “Trap House” in 2005. Mane followed that up with “Hard to Kill” in 2006, then “Trap-A-Thon,” and “Back to the Trap House” in 2007.
Early Life Story/History
Gucci Mane was born Radric Delantic Davis, on the 12th February, 1980, in Bessemer, Alabama. His father was a former U.S serviceman and power plant worker, and his mother a social worker and teacher.
Gucci’s family had a strong military background with his paternal grandfather, James Dudley, Sr., serving in the military for twelve years, and his maternal grandfather, Walter Lee Davis, serving in the Pacific during World War II.
Mane’s father also served in the military, and was stationed in Korea for two years.
Gucci Mane’s Career
After his first arrest, Mane began to take music seriously. He released an album called La Flare, distributed through a run of 1,000 CDs he distributed throughout East Atlanta. Mane did a collaboration with Young Jeezy called “So Icy,” which was distributed through Tommy Boy Records.
In 2005, Mane released his independent debut album entitled Trap House. The album crept into the Top 20 of the Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts and landed at the top spot on the Billboard Heatseekers Album chart.
His second album Hard to Kill followed in 2006. It included the hit single “Freaky Gurl”, which peaked at number 12 on the Hot Rap Tracks. Mane released the studio album The State vs. Radric Davis in 2010.
Gucci Mane and Rae Sremmurd worked together on the single “Black Beatles.” It was released in November 2016 and reached the top spot on the chart of songs–not just R&B, hip hop, or rap songs — all songs. It was Mane’s first number-one single as a featured artist. It remained at the top of the charts for seven non-consecutive weeks in late 2016 and early 2017.
Gucci Mane performed at the 2017 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival and stunned the audience when he surprised them by bringing out P Diddy.
In the fall of 2017, he released “The Autobiography of Gucci Mane.”
As of this writing, Gucci Mane has released 13 studio albums and over 71 mixtapes throughout his career.
In 2007, he founded his own label, 1017 Records. He has worked with artists such as Drake, Lil Wayne, Chris Brown, Selena Gomez, Mariah Carey, and Marilyn Manson. His prolific mixtape releases and long-standing presence as a trap music innovator in the Atlanta music scene has established him as a major influence on younger Atlanta rappers like Young Thug, Migos, Rich Homie Quan, 21 Savage, and Lil Yachty.
As of 2022, Gucci Mane Net Worth is $ 12 Million US. He is one of the highest-paid rappers and songwriters in the United States who has released multiple hit albums.
|Date of Birth:
|Feb 12, 1980 (42 years old)
|6 ft 2 in (1.89 m)
|Rapper, Artist, Actor, Musician, Music artist
|United States of America
Personal Life Story
Gucci Mane had been in a relationship with many ladies in the past, such as Gucci has hooked up with Sheena Evans, and they also have a kid named Keitheon. Then in October 2017, Gucci Mane married Keyshia Ka’Oir who is a famous glamour model.
They started dating in May 2010 and in 2016 they got engaged. In December 2020, Gucci and Keyshia welcomed their first child, a son named son Ice Davis.
In 2001, Mane was arrested on cocaine charges. He was sentenced to 90 days in jail.In May 2005, he was attacked by a group of men at a house in Decatur, Georgia.
Mane and his friends shot at the group, killing one. The body of that man was found later behind a middle school. He turned himself in and was charged with murder. He claimed the shots he fired were in self-defense. The murder charge against him was dropped in January 2006.
The previous October, Mane had pleaded no contest on a charge of aggravated assault of a nightclub owner the previous summer. When the murder charge was dropped, Mane was serving a six-month sentence for the assault. He was released from jail in late January 2006.
Mane served a year in prison for violating probation by not completing his community service hours on his 2005 assault conviction. He was released in May 2010.Mane has been arrested and incarcerated a number of times since 2010. As of early 2020, he was most recently released from jail in 2016.