Gucci Mane (born February 12, 1980) is an American Professional Rapper, Record Producer, and Songwriter from Birmingham, Alabama. He started his music career in and debuted with his first album “Trap House”. His real full birth name is Radric Delantic Davis. Furthermore, the 39-year-old rapper gained popularity with his sixth studio album titled “The State vs. Radric Davis“.
It was released on the 8th of December 2008. In fact, it was his first gold-certified album. Gucci’s song “Black Beatles” collaborated with Rae Sremmurd received a lot of success. Moreover, the track reached on the first position on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart.
In his career, Mane published 12 studio albums and over 70 mixtapes. The rappers’ newest work is “Evil Genius” which was out on December 7, 2018. Radric founded his own label “1017 Records” in 2007.
The rapper also worked with many famous artists like Mariah Carey, Drake, Lil Wayne, Chris Brown, Selena Gomez, etc. In 2017, Gucci nominated for BET Awards for his songs Black Beatles and Party.
He also bagged the MTV Video Music Awards the same year for his track “Down” (with Fifth Harmony). They received the award in the “Best Pop Video” category. The song also received the nominations for Song of the Summer and Best Choreography.
Profile, Parents & Before Fame
The rapper was born on the 12th of February 1980 in Birmingham, Alabama, United States. Therefore, Gucci Mane’s age is 39 years old, as of 2018. His father “Ralph Everett Dudley” is a former U.S serviceman and power plant worker.
Gucci’s mother “Vicky Jean Davis” is working as a social worker and teacher. Furthermore, he also has a half-brother named Victor Davis for his mom side and two half-siblings from his dad side.
As a teacher, Vicky used to teach Mane from a very young age. The rapper’s parents got separated from each other. Later, Davis moved to Atlanta, Georgia with his family in 1989. Moreover, he attended Jonesboro Elementary before moving to Atlanta.
According to Wikipedia, Gucci grew up in an area where there were a lot of criminal activities. Victor introduced him to hip hop when Davis was 6 years old. In fact, they used to attend Run-DMC, Beastie Boys, and LL Cool J concert. Gucci also enjoyed writing poetry as a child. He started rapping at the age of 14.
Then, Radric enrolled in Cedar Grove Elementary School. But later in 8th grade, he started his career in drug dealing. He got fully got involved in this profession when Mane was a freshman in Ronald E. McNair High School.
The rapper graduated from his high school in 1998. He also enrolled in the Georgia Perimeter College and took a computer course. However, Mane was expelled from the college because he caught with possession of crack cocaine by an undercover police officer in 2001. Davis was convicted to 90 days in county jail.
Personal Affairs, Girlfriend & Children
The 39-year-old rapper is currently married to his wife “Keyshia Ka’oir”. She is an American model, entrepreneur, and social media personality. Gucci’s spouse is the founder and owner of Ka’oir Cosmetics and Ka’oir Fitness.
Furthermore, their wedding ceremony took place in Miami on October 17, 2017. Mane and Keyshia also featured on the TV series called “The Mane Event” which was aired on BET. The channel paid the full amount for their wedding.
Moreover, the rapper and his partner also dated each other for a few years before their special day. Radric proposed to Ka’oir after performing at an Atlanta Hawks basketball game.
Earlier, the record producer was in a relationship with his ex-girlfriend named “Sheena Evans” in 2004. The ex-pair also shares a son named Keitheon (born in 2007) together. However, the rapper didn’t know about his child until 2016.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Full Birth Name||Radric Delantic Davis.|
|Nick name||1. Gucci Mane.
3. Gucci Mane La Flare.
4. Mr. Zone 6.
|Profession||Professional Rapper, Record Producer, and Songwriter.|
|Age (As of 2019)||39 years old|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||February 12, 1980.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Birmingham, Alabama, United States.|
|Famous For||his sixth studio album, The State vs. Radric Davis.|
|Awards||won MTV Video Music Awards for Best Pop Video in 2017.|
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Aquarius.|
|Current Residence||Atlanta, Georgia, USA.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6' 2".
Centimeters: 189 cm.
Meters: 1.89 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 85 Kg.
Pounds: 187 lbs.
|Biceps Size||16 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||42-32-37.|
|Shoe Size (US)||12.|
|Tattoos details?||will update.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Ralph Everett Dudley.
Mother: Vicky Jean Davis.
|Siblings||Half-brother: Victor Davis.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Sheena Evans.|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Keyshia Ka'oir (m. 2017 - Present).|
|Highest Qualification||College drop-out.|
|School||1. Cedar Grove Elementary School.
2. Ronald E. McNair High School.
|Alma Mater||Georgia Perimeter College.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Will Smith.
Actress: Jennifer Lopez.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Miami.|
|Favorite Color||Black and White.|
|Love to do||Music, Traveling, & Working out in the gym.|
|Favorite Dishes||Italian Cuisine.|
|Net worth (Approx.)||$12 million US Dollars (As of 2018).|
|Earnings per month||Under review.|
|Office Address||Will Update.|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||Will Update.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Gucci Mane
- His paternal grandfather, James Dudley, Sr., served in the military as a chef for twelve years.
- Moreover, Gucci’s maternal grandfather “Walter Lee Davis” also served in the Pacific during World War II and on the USS South Dakota.
- As per Wikipedia, Davis was robbed by a man when he was riding his bike. The thief pointed a Desert Eagle at his head. Mane was just 15 years old at that time.
- The 39-year-old rapper also appeared in the 2012 film “Birds of a Feather” as himself.
- He is the owner of a clothing line called Delantic.
- Money Factor: The estimated Net worth of Gucci Mane is $12 million US Dollars, as of 2018.
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- In September 2017, Radric published his autobiography titled “The Autobiography of Gucci Mane”.
- He stands an impressive height of 6 Feet 2 Inches (189 centimeters tall) and weighs 85 kilograms (187 pounds) approximately.