Click Track: Gucci Mane


Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 02/07/2012

Singles File: Gucci Mane, Rhye, Nicki Minaj, THEESatifaction, Loma Prieta

A weekly playlist for the listener with a one-track mind.

By Allison Stewart  |  10:43 AM ET, 02/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Singles file | Tags:  Gucci Mane, 2 Chainz, Rhye, Nicki Minaj, THEESatisfaction, Loma Prieta

Posted at 10:06 AM ET, 12/13/2011

O.A.R. comes home for two small shows; Radiohead and Metallica release new music; Gucci Mane free

Pop music morning headlines.

By David Malitz  |  10:06 AM ET, 12/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  O.A.R., Radiohead, Metallica, Gucci Mane

Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 09/14/2011

DJ Mehdi’s death an accident; Banjo pioneer Wade Mainer dies; Gucci Mane back to jail

By David Malitz  |  09:46 AM ET, 09/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  DJ Mehdi, Gucci Mane

Posted at 12:36 PM ET, 08/11/2011

What you should be listening to: Powder Mill, La Big Vic, Gucci Mane and Future, Jurgen Muller

It’s the question most frequently asked of a music journalist: “What should I be listening to?” This new semi-regular column aims to answer just that.

By Chris Richards  |  12:36 PM ET, 08/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Powder Mill, Jurgen Muller, Gucci Mane, Future, La Big Vic

Posted at 12:28 PM ET, 08/09/2011

Quick spins: Addis Acoustic Project, Gucci Mane & Waka Flocka Flame, Trivium

By Bill Friskics-Warren and Allison Stewart  |  12:28 PM ET, 08/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Quick spins | Tags:  Addis Acoustic Project, Gucci Mane, Waka Flocka Flame, Trivium

Posted at 11:09 AM ET, 04/11/2011

White Stripes announce live album; Dylan plays Vietnam; Gucci Mane arrested again

Morning headlines from the world of pop music.

By Chris Richards  |  11:09 AM ET, 04/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  White Stripes, Bob Dylan, Gucci Mane

Posted at 12:28 PM ET, 03/22/2011

Album review: Gucci Mane, “The Return of Mr. Zone 6”

The prolific, marble-mouthed underground gangsta rapper gets some crucial help from Waka Flocka Flame on his new album.

By David Malitz  |  12:28 PM ET, 03/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gucci Mane, Waka Flocka Flame

Posted at 10:25 AM ET, 03/18/2011

Thom Yorke gets his collaboration on; Gucci Mane and Waka Flocka Flame prep album together; country singer Ferlin Husky passes away

Radiohead singer Thom Yorke is keeping busy, Gucci Mane and Waka Flocka Flame team up again and country singer Ferlin Husky passes away.

By David Malitz  |  10:25 AM ET, 03/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Thom Yorke, Gucci Mane, Waka Flocka Flame

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 01/05/2011

Gerry Rafferty and Japan's Mick Karn pass away; Uh, Dave Sitek joins Jane's Addiction; Gucci Mane institutionalized

- Gerry Rafferty, best known for penning classic rock hits such as "Baker Street" and "Stuck in the Middle With You," died at the age of 63 on Tuesday. The Scottish singer-songwriter was said to earn nearly $125,000 annually...

By David Malitz  |  09:30 AM ET, 01/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Dave Sitek, Gerry Rafferty, Gucci Mane, Jane's Addiction, Mick Karn

Posted at 10:25 AM ET, 12/17/2010

Waka Flocka Flame's house raided; Aretha Franklin released from hospital; DMX sentenced to year in prison

Waka Flocka Flame's house was raided by Georgia police. - Georgia police raided rapper Waka Flocka Flame's house on Thursday searching for ""marijuana, articles, pictures, and communications relating to gangs and gang paraphernalia," according to documents obtained by TMZ. Waka...

By David Malitz  |  10:25 AM ET, 12/17/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Aretha Franklin, Beach House, DMX, Gucci Mane, Waka Flocka Flame

Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 11/15/2010

On air: Chris Richards discusses "The rap sheet's sad toll" on the Michael Eric Dyson show

Gucci Mane, T.I., Lil Boosie and Lil Wayne have all served time in correctional facilities in 2010. (Photo illustration by Victoria Adams Fogg) Two weeks ago, WaPo pop music critic Chris Richards wrote about the spate of superstar rappers...

By Click Track  |  03:41 PM ET, 11/15/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  On air | Tags:  Gucci Mane, Lil Boosie, Lil Wayne, T.I., Tupac Shakur

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 11/04/2010

Charges dropped against Gucci Mane; Mario, too; Kanye sympathizes with Dubya

Gucci Mane after being released from prison back in May. He walked out of jail again on Wednesday. (Moses Robinson/Getty Images) By David Malitz - A day after getting arrested for a litany of traffic violations, troubled rapper Gucci Mane...

