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 »