Gucci Mane Urges College Students To Vote: “I Wish I Had The Right”


Gucci Mane stopped by Florida Memorial University Monday (Nov. 7), to perform a short set as well as drop some gems about the importance of young people exercising their rights to vote in today’s election.

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“You have an opportunity to make a big impact tomorrow, and not just any young people – young people in this room, young people of color, young people that come from neighborhoods surrounding this college,” Gucci said on stage before a screaming crowd. “We need to make a vote to stop all the police brutality. We need to make a vote to stop this mass incarceration.”

The Woptober rapper also explained how being a convicted felon has stripped him of  his right. “I wish that I had my right to vote,” he added. “I feel like after you serve your time, don’t punish me for the rest of my life for something I already served my time for. So ya’ll vote for me.”

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T.I, Rick Ross, Angie Martinez, and Power’s Rotimi also appeared at the FMU concert to urge young folks to get out to the polls. Watch Gucci’s short speech below.