Yo Gotti Says He's Grown With "I Am" Release

posted Wednesday December 18 ,2013 at 09:00PM CST | 13 comments

Yo Gotti Says He's Grown With

Yo Gotti also opines that labels interfere with songs becoming hit records.

Yo Gotti recently released his latest album, I Am, last month. In a recent interview with Mikey T The Movie Star, Gotti spoke about how the album's been received.

"We gettin' nothin' but good, positive feedback from the album," said Gotti. "The numbers going fairly well. Most important to me, the fans loved it. Fans fuck wit' it. ...Just givin' the people what they want."

Gotti continued, "I've seen a lot of growth with this album. We doing different platforms, TV shows, we doing shows in different markets. Just being on different blog sites. I'm seeing a lot of different things coming. I guess it's because of the growth of the material that I put out on this album."

Gotti spoked about "F-U," his track featuring Meek Mill, and how he feels it could be a big hit. "It's crazy, the 'Fuck You' record out here, shout out to Meek Mill..." he said. "I mean, that's a smash. I wish they could put it on the radio; they playing it at Meek show. I think a record like that, if they put in full rotation, would go number one."

The Memphis, Tennessee rapper shared his view that music labels interfere with the organic growth of a song's impact. "A hit is a hit record... Labels get it fucked up," said Gotti. "You try to determine what's an urban hit, what's a ...crossover hit. To me, coming from a creative space, music should be... a hit record should be a hit record. It should travel wherever it go, regardless of the content. I think the ['Fuck You'] record attests to that."

Watch the interview below:

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  • Anonymous
    Being on different blog sites. Wow lol
  • Elsie Ward
    up to I looked at the paycheck which was of $8732, I have faith that...my... neighbour woz really receiving money part time at their computer.. there best friend has been doing this for only about twenty two months and as of now took care of the debts on their house and got a new Maserati. Read Full Report... www.Fb39.com what rapper wouldn't want to make a song guaranteed to be heard by millions of fans in the most profitable demographic, pre-teens and females?
  • jasonnns
    http://i1.ytimg.com/vi/b_kGPh5Hnwg/mqdefault.jpg
  • 666
    http://i1.ytimg.com/vi/fd8oUrR8l0c/mqdefault.jpg
  • Adrianne Poole
    til I looked at the receipt that said $8351, I have faith that my brother could realy bringing in money parttime at there computar.. there aunts neighbour haz done this for less than 23 months and resently took care of the depts on there villa and got a new Land Rover Range Rover. read the article... www.Tec80.com y favorite non hip-hop aoty would be Mayday - Believers or Linkin Park - Recharged. I am suprised Mayday wasnt at least a runner up.
  • crazy mother fucker
    crazy mask at ya. demon devils take u to the rabbit mask devil waters out the devil nites.leathe face creepers peeking around. crazy at ya
  • chucks meat shops 666
    hey fucker its the sicker out the bitcher
  • allen eatter
    666
  • its ya boi yo gotiiiiiiiiii
    cocaine gotti pyrax king
  • Anonymous
    didnt it come out like 3 weeks ago?
  • Chris Etrata
    The FU track being no.1? Sure and I will see pigs fly, war will suddenly end, rick ross loses all that weight, and the entire country will be taken over by communists.
    • Anonymous
      that song is so fucking bad
  • Anonymous
    Urban hit most likely but nowhere outside of the Urban arena, white people dont support Yo Gotti that much and Meek neither.