Atlanta rap stars Gucci Mane, and Young Thug graces the cover of XXL Magazine 2016 fall issue. The two artists go way back. Young Thug was signed to Gucci for years and was brought up under the Trap King. Young Thug learned a lot about the rap game from Gucci. They share an unbreakable bond and brotherhood from years spent together in studio sessions and clubs, perfecting their craft.
Gucci and Young Thug sat down with XXL to talk about their start to fame, their tribulations, history with each other, and much more. Gucci, who recently was released from prison discusses his life before incarceration and what he had to do to become a better person and succeed when he was released from jail. Young Thug who has been successful in the fashion world, as well as the rap world, talks about how that fits in with his career, what it means for himself, and the world of hip-hop.
Check out exclusive photos of Young Thug and Gucci Mane from the XXL shoot.