Gucci Mane was taking no chances while leaving the Verzuz after party at Compound nightclub on Thursday night.
Video uploaded to Instagram shows the rapper and a member of his entourage in their luxury vehicles with armed bodyguards walking slowly alongside a white Rolls Royce Phantom and a white Rolls Royce SUV.
Gucci took on rapper Jeezy in a much-publicized Verzuz battle on Thursday. He taunted and mocked Jeezy in the days leading up to the battle. But the men made peace at the end of the battle.
Atlanta has become a hotbed of violent crime after gang bangers fled Chicago to escape gang violence two years ago. Additionally, Atlanta is wide open, making it a popular destination for criminal-minded out-of-towners whose cities are locked down due to Covid-19 restrictions.
The streets of Atlanta have become a war zone for rappers. Every bold name rapper has cut off their entourages and hired professional security firms.
Rapper Lil Marlo, real name Rudolph Johnson, was killed in a targeted hit on I-285 in downtown Atlanta in July. He was previously signed to Quality Control Records.
And Chicago rapper King Von was shot and killed during a fistfight with a Savannah rapper on Nov. 6.