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New Orleans rapper Kevin Gates gained popularity with the release of his mixtape “The Luca Brasi Story” in 2015. As he rose to prominence in the hip-hop world, it became pretty clear that he wasn’t just any old rapper. His unique set of talents and process of creating set him a part immediately.

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But Kevin is a little caught up at the moment serving some time in jail for something that happened in concert in August 2015. While this news is surprising and sad, according to Headkrack, this only means more great material is forthcoming from Gates. Click on the audio player to hear him explain more on this story in this exclusive video from of the Hip-Hop Spot.

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