Artist Josh Gates has previously been signed to Universal Republic Records for his first single “Look Back At It”, worked with YMCMB, and most recently worked independently with Kevin Gates on “WYND” and “Talk A Lil Shit”. All Josh’s independent albums include Battling Myself, 24:15, and Open The Gates can be found on Spotify, iTunes, and all other digital music outlets. During 2010 and 2011, Josh’s acting career landed him roles in films played on HBO, Starz, Fox, and Lifetime which can be credited in the movies Carjacked, The Mortician, and Blood Out.
In 2014, Josh was incarcerated in Louisiana and is currently finishing out his sentence. At the beginning of Josh’s incarceration, he was forced to slow down from his fast lifestyle and with a sober mind he was able to reflect; writing his first true life movie script. Imagine the life of a young artist and actor, drug dealer and addict, lover and father describing events, opportunity, and what it is like growing up in the industry. Soon after, Josh started writing the first novel to his book series “Died Doin’ Dirty Work”. This book series expresses Josh’s true talent and will leave his readers eager to read the next book. Each story is packed with action, relatable characters, and takes a deeper look into the lives of those who live through hard times.
“From the Dump” is a story about two young friends like brothers really getting it out the mud. The decisions Flint makes while young changes his life and the people around him that love him. Flint and Mike commits a murder while in their teens. Flint takes the charge while Mike goes free. After finding out he’s getting a life sentence he escapes before getting shipped. Now as a wanted man, Flint, gets fake passport and ID, but him and Mike goes on a lick to make sure they can start a new life. With Mike being a livewire getting arrested on the journey. Serenity, Flint’s lover, not feeling the F-Girls and a deadly beef in New Orleans. This story takes you state to state and out the country. Non-stop drama and action!
“Died Doin’ Dirty Work: From the dump” will be released through Amazon on June 12, 2019.