Gucci Mane, whose actual name is Radric Delantic Davis, was born on February 12, 1980 to Ralph Everett Dudley and Vicky Jean Davis in Bessemer, Alabama, USA.. He is a rapper of American nationality who revolutionized the trap music of hip-hop.
While one of his parents was a former serviceman and power plant worker, the other was a teacher and social worker. His family had a strong military history with most of them working in the national army. Both of them met in the year 1978. However, his father later married another woman, and the relationship of the father-son became estranged.
Since Radric's mother was away from home to complete her education, his paternal grandmother raised him. He studied at Jonesboro Elementary. Victor, his elder half-brother, introduced Radric to the hip-hop music when he was six years old. His mother later started to date a guy from Atlanta, and Davis moved in with her. However, the relationship didn't last long, and they had to shift to Knights Inn which was mainly inhabited by criminals.
In Atlanta, he attended Cedar Grove Elementary School and was an active student. Unfortunately, during his time there, he got involved in drug dealing. Though initially, he didn't himself consume them, eventually he started smoking cannabis.
Although he didn't get involved in anything violent because of drugs, he faced some problems wherein some robbers robbed him. He also had to spend some time in jail. After going through several difficulties, he decided to pursue his passion for rapping seriously and began to manage Lil Buddy.
While working for him, he met Zaytoven, who signed him and together they created a label called LaFlare Entertainment. Simultaneously, he also linked as a member with the SYS Records' Sign Yourself Click. However, his struggle continued until Big Cat Records spotted him. He then allied with Khai's label and released a song called Black Tee.
Since then he has created some great music and albums like Trap House, Back to the Trap House, Hard to Kill, the remix of Boom Boom Pow, and much more. He has also acted in movies namely Birds of a Feather and Spring Breakers. He has ventured out into clothing sector as well with his fashion line Delantic. Gucci has also written his autobiography called The Autobiography of Gucci Mane.
He proposed to his girlfriend Keyshia Kaoir after a basketball game of Atlanta Hawks and married her on October 17, 2017. He is also a father of a ten-year-old son.