A female fan learned this lesson when she reached up to touch the rapper at a show stop in Lakeland, FL.
The woman in the front row at the concert was immediately kicked back from Gates’s shoe.
The footage seems to suggest that the fan didn’t leave after the confrontation.
Gates has not commented yet, but he did make a cryptic statement a few hours afterwards.
Kill me,when you see me – it's dat simple –
— Kevin Gates (@iamkevingates) August 30, 2015
His fans and detractors has a varied assortment of commentary to the act and expressed it.
@iamkevingates you didnt have to kick that chick in the throat like a field goal nigga
— Battle Rap Media (@battlerapmedia) August 30, 2015