1. Danger Mouse, Big Boi & Run The Jewels Get in the Heist Game for High-Speed 'Baby Driver' Soundtrack Video

    June 22, 2017 12:18 PM EDT The action-packed "Chase Me" video is directed by Andrew Donoho. It's fitting that one of the most anticipated heist movies in recent memory now has an adrenaline-pumping music video. A week before Edgar Wright's Baby Driver hits theaters, Danger Mouse has released the…

  2. Stream Big Boi's Third Solo Album 'Boomiverse'

    June 16, 2017 11:58 AM EDT To join the ranks of Friday’s (June 16) star-studded new music releases, the legendary Big Boi debuted his third solo album,  Boomiverse . The 12-track soundscape features Georgia’s finest lyricists like Killer Mike, Gucci Mane, Sleepy Brown, and Jeezy. In addition to the boom-bap that awaits…

  3. Big Boi Wins $100K After Warriors NBA Finals Victory

    June 14, 2017 12:22 PM EDT While Golden State Warriors fans are still buzzing off the high of an NBA Finals victory (and MVP Kevin Durant), so are the people who made a financial come up from betting in their favor. Between the Cavaliers and Warriors, it was a tough call picking a shoe-in team, but it looks as is if…

  4. Big Boi Has an Out-Of-This-World Experience in New 'Mic Jack' Video

    May 17, 2017 10:31 AM EDT The clip, like the song, features Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine. Big Boi kicked off his press run for his forthcoming effort Boomiverse  with a performance of his latest single "Mic Jack" on The Voice Tuesday night (May 16) alongside featured artist (and Voice  coach) Adam Levine…

  5. Big Boi on 'Boomiverse' Album: 'I Kinda Took it Back to 'Southernplayalistic' With Elite Street S--t'

    May 04, 2017 10:19 AM EDT As one half of OutKast alongside André 3000 and under the Dungeon Family collective, Big Boi 's partially responsible for the direction of modern Atlanta rap today. Just to focus on Daddy Fat Sax’s discography -- which includes Speakerboxxx , Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty…

  6. Paramore, Charlie Puth, Lana Del Rey's Collaboration With The Weeknd & More Are Spotify Editors' Picks for April 21

    April 21, 2017 1:23 PM EDT Every week, Spotify updates their "New Music Friday" playlist, featuring 50 of the freshest new tracks hitting the service that week. On the heels of Billboard's partnership with the streaming giant, we'll be tapping Spotify's editors to sift through the soon-to-be…

  7. Big Boi Releases 'Mic Jack' Feat. Adam Levine

    April 20, 2017 1:52 PM EDT Yesterday (April 19), Big Boi  announced that he’s releasing a new solo album,  Boomiverse , in June. It’s his first new album since 2012’s  Vicious Lies And Dangerous Rumors , although he’s been busy with his Big Grams project with Phantogram as of late. He’s just shared a new track called …

  8. Pop Shop Podcast: Phantogram Loves Hanging With Big Boi, Not So Much With EDM Festival Crowds

    January 26, 2017 7:10 PM EST This summer, expect "You Don't Get Me High Anymore" to be rocking plenty of festival stages. In the meantime, spend some time getting to know Phantogram , the much-copied, seldom-matched duo that has been melding indie rock with booming hip-hop production for the past decade.…

  9. Big Boi Reveals Gucci Mane Collaboration on Forthcoming Album

    December 08, 2016 10:20 AM EST In September, Gucci Mane had OutKast fans spazzing when he claimed to have recorded with Big Boi and Andre 3000 on Snapchat. Though a rep for 3 Stacks quickly debunked rumors of a reunion album, one half of the Atlanta duo has set the record straight himself. While speaking to Creative…

  10. 11 Things You Might Not Know About Outkast's 'ATLiens'

    August 27, 2016 11:15 AM EDT Outkast ’s ATLiens was more than just an album, it was an invasion. Since its release on Aug. 27, 1996, the set has become one of the hip-hop's most celebrated opuses. It reached No. 2 on the Billboard 200 and featured three Hot 100 charting singles ("ATLiens," "Elevators …

