Posts Tagged ‘big boi’

Premiere: Maroon 5 ft. Big Boi – “Animals (Remix)”

Big Boi is one of the few rappers who makes everything better. Like, everything. Whether it’s hip-hop, funk, electronic, rock, pop, or psychedelic, his agile delivery and ability to adapt always brings something of value to... Read more »

André 3000 Talks Coachella, Getting Advice from Prince, and Playing Jimi Hendrix

André 3000—one half of the legendary rap group Outkast—has been known to be somewhat of a recluse from the music industry. After taking it by storm in the late ’90s/early 2000s with friend and collaborator Big... Read more »

10 Musician Biopics Hollywood Should Make Right Now

It's official: 2014 is the year of the musician biopic. Andre 3000's Jimi Hendrix film (All Is By My Side) and the James Brown biopic (Get On Up) will be released, and this year projects are... Read more »

The Philosophy of OutKast: Wise Words From Over A Decade Ago

As OutKast's summer festival extravaganza rolls on, and we continue to appreciate just how incredibly well Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik has aged in its 20 years of existence, we take a look back at some of the duo's wise... Read more »

Avoiding Obscurity: Rappers Who Never Stopped Improving

The stereotypical trajectory of a rap career favors the young. Rappers seemingly explode on to the scene, becoming the genre’s prince before fading into relative obscurity. On average, rappers get a 5-year span to make the... Read more »

Big Boi ft. Kelly Rowland, Little Dragon, and Wings – “Mrs. Vandebilt Told Me”

Ever wonder what Big Boi would sound like on a Paul McCartney track? Well, today the rapper provides as he shares another installment from his #MashupMondays series. Taking the Kelly Rowland- and Little Dragon-featuring Vicious Lies... Read more »

Big Boi ft. Kid Cudi and Stevie Wonder – “Part Time Hater”

For the final installment of Big Boi’s #MashupMondays series, Big Boi goes out with a bang and blends together his subdued collaboration with Kid Cudi, “She Hates Me,” and Stevie Wonder’s “Part Time Lover.” The result... Read more »

Big Boi ft. A$AP Rocky, Phantogram & A-ha – “Lanes”

It’s Monday, so that means we get another mash-up from Big Boi, this one being the eighth installment of the weekly series. For this reworking, the rapper takes his A$AP Rocky and Phantogram assisted “Lines,” and... Read more »

Stream the “Game of Thrones” Mixtape, “Catch The Throne”

Earlier this week it was announced that HBO was planning on releasing a Game of Thrones mixtape in order to expand their audience reach. We’ve already heard Big Boi’s song and Wale’s contribution and now, we... Read more »

Listen to Big Boi’s Ode to the “Mother of Dragons” for the Game of Thrones Mixtape

As reported earlier, the people behind HBO’s hugely popular Game of Thrones will be releasing a mixtape in hopes of appealing to a larger demographic. Well, we now have our first taste of the tape—Big Boi’s... Read more »

“Game Of Thrones” to Release Mixtape, “Catch The Throne” Featuring Big Boi, Common, and More

HBO’s Game of Thrones is one of the most popular series on television today, but there’s one demographic the show is having difficulty appealing to. According to the Wall Street Journal, the show brings in about... Read more »

Big Boi ft. Phantogram & Shalamar – “Objectum Shalamar”

As confirmed last week, OutKast will not be releasing any new material, despite their upcoming reunion tour this summer. Big Boi, however, continues to crank out music at a respectable rate, including a weekly series of... Read more »

15 Free Songs You Should Download Right Now

Every Sunday we collect the best free music we can find and put it all in one place. If you fell behind or just feel like building up your iTunes, we've got you covered. Enjoy.... Read more »

Big Boi Confirms That OutKast Isn’t Working On A New Album

Get your frowny-face emoticons ready. Big Boi has just confirmed in an interview with Revolt that OutKast has no plans to work on a new album, stating that they’re, “just doing the tour only.” Big Boi... Read more »

Big Boi ft. the Menahan Street Band – “Damaged World”

You don’t usually get rappers of Big Boi’s caliber releasing free mash-ups every week, but he’s been doing just that, labeling the releases #MashUpMondays. For his latest, he borrows the music of the Menahan Street Band... Read more »