Scratches head… trying to understand why Kevin Gates would not want to perform at venues that serve alcohol is perplexing. Being that majority of the concert venues that would want to book him are places that typically serve alcohol. In this exclusive interview, the New Orleans native states the reason for his decision and more. […]

MoneyBagg Yo speaks on releasing his debut album, Reset and describes collaborating with J. Cole in a recent interview with Durtty Boyz.  

Kevin Gates has been quiet ever since he was released from prison earlier this year. His wife, Dreka Gates has been vocal on his behalf stating that he can’t leave Illinois and won’t be releasing any new music until later this year. However, Kevin Gates surprised fans with a 3 track EP, ‘Chained To The City’ […]

Kevin Gates has finally been released from Prison, Wednesday morning after serving  9 months of a 30-month sentence for a  gun possession charge. Gates parole states he must stay on mandatory supervision and can’t possess any firearms. Kevin has been in jail since March 30th.

While Kevin Gates continues to serve his 30-month prison sentence for weapons possession, his wife, and business partner Dreka Gates released his latest project, By Any Means 2 earlier this week. Today, the duo premiered an intimate visual from Kevin Gates titled, “Imagine That”, which features an honest conversation between him and his toddler daughter, confessing that he […]

Despite currently serving prison time for weapons charges, Kevin Gates has released a new track, “No Love.” Kevin Gates wife and business partner, Dreka Gates revealed last week that she will be releasing new music from her husband more regularly. “BTW working on Kevin’s new project right now and I’m not going to lie, I’m nervous as […]

Sign Up For Our Newsletter! In this edition of Word On The Streetz Weekly Wrap Up, Mz Shyneka gives you the latest on Kevin Gates’ possible 10 year prison sentence, R. Kelly’s legal battle with the deputy who claims his wife had an affair with him, and Pharrell being selected as the first male handbag model […]

Kevin Gates can’t seem to catch a break as he was recently sentenced to 30 months in prison for gun charges in Illinois. After failing to appear in court for a 2013 gun charge, Kevin Gates pled guilty to gun possession avoiding a possible 10-year sentence. The Baton Rouge rapper previously served 6 months in prison for allegedly kicking a […]

These days, fans get too excited and inappropriately touch the artists, and the artists have no problem getting physical right back. 50 Cent is the latest star to lash out at an audience member for aggressively grabbing him while he was performing. Fif hit the stage with The Lox at Baltimore Soundstage on Saturday and when […]

After being hit with an 180-day sentence in jail for allegedly kicking a fan at a concert, Kevin Gates is now a free man. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! The rapper was originally set to be released on March 24th, but he was detained for an outstanding weapons-related warrant. Check out this picture of Kevin Gates […]

Bread Winners’ Association and Kevin Gates affiliated rapper Yung Mazi was shot at a Waffle House in Buckhead, Atlanta Tuesday morning according to WSB-TV. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Sources report that Mazi was in the restaurant eating during 4 a.m. hour when the suspect who was also in the restaurant opened fire, striking Mazi in the […]

The rapper's wife Dreka wasn't here for the judge's sentence or the accuser's story.