BigWalkDog has announced his signing to Gucci Mane’s Global 1017 Records, in partnership with Atlantic Records. The Mississippi-bred artist is fresh off the release of “Whole Lotta Ice” feat. Lil Baby and 1017’s own Pooh Shiesty, streaming now HERE alongside its companion video HERE. The iced-out music video has earned more than 700,000 views in its first 24 hours, and is currently #7 on YouTube’s trending music videos.
BigWalkDog joins 1017’s stacked roster of Pooh Shiesty, Foogiano, Enchanting, and Big Scarr. Compilation mixtape GUCCI MANE PRESENTS: SO ICY SUMMER introduced the fresh crew with collaborations, solo tracks, and features from some of The New 1017’s signees. After just a few months, The New 1017 crew has already seen major success with Pooh Shiesty and Foogiano featured on Rolling Stone’s Breakthrough 25 chart as the 3rd and 5th fastest rising artists of the month of July 2020, respectively, and Big Scarr as #1 in the month of April 2021. BigWalkDog first appeared on Gucci Mane’s most recent release ICE DADDY with a feature on opening track “Poppin.”