By David Malitz  |  09:15 AM ET, 11/04/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Gucci Mane, Kanye West, Mario, The-Dream

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 11/03/2010

The rap sheet's sad toll -- Today's hip-hop stars can no longer go to jail without missing a beat

Gucci Mane, T.I., Lil Boosie and Lil Wayne have all served time in correctional facilities in 2010. (Photo illustration by Victoria Adams Fogg) By Chris Richards It was approaching noon at Washington's Mandarin Oriental hotel, but T.I. was still...

By Chris Richards  |  11:00 AM ET, 11/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In today's Post | Tags:  Bun B, Gucci Mane, John Forte, Lil Boosie, Lil Wayne, T.I.

Posted at 04:50 PM ET, 09/13/2010

Week ahead: Gucci Mane returns to D.C.; Superchunk's amazing new album; Robert Plant on "Fallon"

By David Malitz If you go to one show this week, make it: The quick D.C. return of Gucci Mane at Ibiza on Wednesday night. Hopefully he'll hit the stage before 2:48 a.m. this time. If you buy one...

By David Malitz  |  04:50 PM ET, 09/13/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Future days | Tags:  Gucci Mane, Robert Plant, Superchunk

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 08/09/2010

It actually happened: Gucci Mane at DC Star

Gucci Mane, shown here performing at the 2009 BET Awards, did eventually take the stage at DC Star on Friday. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) By Chris Richards Last week, the Washington City Paper asked two rhetorical questions in advance of Gucci...

By Chris Richards  |  01:00 PM ET, 08/09/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Live last night | Tags:  Gucci Mane

Posted at 04:00 PM ET, 08/02/2010

Week ahead: Wale drops "Nothing"; Gucci comes to Washington; Titus Andronicus visit Fallon

Wale -- shown here performing at the 9:30 Club -- drops "More About Nothing" tomorrow. (Kyle Gutafson/FTWP) By Chris Richards If you buy one album tomorrow, make it: Washington rap hero Wale's much-anticipated new mixtape "More About Nothing." In fact,...

By Chris Richards  |  04:00 PM ET, 08/02/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Future days | Tags:  Gucci Mane, Titus Andronicus, Wale

Posted at 08:35 AM ET, 05/12/2010

Gucci Mane released from jail; summer concerts at the Lube

Gucci Mane reads from a prepared statement after being released from jail early this morning. (Moses Robinson/Getty Images) By Ally Schweitzer - Gucci Mane was released from prison today after serving six months for violating his probation. The Atlanta rapper...

By Ally Schweitzer  |  08:35 AM ET, 05/12/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Gucci Mane, Ice Cube, Limp Bizkit, Maroon 5, Owl City, V.V. Brown

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 04/27/2010

Singles file: Blitzen Trapper, DJ Gemini f. Kingpen Slim, Tobacco f. Beck

Blitzen Trapper is inspired by the '70s on its new song. (Todd Roeth) By Allison Stewart A weekly playlist for the listener with a one-track mind... Blitzen Trapper: "Destroyer of the Void" On the titanic, fantastical title track of their...

By David Malitz  |  10:45 AM ET, 04/27/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Singles file | Tags:  Beck, Blitzen Trapper, DJ Gemini, Gucci Mane, Kingpen Slim, Tobacco

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 04/13/2010

Album review: Gucci Mane, "The Burrrprint 2 HD"

By Sarah Godfrey The cover art for "The Burrrprint 2 HD," the new official mix tape from incarcerated Atlanta rapper Gucci Mane, is an opulent prison tableau: Gucci is sitting in a cell, wearing an orange jumpsuit, surrounded by...

By David Malitz  |  09:30 AM ET, 04/13/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Quick spins | Tags:  Gucci Mane

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 03/11/2010

Taking sides: Will Lil Wayne write his masterpiece in prison?

T.I., Lil Wayne (both pictured above), Gucci Mane and Lil Boosie are currently crafting rhymes while serving time. (Patrick Hoelck; AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) After delays involving dental surgery and courthouse fires, the fates refused to intervene on Monday when rapper...

By Chris Richards  |  01:00 PM ET, 03/11/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taking sides | Tags:  Gucci Mane, Lil Boosie, Lil Wayne, T.I.

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 01/12/2010

Really Quick Spin: Gucci Mane and Diplo, "Free Gucci (Best of the Cold War Mixtapes)"

Gucci Mane won’t be around for a while—in November the rapper was sentenced to 12 months in jail for a probation violation—so “Diplo Presents: Free Gucci (Best of the Cold War Mixtapes)” is one of what will likely be...

By Sarah Godfrey  |  02:00 PM ET, 01/12/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Really quick spins | Tags:  Diplo, Flying Lotus, Gucci Mane, Memory Tapes

Posted at 07:30 AM ET, 12/17/2009

Morning click: Boyle bests Brown, STP readies new album

Consumers continue to give the thumbs up to Susan Boyle's debut album. (REUTERS/David Moir) - The new Billboard charts contain few surprises. Susan Boyle continues to dominate, moving a massive 582,000 units last week, bringing her three-week total to 1.8...

By David Malitz  |  07:30 AM ET, 12/17/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Chris Brown, Gucci Mane, Stone Temple Pilots, Susan Boyle, Yeasayer