Chained to the City is the debut EP by American hip hop recording artist Kevin Gates. It was released on May 14, 2018 via Bread Winners Association and Atlantic Records.[1]

Chained to the City
Chained to the City - Single.jpg
EP by
ReleasedMay 14, 2018 (2018-05-14)
Recorded2018
Genre
Length9:50
Label
Producer
  • Bobby Lamar Barrett
  • Pooh Beatz
  • Go Grizzly
  • Squat Beats
  • Pliznaya
Kevin Gates chronology
By Any Means 2
(2017)
Chained to the City
(2018)
Luca Brasi 3
(2018)

ReleaseEdit

The project was released without any prior announcement.[2] It is Gates' first project release since being released from prison in January 2018.[3]

The first music video of the project is "Change Lanes", it was released on May 16, 2018 and directed by Cole Bennett.[4] The music video of "Let It Sing" was released June 5, 2018.[5] The music video of "Vouch" was released on August 6, 2018.[6]

Track listingEdit

No.TitleWriter(s)Producer(s)Length
1."Change Lanes"
  • Bobby Lamar Barrett
  • Pooh Beatz
  • Go Grizzly
3:25
2."Vouch"
  • Gilyard
  • Squat Beats
  • Go Grizzly
  • Go Grizzly
  • Squat Beats
3:10
3."Let It Sing"
  • Gilyard
  • Pliznaya
Pliznaya3:15

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Chained to the City by Kevin Gates on Spotify". Spotify. Retrieved July 5, 2019.
  2. ^ "Kevin Gates Releases Surprise EP "Chained to the City"". hotnewhiphop.com. Retrieved July 5, 2019.
  3. ^ "Kevin Gates Chained to the City proves his shackles are rust free". HipHopDX. Retrieved July 5, 2019.
  4. ^ "Watch Change Lanes by Kevin Gates on YouTube". YouTube. Retrieved July 7, 2019.
  5. ^ "Kevin Gates - Let It Sing [Official Music Video] - YouTube". YouTube. Retrieved July 7, 2019.
  6. ^ "Kevin Gates - Vouch [Official Music Video] - YouTube". YouTube. Retrieved July 7, 2019.