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Kevin Gates
Kevingates

Birth name

Kevin Jerome Gilyard

Born

February 5, 1986
Louisiana, U.S.

Origin

Baton Rouge, Louisiana, U.S.

Genres

Hip hop

Occupation

Rapper, Singer, Entrepreneur

Years active

2007-present

Labels

Bread Winners' Association (2013-present)
Atlantic Records (2013-present)

Associated Acts

Boosie Badazz, Gudda Gudda, NBA YoungBoy, Rico Love, Starlito

Kevin Jerome Gilyard (born February 5, 1986), better known by his stage name Kevin Gates, is an American rapper, singer, and entrepreneur from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He is currently signed to Bread Winners' Association with a partnership with Atlantic Records. His debut studio album, Islah, was released in January 2016 and peaked at number two on the US Billboard 200 chart. Prior to Islah, Gates also released numerous mixtapes including Stranger Than Fiction, By Any Means, and Luca Brasi 2, all of which peaked in the top 40 on the Billboard 200 chart.

Discography Edit

Studio albums Edit

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