Kevin Gates
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Bad news Kevin Gates fans, the rapper just received a 30-month prison sentence.

According to TMZ, the rapper (born Kevin Jerome Gilyard) appeared in court on Wednesday (April 26), where he pleaded guilty to a felony gun possession in Illinois.

After pleading guilty, the judge handed him a 30-month sentence.

Gates was arrested in late March on an outstanding warrant in Illinois, the same day he was scheduled for release in Florida on a separate charge.

The warrant was issued after he failed to appear in court for the 2013 gun case.

Gates is slated to be transferred to the Illinois Department of Corrections.