Government name: Radric Davis

As he tells it, Gucci comes from a long line of Manes. "My pop's name was Gucci Mane," he said in an interview with HHDX. "This was a family name and its always been in my family. I just took the name and made it my rap name, after my daddy." Apparently, the name was given by his grandmother, who had no knowledge of the luxury clothing brand.