Kevin Jerome Gilyard is a celebrated American singer, entrepreneur and rapper popularly by his stage name, Kevin Gates. He is as of now associated with ‘Atlantic Records’ and ‘Dead Game Records’ besides his private record label ‘Bread Winners’ Association’. He gained a lot of recognition with his debut studio album ‘Islah’ that stood at number two on the ‘US Billboard 200’. He has also released some popular mixtapes that include, ‘By Any Means’ and ‘Stranger Than Fiction’. He is considered to be one of the most successful contemporary singers in America owing to several hit mixtapes and singles. Gates is particularly famous for autobiographical themes in his songs. Besides being well-known for his work as a singer and rapper, he has also been infamous for his multiple trips to prison. Following is a corpus of some badass thoughts, views and opinions by the notorious artist which have been excerpted from his songs, lyrics, work, tweets, interviews and life. Read through the quotes and sayings by Kevin Gates that holds some honest understanding of life, failure and success.