  11. ONE Musicfest 2016 Lineup: Dungeon Family & Organized Noize to Reunite

    June 07, 2016 5:59 PM EDT ONE Musicfest will return to Atlanta on Sept. 10, with a lineup that features a special reunion of the city's legendary hip-hop groups  Dungeon Family and Organized Noize .  'The Art of Organized Noize' Documentary: 9 Things We Learned About OutKast, TLC & More The festival…

  12. Big Boi, Phantogram & Run the Jewels Soundtrack Adult Swim Video

    March 29, 2016 10:44 AM EDT Big Grams , the collaborative project between Phantogram and Big Boi , shared a colorful animated short for Adult Swim that is soundtracked by two songs off their 2015 self-titled release.  Big Boi & Indie-Pop Duo Phantogram on Their Big Grams Side Project, 'Tralien' Music and…

  13. The Roots Host Star-Studded Super Jam, Gallant's Vocals Shine at SXSW Day 5

    March 20, 2016 11:33 AM EDT SXSW's 30th edition wrapped up its final night on Saturday (March 19) with surprise sets, guest-filled jams and more performances than we could keep track. From soaring falsettos to left field collaborations, here are five things from SXSW Music's fifth day that stuck out from the…

  14. Big Boi Announces Las Vegas Residency

    February 02, 2016 3:25 PM EST Big Boi announced a year-long DJ residency at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas beginning Feb. 6. The artist will be joining such noted DJs as Alesso , Avicii , RL Grime, David Guetta , Diplo , Flosstradamus and Skrillex , among others with sets at Wynn property day- and nightclubs  Surrender,…

  15. Wiz Khalifa, Cage the Elephant and More Hit Sundance's Must-See (and Hear) Music Events

    January 15, 2016 9:49 AM EST More than 50,000 people will descend on Park City, Utah, for the 2016 Sundance Film Festival Jan. 21-31. Movies are the main draw, but music is everywhere too MUST-SEE MOVIE Music docs will make a splash: Aside from Spike Lee's Michael Jackson's Journey From Motown to Off the Wall ,…

  16. Big Boi Signee MalcUpNext Links With T.I.'s Son Domani for 'A Lot of It'

    January 08, 2016 12:41 PM EST MalcUpNext knows his time is now. After spamming photo maps (aka Instagram) with his own versions of hits like  Fetty Wap 's "Trap Queen" and Jeremih 's "Oui," the 14-year-old singer extraordinaire wows with his vocal range and unique delivery. Signed to Big Boi …

  17. Outkast Turned Down Super Bowl Halftime Show, Big Boi Says

    November 05, 2015 5:23 PM EST During an appearance on ESPN’s The Dan Le Betard Show on Thursday (Nov. 5), Big Boi revealed that  Outkast nearly performed at a Super Bowl halftime show.  The set-that-could-have-been never came to fruition because NFL organizers offered the duo limited stage time, while Andre 3000 allegedly…

  18. Big Boi & Indie-Pop Duo Phantogram on Their Big Grams Side Project, 'Tralien' Music and Hitting the Strip Club With Dave Chappelle

    September 25, 2015 12:48 PM EDT Internet pop-up ads tend to be terribly annoying, but not for Big Boi . In fact, the Outkast rapper-producer, 40, has one to thank for his relationship with upstate New York indie-pop duo Phantogram , whose tune “Mouthful of Diamonds” began playing randomly while he was surfing the web,…

  19. New Petition Wants to Add OutKast to Georgia's Stone Mountain Monument

    July 15, 2015 10:02 PM EDT I'm sorry Ms. Jackson, but your husband may soon have some unwanted company.  While the Atlanta NAACP chapter is calling for the removal of a Confederate sculpture at the public Stone Mountain Park, local hip-hop fans are pushing for an addition to the monument -- André 3000 and Big Boi …

  20. Yelawolf on the 'Calculated Risk' of His New Album, Respect for Eminem and Jail Inspiring Him

    April 20, 2015 3:02 PM EDT In the three years since Yelawolf released his 2011 debut album, Radioactive , the Alabama-born rapper has released a handful of mixtapes as well as a collaborative side project with Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker , Psycho White . And while his sophomore studio album has been long-rumored,…

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