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Big Boi

Big Boi


Famous as :


Birth Name :

Antwan Andre Patton

Birth Date :

February 01, 1975

Birth Place :

Savannah, Georgia, USA

Spouse :

Sherlita Patton

Claim to fame :

Half of OutKast

Latest News

Maroon 5 Taps OutKast's Big Boi for 'Animals' Remix

December 19, 2014 06:44:13 GMT

jumps on the remix to 's hit single "Animals". Debuted on Thursday, December 18, the new version features the one half of rap duo adding some hip-hop flavor to the -led band's poppy tune.

Big Boi Signs New Deal With Epic Records

May 12, 2014 04:21:56 GMT

is currently busy headlining numerous festival dates as one-half of newly-reunited , but he's already considering to work on a solo project. He revealed his plan to record a new album by announcing that he'd recently signed a new deal with Epic records.

Big Boi Debuts 'Mother of Dragon' From 'Game of Thrones' Rap Album

March 07, 2014 09:13:37 GMT

has been confirmed as one of the musicians who have contributed to "Catch the Throne". On Thursday, March 6, the member of rap duo gave fans the first listen to his new song that will be featured in the rap album inspired by HBO's hit show "".

Report: Big Boi and Andre 3000 to Release Solo LPs Before Putting Out an OutKast Album

January 22, 2014 08:43:22 GMT

, who has finally reunited after taking an eight-year hiatus, is planning to make an album together, Revolt TV says. However, before the new OutKast album arrives, members and Andre 3000 will be releasing their respective solo project.

Video of Big Boi Busting His Knee Onstage Surfaces

May 31, 2013 16:59:12 GMT

A few days after injured his knee onstage, a video capturing the handicapped moment hit the web. The rapper seemed to have landed on the wrong foot while prancing around the stage to pump up the crowd. He cut short his set and mouthed, "My knee, my knee," before limping in pain to the back of the stage.

Frank Ocean Drops 'Pink Matter' Remix Ft. Andre 300 and Big Boi

January 12, 2013 06:14:04 GMT

's remix of "Pink Matter" featuring a.k.a Andre 3000 with a new verse by premiered on Elliot Wilson's East Village Radio show "Keep It Thoro". Big Boi first revealed news about the collaboration on his Tumblr account when he posted a snapshot of the song's lyrics, hinting that he was writing a new verse for the Andre 3000-assisted track from Frank Ocean's "" album.

Big Boi Reunites With Andre 3000 in Frank Ocean's and T.I.'s Songs

January 03, 2013 21:03:24 GMT

It's been a while since the fans hear new song from duo and a.k.a Andre 3000, but the wait is finally over now. Big Boi just revealed on his social media that he will contribute to two songs that happen to feature his bandmate.

Big Boi Reveals Title of His Second Solo Album

May 28, 2012 06:42:38 GMT

has dropped one detail after another on his new solo project. Just days after he revealed that he was 80% done with his sophomore album, the one-half of Hip-Hop duo took to Twitter once again to reveal what title he has chosen for his follow-up to "Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty".

OutKast's Big Boi Accepts Plea Deal in Drug Case to Avoid Jail Time

October 14, 2011 02:19:56 GMT

is likely to avoid jail time following his August arrest. Appearing in a Miami courtroom on Thursday, October 13, the one-half of Hip-Hop duo accepted a deal that would result in the dropping of the two felony drug possession charges he faces.

OutKast's Big Boi Arrested for Ecstasy and Viagra Possession

August 08, 2011 02:03:20 GMT

is staring down several drug charges following his Sunday (August 7) arrest in Miami. According to the Miami-Dade County Corrections and Rehabilitation Department, the one-half of Hip-Hop duo has been charged with one count of drug possession and three counts of possession of a controlled substance.

Lindsay Lohan Gets Sarcastic Over Night of Partying Report

July 25, 2011 04:21:45 GMT

isn't staying quiet over recent report that she was "barely able to walk" after a night of partying last Saturday night, July 23. Taking to her Twitter on Sunday, the Cady Heron of "" sarcastically wrote, "Love how going to a friends birthday turns into a slew of lies! grrr."

First Look at Hulk of 'The Avengers' Unveiled in Official Concept Art Poster

July 25, 2011 03:33:15 GMT

Just when San Diego Comic Con is about to be wrapped up, Marvel unleashed a new poster for "" which gives the first look at the Hulk. The image gives a close look at the alter ego of 's character when he is overwhelmed with anger, with a silhoutte of Bruce Banner on the background.

