Kevin Gates Announces New Album ‘By Any Means 2,’ Debuts ‘Had To’ Single
On Wednesday, Kevin Gates gifted fans with a new video for “What If,” his first video since he entered prison in 2016. Now, on Thursday (Sept. 7), the Baton Rouge native released a brand new song and announced that his new project, By Any Means 2 — set to hit retailers on Sept. 22. The first By Any Means was released in 2014.
Gates was sentenced to six months in jail after being found guilty of misdemeanor battery for kicking a young woman in the chest during an concert back in 2015. While serving six months, the BWA CEO received another sentence of 30 months in jail stemming from a felony gun charge.