Peter Cory Pankey, Jr. ( better known as Cory Gunz) is an American rapper making contract to the After Platinum Records, Young Money Entertainment, Cash Money Records, and Universal Republic Records. His very first attention came with his mixtape The Apprentice 3 - Season Finale, surpassing 85,000 listens on the website DatPiff at the time he signed to Casablanca Records and Def Jam Recordings. Afterwards, Gunz has cooperated with Nick Cannon for years, featured on Lil Wayne's single "6 Foot 7 Foot", and played on MTV's "Son of A Gun" a reality show. Moving to Universal Republic Records, on July 16, 2013, he publicized his mixtape Datz WTF I’m Talkin Bout, with appearance of Busta Rhymes, Charlie Rock,Mack Maine, Wiz Khalifa, and Juicy. In March 2014, Gunz landed a main role in Kriminal Minded and prepared for his studio album for the first time.
Gunz was born to a rapper Peter Gunz, who guided him to familiarise with rap rythms. He signed his first contract to Casablanca Records and Def Jam Recordings, then through Jay-Z 's recommend joined The Island Def Jam Music Group, when he was featuring on a remix of Rihanna's single "If It's Lovin' That You Want".
Gunz fathered a twin girls Madison and Mckenzie.