Gucci is an American rapper and poet who has become very famous worldwide. He started writing poetry at the age of 14 and became prominent because of his skills. Gucci became a pioneer of Hip Hop music and has been a friend of fellow artist Ti and Young Jeezy in the 2000s and 2010. Hip Hop music became a phenomenon only because of these artists. If you want to know more about Gucci’s personal and professional life here are some important details for all the fans.
Gucci Mane was born on February 12th, 1980 in Alabama. When he was born unfortunately his father was running from the police as he was dealing with cocaine and heroin. He was raised by his paternal grandmother and his mother was attending college. Gucci was introduced to Hip hop music at a very young age by his stepbrother Victor. He went to the concerts of Run-DMC, Beastie Boys, and LL Cool J and got more inspiration from them all.
Even though he grew up in a criminal area and got into bad activities. He became a drug dealer while he was in junior school. The worst part was that he was using most of his income on drugs and cocaine. He was a good and bright student so was enjoying a good friendship with his fellow friends. He is 40 years old while his height is six feet and one inch.
Personal Life and Net Worth
Gucci got married to his long time girlfriend Keyshia Ka’oir in October 2017. The wedding was paid well by BET as they produced 10 episodes for the wedding series. It was enjoyed by his fans all over the world. The ‘Mane Event’ was organizing the wedding and it was a grand affair. They walked hand in hand and walked down the aisle on a carpet that was sprinkled with diamonds.
Fans were delighted to know when the singer himself revealed in his biography that he has a son with his wife. No one knew about the child till 2016 though. Apart from that, he has not been in any relationship but we can’t be sure as maybe he wanted to keep it all a secret from the media. The total net worth of Gucci is estimated to be $12 million. He leads a lavish life and known to be one of the richest celebrities.
Legal issues and Career Success
The personal life Gucci has been full of ups and downs and he was arrested because of drug charges many times. He was also involved in a few cases where he hit a few people. Despite the personal issues he focused on music and delivered one of the best albums to date. Mane released his debut album Trap House in 2005 which was a worldwide success. The album was followed by Hard to Kill in 2006, back to the trap house and Trap Thon. His music was loved by people of all ages and he was known as the king of the hip hop genre. There is no doubt everyone is in love with his music.