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Author Gucci Mane, 1980- author.

Title The autobiography of Gucci Mane / with Neil Martinez-Belkin.

Publication Info. New York : Simon & Schuster, 2017.


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Edition First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Description xv, 286 pages, 24 pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Contents The Gucci man -- 1017 -- Welcome to Atlanta -- Dope game hard -- Texaco -- LaFlare -- The zone 6 clique -- Gift and curse -- Springside run -- There's been a murder -- DeKalb to Fulton -- The trap -- The so icey boyz -- Making the machine -- Lemon -- Ball till ya fall -- Lost in the sauce -- I'm up -- Brick by brick -- A nightmare on moreland -- United States of America v. Radrick Davis -- Maverick -- Con air -- El Chapo's escape.
Summary Gucci Mane began writing his memoir in a maximum-security federal prison. Released in 2016, he emerged radically transformed. He was sober, smiling, focused, and positive -- a far cry from the Gucci Mane of years past. Born in rural Bessemer, Alabama, Radric Delantic Davis became Gucci Mane in East Atlanta, where the rap scene is as vibrant as the dope game. His name was made as a drug dealer first, rapper second. His mixtapes and street anthems helped pioneer the sound of trap music. He inspired and mentored a new generation of artists and producers: Migos, Young Thug, Nicki Minaj, Zaytoven, Mike Will Made-It, Metro Boomin. Yet every success was followed by setback. Too often, his erratic behavior threatened to end it all. Incarceration, violence, rap beefs, drug addiction. But Gucci Mane has changed, and he's decided to tell his story. He reflects on his career and in the process confronts his dark past -- years behind bars, the murder charge, and drug addiction.
Subject Gucci Mane, 1980-
Rap musicians -- United States -- Biography.
African American musicians -- Biography.
Rap musicians -- Georgia -- Atlanta.
Drug dealers -- Biography.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
Added Author Martinez-Belkin, Neil, author.
Other Form: Online version: Gucci Mane, 1980- Autobiography of Gucci Mane First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition. New York : Simon & Schuster, 2017 9781501165337 (DLC) 2017020490
ISBN 9781501165320 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
1501165321 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
9781501165344 (trade paperback : alkaline paper)
1501165348 (trade paperback : alkaline paper)
9781501165337 (electronic book)

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