There's a lot to love about multi-platinum Atlantic recording artist Kevin Gates, and his latest offering is all about love. The New Orleans-bred rapper teams up with Dermot Kennedy for a sensual new single titled "Power," featuring his wife Dreka. It's a sexy track that perfectly complements Valentine's Day.
The rapper's debut album Islah, a ferocious showcase of his rapping virtuosity, was a chart-topper when it debuted in January 2016, and featured two smashes, "Really Really" and "2 Phones."
He’s continued to break out in 2019, releasing only a handful of songs while working on his sophomore project, I'm Him. His latest effort, Khaza, hints at his next evolution while remaining true to his unique sound--Gates’ success and spirituality align over electrifying production, celebrating the power of positivity.
Throughout his career, the Baton Rouge, Louisiana-native has battled his way through a series of legal challenges and personal struggles. His music is a scathing indictment of those who would betray him, but it also chronicles the complexities of his own inner battles.
Aside from being an enthralling listen, Gates' songs are also a powerful tool in battling depression and other mental health issues. In fact, a 2017 study found that over 300 million people around the world suffer from depression.
This is why we've compiled a list of inspiring Kevin Gates quotes and lyrics to help you get through your tough times. These uplifting quotes are a great source of motivation and can even serve as a catalyst for change.