M.I.A. and Big Boi Pay Tribute to Amy Winehouse in Songs

July 25, 2011 03:26:38 GMT

Following 's passing on Saturday, July 23, fellow artists and released a tribute song each. The "Paper Planes" hitmaker dropped an unfinished demo called "27", which is the age when Amy died.

Video Premiere: Big Boi's 'Be Still' Ft. Janelle Monae

April 23, 2011 04:34:12 GMT

has just made public a music video for his latest single "Be Still". In this newly-released video, the takes over the city, taking a stroll around the town and stopping by for a jam session with his featured guest on one of the cityscapes' rooftop.

Video Premiere: Big Boi's 'The Train Pt. 2'

December 04, 2010 05:49:40 GMT

In "The Train Pt. 2" music video, brings his fans back to April 2008 when he did a special performance with the Atlanta Ballet. The member is followed by camera as he did rehearsal and jumped on the stage for the actual show. and Sleepy Brown make cameos in this clip.

Big Boi and Keri Hilson Drop by School for 'Get Schooled'

October 23, 2010 03:37:52 GMT

Rapper and singer surprised high school students in Chicago, Illinois on Thursday, October 21 by dropping in to encourage them to work hard for top grades. The pair spoke to over 1,000 teens as part of the "Get Schooled National Challenge and Tour", and star Big Boi revealed he once had ambitions to be a child psychologist before hitting the big time.

Big Boi Debuts 'You Ain't No DJ' Music Video

September 02, 2010 09:51:00 GMT

has made public a music video in support of his latest single called "You Ain't No DJ". Directed by Parris, it mostly features the star rapping to the camera and trading verses with his featured guest .

Lady GaGa Leads 2010 MTV VMAs Nominations List With 13 Nods

August 04, 2010 02:26:57 GMT

dominates this year's nominations list of 2010 MTV Video Music Awards. The "Poker Face" hitmaker is vying in 13 categories, including the top honor Video of the Year. This makes her break the MTV record by becoming the singer with the most nominations in a single year.

Big Boi-Designed Converse Shoe Released

August 02, 2010 05:21:09 GMT

Rapper can add footwear designer to his resume after teaming up with Converse to release a limited edition shoe to promote his new album. Fans of the star can now show their support for his music on their soles - the special run of Chuck Taylor All-Stars is emblazoned with the title of his latest solo project, "Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty", on the sides of the shoe.

New 'Thor' Official Photo Shows Odin and Loki, Film Confirmed to Be 3-D

July 15, 2010 02:21:52 GMT

A second official photo from "" has been released, bringing more characters from the movie. Putting ' Odin at the front row, the picture also gives the first look at as Loki. Meanwhile, 's Thor who has been unveiled before is captured holding his iconic hammer Mjolnir in this new still.

Eminem Reigns Hot 200 for Three Straight Weeks

July 15, 2010 02:16:13 GMT

still stays at the No. 1 position on Billboard Hot 200 with his latest effort "" this week. This makes the album the first set to lead the chart for three consecutive weeks since did so with "" back in March this year.

OutKast Will Regroup Despite Jive Records' Blocking, Big Boi Says

July 01, 2010 09:56:35 GMT

Rapper is adamant there will be an reunion in the near future, despite music executives trying to block the duo from teaming up again. Big Boi switched labels from Jive Records to Def Jam after bosses told him they were unsure how to promote his new album, "".

Outkast's Reunion Blocked by Jive

June 09, 2010 10:01:50 GMT

Jive Records bosses are blocking an reunion on 's new album - because they won't free up to record with his old pal. Big Boi jumped labels to Def Jam after Jive executives told him they were stumped on how to promote his new album, "".

Big Boi Debuts 'Shutterbugg' Music Video

May 27, 2010 08:24:58 GMT

"Shutterbugg" music video from has made its way out. The clip is directed by Chris Robinson and features, among other bizarre scenes, the member of climbing a mount of sneakers with a female companion.

OutKast Planning Comeback Album

April 14, 2010 09:35:44 GMT

Superstar rap duo is planning to record its first album in four years. and aka Andre 3000 released their last record, in 2006 - which shot to number two in the Billboard 200 and went platinum in the U.S.

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