Kevin Gates Sentenced to 30 Months

Kevin Gates Sentenced to 30 Months

Kevin Jerome Gilyard, 31, known by his stage name of Kevin Gates, of Baton Rouge, La., pleaded guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm in connection with a 2013 arrest, according to court records. Police records show Gilyard originally was arrested on an unlawful possession of a handgun charge about 8:10 p.m. Oct. 29, 2013, in the 7200 block of South Stony Island Avenue. Bridgeview Branch Court Judge Neil Linehan gave Gilyard … Continue reading

Kevin Gates Back in Jail on Day He Was Supposed to Get Out

Kevin Gates Offered Plea Deal

Today, rapper Kevin Gates completed his sentence for kicking a woman at a concert in 2015 and was scheduled to be released from jail. But as Gates was being processed out of jail, authorities discovered an outstanding weapons-related warrant. Gates was re-arrested and led back inside the jail. SOURCE: VLADTV

Kevin Gates Sentenced 180 Days in Jail

Kevin Gates Sentenced 180 Days in Jail

A jury of six women took less than two hours to find a rapper guilty on Wednesday of kicking a woman during a performance at a Lakeland, Fl club in 2015. County Judge Sharon Franklin sentenced Kevin Gates to 180 days in jail, three times more than what prosecutors requested for the misdemeanor battery conviction. The sentence came after Gates’ lawyer, Jose Baez of Orlando, requested that Franklin refrain from sentencing Gates to any jail … Continue reading

Judge Denies ‘Stand Your Ground’ Defense for Kevin Gates

Judge Denies 'Stand Your Ground' Defense for Kevin Gates

LAKELAND — A judge on Thursday rejected a motion by rapper Kevin Gates that a misdemeanor battery charge against him be dismissed. Lawyers for Gates argued last week that the charge against him for kicking a fan at a club in Lakeland during a performance should be dropped based on Florida’s “stand your ground” law. But County Judge Sharon Franklin wrote that Gates’ kick was not a justified action in response to Miranda Dixon grabbing his … Continue reading

[Mixtape] Geaux Yella – Khoury

Check out BWA artist Geaux Yella’s new mixtape Khoury… I have #15 (Love me Enough pt 2) on repeat! -#theybopwenetwork  

Welcome to KY [Derby Edition]

Being born and raised in the Bluegrass state I’m fully aware that most people think of 3 things when they think of KY: chicken, basketball, and horses. While moving around the country I often even hear people say they didn’t know there were black people in Kentucky. I’ve even had to argue with guys that I wasn’t from Atlanta or somewhere!!! Not only am I from Kentucky… I am the Queen of Kentucky bayyybeee and with … Continue reading

Kevin Gates Marries Mother of His Kids

Kevin Gates Marries Mother of His Kids

Kevin Gates made it official with Dreka, his longtime girlfriend and mother of his kids in a lavish wedding ceremony on Saturday (October 18). The Louisiana native shared photos from the day on his Instagram, calling the event “the best thing I ever did.” The “Kno One” emcee opted for a black suit for the wedding, while his bride looked radiant in a white gown that featured two thigh-high slits on either side. Both Kevin … Continue reading