Gucci Mane Says He’s Leaving Atlantic Records, Alleges Racism
Written by B87FM on June 12, 2020
Gucci Mane is asking out his label over allegations of racism.
On Thursday night time, the Atlanta rapper knowledgeable his followers that he can be leaving Atlantic Information subsequent month, whereas claiming that its white executives had been “well mannered racist.”
“Leaving #AtlanticRecords July third these crackers well mannered racist #SoIcySummer,” he wrote in a since-deleted tweet.
In a subsequent tweet, which has additionally been eliminated, he referred to as on his fellow artists to “go on strike” in opposition to “racist ass labels.” “Burn them down too,” added Gucci, whereas retweeting supportive feedback from followers.
In 2017, Gucci introduced that he had renewed his take care of Atlantic Information for $10 million. He has been signed to Atlantic since 2007 and launched 11 albums via the label. Final month, he dropped his most up-to-date single “Each Sides” that includes Lil Child.
Gucci adopted up with one other tweet, the place he referred to as out Italian vogue home Gucci for additionally being racist and wished them dying by coronavirus. “To all snitches and my haters and essentially the most well mannered racist ever @gucci I pray y’all die of corona virus,” he added.
Final fall, Gucci teamed up together with his namesake luxurious model on its Cruise 2020 marketing campaign, which additionally starred Iggy Pop and Sienna Miller. The marketing campaign was launched together with his album Woptober II.