Category: Kevin Gates

Really Really – Uncovering the Layers of Authenticity in Hip-Hop’s Shiny Façade

Kevin Gates, a name that has become synonymous with raw and unapologetic street narratives, dives into a glittering pool of self-assurance with his 2015 hit ‘Really Really’. Gates’s track isn’t just another braggadocious rap anthem; it’s a multifaceted exploration of authenticity, success, and the often misunderstood persona of the man behind the lyrics.

2 Phones – The Duality of Hustle and Survival in Modern Hip-Hop

At first glance, Kevin Gates’ trap anthem ‘2 Phones’ appears to be a braggadocious nod to his street entrepreneurialism, with the Baton Rouge rapper coolly spitting bars about managing his bustling lifestyle. But scratch beneath the surface, and the track unfolds as a gritty, honest portrayal of the duality inherent in the pursuit of success and the maintenance of personal relationships within the high-stakes world of the hustle.