Antwan André Patton (born February 1, 1975), better known by his stage name Big Boi, is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer and actor, best known for being a member of American hip hop duo OutKast alongside André 3000. His work in the duo has produced six studio...Wikipedia
Born: 1st February, 1975, Savannah, GA
Height: 5' 9" (175 cm)
Claim to Fame: OutKast
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Posted by luisa10q 4 years ago
In a recent interview with RollingStone, Andre 3000 revealed that he will release his debut solo album sometime in 2009.
The eccentric half of Outkast wouldn`t divulge the album`s title or exact release date but he does tell RollingStone he already has a concept in mind.
“It should be dropping by the end of this year or early next year. I’ve pretty much been working with myself,” 3000 explains. “I’ve never really been that big on collaboration. I have a concept, and all the soundscapes are already in my head, so I just have to figure out... Read More
Posted by Ms_TeePooh 6 years ago
Coca-Cola has announced rapper Big Boi as the new spokesmodel for its energy drink in a bid to expand the brand’s reach into the African-American demographic.
Coca-Cola’s senior brand manager Rafael Acevedo, said it was Big Boi’s “drive to excel” which made him perfect for the brand relaunch of Coca-Cola’s “Full Throttle Fury” promotion, according to AllHipHop.com.
“He truly embodies the Full Throttle mindset of ‘Go Full Throttle or Go Home,’” said Acevedo. “Full Throttle Fury will play a vital... Read More
Posted by Ms_TeePooh 6 years ago
Big Boi a.k.a Antwan Andre Patton and his son Cross,7, attended the Show Me The Way Foundation Runway RED Celebrity Kids fashion show on July 26th. Big Boi has three children in all: a daughter named Jordan(b. 1995),Cross (b. 03-Feb-2001), and a son named Bamboo(b. 2000). Cross was one of the models at the Runway Red Show.All of the pint-size fashion models wore clothing from Sean John for Kids,Burberry for Kids,Paige Denim,Bo Peep Kids,Lil Miss Muffet and many more. All proceeds from the event went directly to children infected with HIV and AIDS. 24382928 Read More
Posted by BABYS 6 years ago
Outkast rapper says collaboration with the Atlanta Ballet `was a natural thing` for him, if not for the dancers.
By Jayson Rodriguez, with reporting by Sway J. Calloway
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Big Boi may have taken to calling himself Sir Luscious Left Foot, but the Outkast rapper isn`t usually one to cut up a rug.
Yet he somehow managed to snag both a role and creative-director position in a ballet production titled "Big." The show — which opens Friday (April 11) at Atlanta`s Fox Theater — centers around a... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 6 years ago
A rap group heads to Atlanta to participate in Atlanta's revived Freaknik festival.
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