Yo Gotti

From24 May 2019to25 May 2019

Yo Gotti


Yo Gotti (born on May 19, 1981) is the stage name of American rapper Mario Mims, from Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.

Mims started rapping around the age of 14 under the moniker Lil Yo before building a strong and extensive catalogue for himself in the early 2000s. His debut independent album titled “From Da Dope Game 2 Da Rap Game arrived in 2000, followed by “Self-Explanatory” in 2001, and released through TVT Records “Life” in 2003 and “Back 2 da Basics” in 2006.

The sound and character of Mim’s music is undeniably Dirty South gangster rap and he derives his name from the infamous New York mafia ring leader John Gotti in a similar vein to Big Gotti, Doni Gotti and Juan Gotti. Whilst proudly from the south and having Southern influences including the Three 6 Maifa and Skinny Pimp, Mims Northern indluences include the likes of N.W.A and Tupac Shakur.

In January 2012 came Mim’s major label debut with the studio album “Live From The Kitchen” led by singles “5 Star” and “Women Lie, Me Lie” featuring Lil Wayne. The album debuted at No. 12 on the Billboard 200, but disappointed with the level of sales Mim’s departed from RCA Records and Polo Grounds Music.

After signing a distribution deal with Epic Records through his label CMG, Mim’s announced his lead single “Act Right” featuring Young Yeezy and YG in anticipation of his sixth studio album “I Am”. The album was released on November 19, 2013 and was supported by the I’ Am Tour” with acts such as YG, Zed Zilla and Cash Out in support.

Friday 24 May 2019
Yo Gotti
92Q Spring Bling Festival 2019
Royal Farms Arena, Baltimore, MD, US

Saturday 25 May 2019
Yo Gotti
with Soulja Boy
Credit Union 1 Arena, Chicago, IL, US

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