Kevin Gates spent 31 months in prison between 2008 and 2011.
It’s not known why he was locked up specifically, but it was revealed once that most of the time where he had encounters with the law was for various incidents such as possession of a firearm or possession of illegal substances. He is often reported stating that he is simply “just trying to keep my nose clean”.
On lockdown for nearly three summers, Kevin was committed to focusing on his music career when his feet touched down in the free world late 2011.
Within a few months of his freedom, Kevin dropped his long-awaited mixtape “Don’t Know What to Call It Vol. 1” and he has had the Internet going crazy with over one million YouTube.com views for his videos “Love You” and “Satellites.”
Kevin Gates may be the most polarizing entertainer in the rap music today. Dislike him or love him, he is one of the most interesting individuals to grace the genre in quite some time. With that said, there are many people who are curious about him as a person.
Check out these 10 interesting facts about Kevin Gates shared by Ppcorn.com.